Every week I post a lot of my daily readings about Web, UI and UX Design, mobile design, webdesign tools and useful ressources, inspiration on
twitter and other social networks. I decided to put them all together in one place at the end of the week, in case you missed some. They are classified in different categories with some tags so that you can quickly select what you are interested in. Happy reading. Articles to read
Rotating Banners – They Are Never A Good Idea: a 15sec video to show you what it would be like if you brought homepage carousels into your retail stores.
Nice design pattern:
Adaptive Placeholders. Field labels that are inside the field as long as the field has no focus and then move to the top of it once the user started interacting with the field.
The Psychology Of The Checkout : on how to avoid the user cart abandonment
Disney’s secret A113 numbers hidden in movies 🙂
2 interesting articles on asking to be paid for conferences, I’m wondering if it’d work in France
Avoid Inline Scroll Areas (50% Get it Wrong) 5 raisons d’éviter les doubles barres de défilement à l’intérieur des sites et une solution alternative
#iOS Navigation #Off-Canvas
iOS, navigation, and hamburgers“, interesting point of view on the off-canvas and tab navigation in native apps
#Responsive #Project Management
RWD irl, a presentation by Trent Walton on responsive project management
Fivesimplesteps.com is back on track!
Inspiration and Great ideas
The Domestic Burlesque – Elsa Quarsell visits the homes of brilliant performers and the pictures and interviews will go up here.
The Coffeebrewer, such a nice idea to get coffee anywhere, simply add hot water to the bag and tada
271 Years Before Pantone, an Artist Mixed and Described Every Color Imaginable in an 800-Page Book Tutorials
Tips for Creating Accessible SVG Useful ressources
Usefulscience.org summaries of the latest science useful in life
Free Branding Mockups
Tools and plugins that will make your life easy
Prisma this is SUCH a GREAT idea : a Prisma, a global color swatches extension for Photoshop <3
You should not miss
Leaving Pixels behind : a vector workflow for designers – this is why I love SVG and basically most of what you need to know about it in one presentation