How to measure your mobile site speed: Test My Site

Having a slow mobile site speed not only makes your user experience bad but also makes you rank lower on search engines. It is extremely important to optimize your site to be well seen and presented on mobile, but also, to really make it ...

User Testing on UX design

Through the years, the design concepts applied to user interfaces and user experience have evolved to become an integral part of the creative process. Almost every designer has to face the problem of having beautiful ideas but terrible execution. Even if what you think ...

Improve WordPress UX With Custom Gutenberg Blocks

Last year, on December 6th, Wordpress 5.0 released a huge upgrade to the content editor UI, the Gutenberg Block Editor came to enhance the Wordpress experience with an extensible drag & drop content designer interface based on React. However this kind of editors are ...

Button Design essentials for your Web UI

When we, as users, navigate through a website or app we click here and there in different parts of the interface. While we're doing this, we usually overlook one of the vital elements on every design system: the button. Buttons have a special meaning ...

Color Contrast: an accessibility primer for Interface Design

As designers and developers, we need to take into consideration all the people that reach our apps/websites, including the people that are visually impaired. Our creations should be, or at least try to be, suitable for them, including those with less than 20/20 vision. ...

Don’t make me think – A usability guide for web and mobile applications

The following article is a compilation of some of the most important principles introduced by Steve Krug in his best seller book "Don't make me think". If you are working in the software industry, creating websites or products, you need to read this book. ...

Why many websites are simply not intuitive or usable

Most complex web applications and websites are built by highly technical developers. Developers, generally speaking, think in different ways than "normal" people. So, it should not be a surprise that these apps are built to work but not necessarily built to be intuitive. Indeed, ...