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2019
11/Jul

Top 3 Sources for Stock Images in 2019

July 11, 2019

 

Article by Quinn Frankel 

Finding high-quality photos for free may not be the easiest task. With help from our designers and developers at KnockMedia, we came up with a list of three of the best sources for stock images. 

Pixabay – Pixabay has a plethora of photos to choose from.

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2019
18/Jun

Top 5 UX Professions

June 18, 2019

Article by: Matt Donahue

The user experience (UX) industry is made up of a lot of intertwining professions that all coincide with the same goal in mind, to create a positive and rewarding experience for the user. Here is a quick list of the top 5 UX professions to help you get started on figuring out which is best for you.

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2019
11/Jun

Top 3 User Experience Design Tools in 2019

June 11, 2019

Article by: Quinn Frankel 

Getting started on your project is never easy. Picking the right tools at the start might be the most difficult part of the entire project. It is crucial to the success of your project that you are utilizing the best and most efficient tools that are available to you.

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2019
06/Jun

What Is A Minimum Viable Product

June 6, 2019

Article by: Matt Donahue

What is an “MVP”

Have you ever become immersed in a new hobby and thrown a ton of money into it for a week or two before losing interest almost immediately afterwards? That’s what a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) helps to avoid for your business. It is a development technique that tests a rapidly-formed prototype of a website in the market to collect user feedback,

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2019
04/Jun

What is a Progressive Web App?

June 4, 2019

Article by Quinn Frankel

What is a PWA?

The iPhone was released in June of 2007 and has sparked a social revolution ever since its release. Following Steve Jobs’ release of the iPhone, nearly 63% of total internet usage happens on mobile phones. Using the internet on your mobile phone has become a global trend due to the convenience and the ability to access anything on the internet.

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2019
20/May

UX and UI explained simply

May 20, 2019

User experience (UX) and user interface (UI) are trendy terms but do you know what they really mean, and how they impact your everyday life?  Read our feature from LinkedIn Pulse, a simple and relatable take on UX vs UI.

Have you ever driven or ridden in a car or truck?  Yes, of course you have! 

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2019
08/Apr

Get Your Content Team Out of That Creative Rut

April 8, 2019

We know teams set out to create, distribute, and promote amazing content – content that matters, that’s fresh, innovative, and relevant. We also know these teams can get in a rut and become risk averse or, worse, stagnant. And that conundrum sets up leadership challenges that even the best managers and most effective executives might not be prepared to handle.

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2019
02/Feb

10 Best Wireframe Tools for UX Designers

February 2, 2019

Production: Every morning, you can see people are rushing to their offices by different communications. Some people take a taxi for time-saving, some others take buses for cost-saving, and also some people chose to walk to office for exercising. This scene reminds me of the designers choose wireframe tools for Mac.

This article originally appeared on UX Planet.

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2018
28/Sep

Is UX Design a Science?

September 28, 2018

As a field in its relative infancy, UX design is often misunderstood. Even within the industry, there seems to be much debate about what it is and how to categorize it. Ever more frequently the question arises: is UX design a science?

Now you might be wondering: why does it even matter? It’s not necessarily a case of finding the right label.

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2018
20/Aug

Design Thinking and Digital Intent

August 20, 2018

Companies are focusing on design thinking and digital transformation these days, trying to come up with better solutions to the same old problems that still exist in business today. I also talked about the term digital intent. While this not my own term, I have applied it in a different way to describe the outcomes of design thinking.

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