I just got back from An Event Apart San Francisco and my brain is about to burst. I’ll do my best to summarize my most significant learnings and share lots of great new (to me) tools and resources. Recurring id ...
Senior Designer & UX Strategist

Sketch vs. Fireworks

Our design team was shocked and dismayed to hear that Adobe was no longer supporting future updates to Fireworks. All three of use Fireworks daily for our design work. Sure it might not be the most stable appli ...
Creating or redesigning a website can be an overwhelming task to take on. Most people don’t know where to start, or get stuck along the way. To make this process easier to understand, we produced this infograph ...
As the sites we build get increasingly complicated, the wireframing phase is increasingly important. Solving high-level usability challenges early in the process is less expensive and faster for you and your cl ...
Senior Designer & UX Strategist
Now that you’ve got a basic framework for your wireframes, you’re ready to dive in! You should have a fat stack of paper wireframes to work from, so the hard thinking should be done already. This is the part of ...
Senior Designer & UX Strategist
I started using OmniGraffle to produce wireframes over a year ago and haven’t looked back. I went from spending weeks creating greybox-style, perfect wireframe in Fireworks to being able to knock out 55 pages o ...
Senior Designer & UX Strategist
The future is now At the Design4Drupal camp in Boston there was a lot of talk about responsive design the state of design and where the future of design is headed. There was much discussion about what types of ...
Giving design feedback is hard, but with a few quick tips you do it like a pro. The Design Feedback Sandwich. The best way to keep designers happy is to use what I call the Design Feedback Sandwich . Start by t ...