Why do we need SSI?
A! So you don’t even know what it is? And, moreover, do not understand why you need it? Well, then you have come where you need to. Today they explain…

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How to make a menu for a site? The main features of the menu selection
Whatever the site, without which it certainly cannot do, is without a menu. And often on one site there are several menus at once - for the main and additional…

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Is the UX design right for you? 8 character traits
Going to build a career in IT, many face difficulties in choosing a profession. We’ll show you how to check if the UX design is right for you. There are…

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How to create a color palette for sites or web interfaces

In Design Mania, there have already been several publications with similar topics: in a note about color matching services for websites, in addition to inspiration resources, we examined a couple of useful web tools; there was also a post with an overview of palette generators, etc. However, without understanding the logic of how to make a color palette, all of them may turn out to be ineffective. Today we will try to fill this gap and clarify some theoretical points that are well described in this article.

Those of you who have already used new-fangled online generators are aware of their principle of operation: first you select some basic values, configure a number of parameters (whose names resemble some kind of musical terms), and then as a result you get a list of 4- 5 shades Continue reading

The main types of user interface buttons

Buttons are one of the most famous interactive user interface elements. They play a very important role in creating user interaction and creating a positive experience. Continuing a series of posts on UI / UX design topics, this article has collected concepts and examples regarding the most commonly used types of buttons found on websites and mobile applications.

Previously, we published a note about the history of changes in the design of buttons on sites and in interfaces (starting from 2009), but now we will consider this element in terms of functionality, purpose and how it is implemented (triggered). This post is a translation of this article from Tubik Studio.

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Trends in the design of email newsletters in 2020

Despite the fact that email marketing has existed for decades, it still remains an actual trend in Internet marketing in 2020 and a popular way to promote services online. The method shows good returns at minimal cost and can compete in efficiency with the development of B2B sites (business for business) or the creation of beautiful landing pages (landing pages).

Email marketing is suitable for almost all niches and products, but here it is important to understand that it will attract customers and bring you sales only with the proper approach. Firstly, you should carefully consider your promotion strategy, and secondly, not just use 2-3 beautiful mail icons in the Continue reading

Golden ratio in website design
A key indicator of web design quality is how natural and easy it is for users to perceive. When creating the visual design of the site, it is important to…

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Hamburger menu for the site
We continue to discuss the topic of navigation in web projects. After considering examples of breadcrumbs, we decided today to talk about the so-called hamburger menu. There was a time…

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Design professions
Almost every profession has its own specializations. A web designer can only create landings or engage exclusively in the development of corporate sites, and a specialist in advertising graphics can…

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Is the UX design right for you? 8 character traits
Going to build a career in IT, many face difficulties in choosing a profession. We’ll show you how to check if the UX design is right for you. There are…

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