A little perfectionism is a good thing. This might be controversial. Continue reading “The Coffee Notepad manifesto”
So it’s been a while since I’ve posted here! The good news: I have been doing some design work – I just haven’t had the time to post about it. Continue reading “Getting back into the swing of things”
When you ask people what design means, you’ll probably get a lot of answers about colors, fonts, and layouts. You might even hear about mockups or wireframes if you talk to anyone who’s actually done some design work.
This post isn’t about any of those things. Continue reading “The hidden design step that can make or break your interface”
If you follow web design or development, chances are you’ve heard the term “user experience” or “UX” thrown around at some point. But if you haven’t spend some time around UX literature or practitioners, you might not have a good idea of what UX is about. Also, I’ve heard some outright misconceptions about UX, so I thought I’d talk a little bit about that today. So if you want to learn more about what UX is and isn’t, read on! Continue reading “So what is this UX stuff all about, anyway?”
I mentioned in a previous post that I recently set up a profile on a site for local creatives. In my profile, I have several choices for what to label myself, but I can only pick one. As I mentioned in that previous post, I wrestled with whether to call myself a designer or a developer. Continue reading “I changed my mind”