Tag Archives: app

Quick Tips: App Design with Adobe DPS

Take a minute and think about what kind of designer you are. What category would you put yourself in? Print? Digital? Would you go more specific and say brand management or strategist? How do you define you and what you do? Chances are if you’re a designer — any kind of designer at all...

Site of the Day: Postable.com

The Postable site is inspiring on its own, but the idea behind the product is also fantastic. I appreciate its laser focus on solving one big problem: finding the mailing addresses of your contacts. (Because who keeps an address book anymore?) The service is sleek and probably a lifesaver for newly engaged couples. Need...

Site of the Day: GetFelix.com

One of the most challenging things a designer can be asked to do is design for a product that isn’t easy to understand. Take Felix, for example—on first glance, I doubt you have any idea what this product is. (In short, it’s an advertising service for local businesses.) The website takes an effective storytelling...

Site of the Day: CoSupport.us

This is one of those sites you fall in love with the more you look at it. Here’s why I love it: The site breaks with convention and has a slightly unusual layout. The main image conceptually links their product (app support) with the customer’s product. The typography is fun and easygoing—not overly uptight...

Site of the Day: DiscoverCircle.com

This site is a beauty for many reasons, but I want to highlight one specific element. The photo slider is really ubiquitous these days, but this site’s slideshow is woven into the site in a unique way. Practically the entire page is the scroller, though parts of it remain static. I always love it...

Help Make the Web Suck Less

Zurb, the makers of a bunch of awesome tools for web design, is looking for usability testers. Enroll is an app designed to take the suck out of the web. You get paid to take quick tests that help companies justify design decisions. During October 2011 alone, 22,000,000 new websites went online. That’s wild! The...

Free: HOW Interactive Conference App for iOS

Thanks to Method Apps, we’ve got a free HOW Interactive Conference app you can download! In the app—compatible with iOS 4.0 or newer—you can check the session schedule, browse the speakers’ bios, take notes and more. You can download it in the App Store. And, of course, we’ll be tweeting throughout the conference @HOWinteractive....