Category: Animation

Introducing Microsoft’s Fluent Design System

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We’ve seen leading companies implementing either their own design languages, or existing ones such as Google’s Material Design. Think of a design language as a well-documented guideline for creating apps and websites with an intuitive, engaging and consistent appearance. Microsoft recently unveiled their Fluent Design System, which is intended for use on a wide range […]

7 Astonishing Artists and Designers to Follow on Behance

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Our #1 design writer, Gabrielle Gosha, talks about the most astonishing artists and designers to follow on Behance when you need an inspiring creativity boost. Here’s her top 7. Bob Dylan once said: “Inspiration is hard to come by. You have to take it where you find it.” So…if you’ve ever struggled to find design […]

12 of the Best Dribbble Designers to Follow

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Most designers, whether they’re web designers, mobile app designers or graphic designers, are familiar with Dribbble. This powerhouse designer community is not only a social network of creative artists, but it’s also a magnificent hub of endless inspiration, and some of the best Dribbble designers also offer free design resources. While Dribbble’s invite-only membership system […]

4 Ways Use Functional Animation in UI Design

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Just a decade ago user interfaces that used animations were avoided, being most often associated with popups and flashing ads, but this has changed. Today details of interaction design and animation make a fundamental difference on modern websites and in modern apps. This mindset shift is clearly expressed in Zurb’s statement: We’re no longer just […]

Inspirational UI Design Ideas for Your Next Website Project

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The web has moved a long way from its traditional roots. Where once it was perfectly fine to provide a basic text-only website, now it’s practically expected that your sites convey not only information, but provide a modern, crisp and exciting user experience. To that end, it’s up to you as the designer or developer […]

The Top 9 Animation Libraries for UI Designers in 2017

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Frontend design has been through a revolution in the last decade. In 2007, most of us were still designing static magazine layouts – in 2017 we’re building ‘digital machines’ with thousands of resizing, coordinated, moving parts. Quite simply, great UI designers need to be great animators with a rock-solid understanding of the underlying tech. This […]