User Interface Design

Native font stack VS Custom fonts.

Fonts have had a ever evolving history on the web.  If you’ve been around a while, you would have had the fortune of having...

How to Conduct a Heuristic Evaluation

Definition: Heuristic can be defined as an approach to problem solving or self-discovery that is sufficient for reaching an intermediate short term goal or approximation. ...

How to translate UX research in Product Design

Designing a user friendly solution can be difficult as you navigate your way through remote workshops, ux research and testing. So how do you...

Creating a Design Library in Sketch

How do you create a design library in sketch? The term design system is synonymous with design/component libraries. They shouldn’t be – design libraries...

My Top UX/UI Design Tools in 2020

The UX/UI design space has seen some massive changes in the last 10 years. I cringe to see anyone try and design a digital...

Why Branding is important

Are you guilty of thinking Branding, design and logos were things that you created because it’s what businesses needed to sell themselves. My degree...

Creating User Personas

Just like marketers have a target audience, UX designers have personas which are essentially descriptions of users, based on research. When I came across...

How to Give Designers Feedback

Giving your designer feedback is one of the key steps to delivering the best result for your project.  But how to do you give...

What to expect when working with a freelancer remotely

If you’re thinking about working with a freelancer remotely, I’m about to show you how you to do it effectively and why it’s better...

UX Tools & Techniques and When to Use Them

One of the challenges that a lot of people in the UX space tend to come across is choosing which UX tool or methodology...

Log in vs Sign in - Which is Better?

Trying to decide whether to use the terminology ‘Log In’ vs ‘Sign In’. With user experience consistency is key, and whichever you decide to...

Reducing Design Debt on your Website or App

Do you have design debt? Design Debt is the idea that the more inconsistencies you have in your website app or branding, the more...

Conducting effective Contextual Research

Why should you conduct contextual research? As a UX designer and even a business owner, it’s too easy to sit behind a desk in...

How to Create a UI Style Guide in Sketch

Style guides are essentially rules that you as a ‘UI designer’ use to create consistency within the design and development team. So how do...

How to solve a complex UX problem

Solving a complex UX problem. What I’d love to be able to tell those who are thinking of designing or are in a redesign...