UI/UX

  • Sonar: Microsoft’s Free New Tool Tells You How Good Your Website Really Is

    In the past, Microsoft was not known as a business that cared about web standards. However, at least since the new browser Edge, Microsoft tries to stick to HTML and CSS standards. Now, there’s a new tool called Sonar, which checks if websites meet the standards, and tests them regarding optimization options and safety issues. […]

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  • Mobile Webdesign: The Right Place For Your Navigation

    The design of mobile web layouts for smartphones poses a challenge for designers time and time again. The little space available on the devices has to be used in a meaningful way – mostly for the content. Thus, it would be best if the navigation took up no space at all, while still being easy […]

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  • UI/UX: Faster Page Load Times With Skeleton Screens?

    Recently the apps of larger providers tend to make their loading times seem shorter by displaying a basic frame of the actual layout first; the so-called skeleton screen. Skeleton Screens, Spinner or the Void Skeleton screens are supposed to leave the impression of a fast loading time. This works by displaying the skeleton, the basic […]

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  • By Designers For Designers: Fontbase Organizes Your Fonts For Free

    Straightforward font management is a must in the workspace of every designer. The free Fontbase provides just that and even has a couple more ideas to offer. Universal Tool for the Three Main Operating Systems The reasonably new tool Fontbase is available for free on your Mac, Windows, or Linux device. Originally, Fontbase was made to […]

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  • Bubbly Backgrounds: Moving Backgrounds for Your Website

    It’s not modern if it doesn’t move. Of course, this also applies to your website’s background. Bubbly Backgrounds are at your service. JavaScript for Bubbles Bubbly Backgrounds is a very small JavaScript written by a Norwegian developer called David who goes by the name of Tipsy on Github. With its compressed 696 bytes, the short […]

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  • Free: InVision Studio Could Kill Adobe XD, Sketch, and Framer

    You love Sketch, just got the hang of Adobe XD, or pay for Framer already? InVision Studio could still win you over. InVision Studio is a tool for rapid prototyping and the creation of production-ready assets alike. This puts it on one level with the favorite weapons from the houses of Bohemian Software, or Adobe, […]

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