Many people think like this — it’s good to have images on a website. They make a website look good, fill up the white space and add more colour to the website. Are these the only purposes of having images on a website? Are images just for decoration? If you think so, you need to read on — images … Continue reading Best way to use images for websites
Users are more tolerant of minor usability issues when they find an interface visually appealing. This aesthetic-usability effect can mask UI problems and can prevent issue discovery during usability testing. Identify instances of the aesthetic-usability effect in your user research by watching what your users do, as well as listening to what they say. Instances … Continue reading What is the Aesthetic-Usability Effect?
We look at one of the basics of web development and design, styling your HTML with an alt attribute, and why this is so important. If an image on your page isn’t really there for any purpose, you might struggle to come up with meaningful alt text for it, so it’s quite common to leave … Continue reading Is Alt attribute necessary for all images?
There is one major difference between these two font styles. Serif fonts contain additional decorative elements like simple flourishes at the end of each letter, unlike sans serif fonts. The most common one you may know of is the Times New Roman font. Sans serif fonts, on the other hand, are clean font types without … Continue reading Difference between Serif and Sans Serif fonts
Google Doodle: Way to make things better There have been thousands of Google Doodles till date. Each day we see a remarkable thing happening at the Google search home page. This always reminds us why Google is one of the best internet companies. Because of the Google Doodle we always have been inspired to learn … Continue reading Most iconic Google Doodles Ever: Art and history in a doodle by Google
We are living in an era where each new technological concept is the need of the hour to inject something new into your business. Every latest technology over the web comes with its associated pros and cons and thus it is mandatory to look out for each minor concept before adopting any web technique in … Continue reading Difference between AngularJs and ReactJs
The success of the project depends on the technology used for the development process. This is the era of the latest and advanced technologies where everyone is in the race of achieving better business prospects by maintaining the huge client base. Today, customers are more conscious about their brand reputation, which can only be established … Continue reading Which is better? Bootstrap or Google Material Design
Here’s a wonderful short film by The Printing Ink Company in Canada that takes us through the process, techniques and craft of ink creation. The company shares the methods they use to create every color in the PANTONE spectrum, the challenges they face and the attention to detail that goes into making every jar of … Continue reading For all those art lovers and color freaks – this is how ink is made (video)
Brainstorming a Name A simple 6-step process to come up with 100 ideas Competitors What name/s are your competitors using to brand their products? Include substitutes. Write down 15 words. Value What words encompass the most important thing your product does for its users? Use verbs. Write down 15 words. Literal Which words come to … Continue reading The Beginner’s Guide to Branding – Part II
With a recent surge towards mobile browsing and cool new design options like parallax scrolling, the web has seen millions of websites receive facelifts over the past few years. It has also led to a lot of poor web design choices that prevent consumers from fully connecting with brands. From unattractive homepages to weak content, … Continue reading 10 Most Common Mistakes in Web Designing