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Designing for the future: trends we need to consider now

I would like to tell you my story. It is very interesting and unusual as all truthful stories. Since childhood I have been dreaming to become a fashion designer. But life circumstances always changed my dream, not exactly changed but put it off. Then computers appeared. And I decided to become a web designer. It was just a new exciting trend in the world interaction. IT sphere developed very fast and I became a UI/UX designer. It is a mix of logical skills, ability to think, to understand human needs and creativity. Also you should love technology. Thus I became a person who believes in the world future changes and sees[…]

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How to become a good designer

Recently I have had a wonderful opportunity to share my knowledge of designer with other people. It was a great experience and I will definitely continue this practice. Now I want to share with my adorable readers some of details of my speech. The title of my report was “The stages of designer’s growth and development”. Another title is “How to become a good designer”. Here is a little photo of my speech: I’ve reviewed the following topics: Designers’ necessary skills; How to get a job in a company; Work of designer in a company VS Freelance; Freelance design projects: where to search; Psychology of communication with a client; List[…]

How to make a client happy

How to make a client happy?

Making people happy is the sweetest thing. Do you agree?  So you are a famous designer, or not too famous – it doesn’t matter. But you still want to make your client happy. And you want him to return for your services again. I think if you are a good psychologist it is the easiest thing to do for you. It depends on a few factors: Your work Client’s task Client’s mood It is obvious that first you work for reputation and then reputation works for you. So to make a client happy and make him come back to you should do your career extremely awesome. You already know that[…]

How to become a successful graphic designer

How to Become a Successful Graphic Designer

How to become a successful graphic designer? You should be talented, clever and hardworking. And of course know some secrets. The world of design is incredible… Designers are people with unlimited inspiration, wide purview and fresh points of view. Graphic designer is also a part of this large family. How to become graphic designer? If you are not a professional designer but you have the sense of beauty you have a chance to become a successful graphic designer. All you should do is always learn. Graphic designer does advertisement materials, multimedia, web development. He usually uses 2 programs: Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator. You can watch different tutorials in YouTube[…]

How to create a successful app

How to Create a Successful App

It is always hard to start anything. Especially if it is your business, especially if you decided to create a successful app. You think that there are might be some secrets in app design. Of course there are a lot of ways to find out these secrets. One of it is to read a lot (read what are main principles of design), another one is practice. But practice usually costs not only your time but also a lot of money. Lets decide what are the main steps to create a successful app. 1. Create a business model. Before you design an icon, code, hire copywriters you should think how your[…]

how to earn money from design

How to earn money from design

Recently I tried to find out the ways where usual graphic, web or UI/UX designer can earn money from design. There are few ways : work at the studio, freelance or having your private business (design studio). Earn money from design: work at studio. Advantages. If you are a beginner in design I advise you to start your experience at studio. You just left your education and got a lot of theoretical knowledge. Of course without communicating with other more experienced designers your education as a designer will be slower. While working at studio you will find out a lot of routine work which will help you in future when[…]

What is UI Design

What is UI Design?

What is user interface (UI) ? Every day we work with computers, mobile devices and other machines. And interact with them. You can do anything you want by only a few taps – order food, make an order on online store, communicate with your friends in socials or find new people to get acquainted. And all this make you use interfaces. So there must be people who think how to design these interfaces and make it easy in use. User interface design (UI design), user interface engineering is a design for machines and software. It is usually made for computers, mobile devices, other electronic devices and is based on user experience.[…]

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22 Main Principles of User Interface (UI) Design

  User interface design (UI design) is a long and thoughtful process which needs a lot of attention to details and special vision of the problems. You must think as user. Sometimes the decision of the problem is on the top but UI designers do not pay attention to the obvious things. After reading some literature about user interface design and having some practice we can generalize all the information about main principles of user interface design. There are a lot of rules which I think are important to remember to make a good user interface design. Here are the most important of the principles of user interface design: Interface[…]

Product Manager VS UI/UX Designer. What is the difference?

Why a UI/UX Designer is Mostly a Product Manager?

Who is a designer? It is person who creates tangible or intangible objects, such as consumer products, processes, laws, games and graphics, etc. So he creates not only visible side but also the whole process. But if we talk about main people in the company usually we do not call to mind usual interface designers.  In big companies there are special people who manage the process of creating and development of the product. Manager is a person who makes business planning, gathers and generalizes common information and makes analytics to take take business decisions. These decisions must lead to successful results. Other way the work of a manager is useless. So if[…]

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How to make a design site for two days or the story of my disappointment

I was a designer. I tried to learn fast and to develop myself as a high-classed specialist. Now I understand that all your forces must be seen by other people: they should criticize your works or admire them. No other way. In the 21th century the right way to achieve this goals is to make a web site. So one day I decided to break the rules and create my own way of self-expression. I opened my hosting web site and started to find out the way to make a my own website without any help. I chose good domain name, paid for it using my card and connected it[…]