Principles of design: "Symmetry and asymmetry"
Symmetry and asymmetry can be explored through balance design principle (symmetrical and asymmetrical balance). This new video from Principles of design (for developers) series will explain you what is symmetry and asymmetry, how to achieve it and create it in Expression Design. Have fun watching this video!Read more
Free video series "Principles of design: Emphasis"
Emphasis is one of the design principles. It is also known as dominance, focal point or area in a room’s decor. This new video from Principles of design (for developers) series will explain you what is emphasis, how to achieve it and create it in Expression Design. Enjoy it!Read more
Cool facts about Silverlight penetration / market share
Recently there has been an interesting discussion about Silverlight penetration and market share. As always, people tend to connect Flash and Silverlight and use the market share as a single most important metrics – but here, I’m sharing some really cool, interesting and surprising (?) facts about Silverlight market share.Read more
UX guidelines for Windows, Dynamics NAV and AX
User experience guidelines (UX Guides) are very useful design guidelines. Though they will not teach you how to design great user experiences – they will help you design your applications and avoid common mistakes. I’m sharing UX guidelines for Windows, NAV 2009 and AX 2009 with you.Read more
Web Trend Map 4 by Information Architects
Information Architects has released their fourth iteration of Web Trends Map series. As always, it’s pretty nice visualization showing current trends in Internet space and positions of different companies within it. But number of weird typos also comes as a part of packageRead more
How much to charge for your design work?
User experience design, web design, graphic design, logo design – design in general … You work, you want to get paid. Question of all questions is how to come up with right price. One that will be fair to your customers and one that will not make you feel underpaid.Read more
What is RoleTailored UX in NAV 2009? Part 2/2
In first article on RoleTailored User Experience I’ve shared some basic information and explained how RoleTailored UX is based on extensive research and I’ve discussed Customer Model. Now I will go through major RoleTailored UX elements – Role Center, List Places and Task Pages.Read more
SL adoption rate will accelerate during the crisis
Silverlight has been launched in October 2008 and since it has gained impressive ground. While some keep arguing that Silverlight is immature and predict slowdown or even darker destiny to Silverlight, there are many reasons to think just the opposite.Read more