November 2014 Inside Design Articles

  • Designing for the space between devices

    Designing for the space between devices

    Nov 25, 2014 — There’s untapped magic in the gaps between gadgets. Multi-screen design is a preoccupying problem as we try to fit our content into many different screens. But as devices multiply, the new opportunity is less about designing individual screens but designing interactions BETWEEN them — often without using a screen at all.
  • 10 UX copywriting tips for designers

    10 UX copywriting tips for designers

    Nov 20, 2014 — All too often, tech companies lack the writing staff to get copy written for every single interface, ad, and interaction. Which means that designers like you often end up speaking directly to customers. Here’s a few tips to help you make the most of your user interface copy, broken up into sections on writing, editing, and design.
  • You need to be a better designer. Amazing, even.

    You need to be a better designer. Amazing, even.

    Nov 19, 2014 — Being an amazing designer isn’t just about producing the most incredible designs or innovative solutions to a problem. While design is undeniably your top priority, being a truly amazing designer requires striking a balance between design skills and professional skills. Why? Because that combination works to strengthen your reputation as a creative design expert—and a professional.
  • Inside the Design Team at Saatchi & Saatchi LA

    Inside the Design Team at Saatchi & Saatchi LA

    Nov 18, 2014 — Today, we’re talking to Tae Wan An & Charlie Hart, designers at Saatchi & Saatchi LA, about how design acts as a bridge between humans and technology, the importance of selling your ideas, and what failure looks like to them.
  • Inside the Design Team at BuzzFeed

    Inside the Design Team at BuzzFeed

    Nov 11, 2014 — We chatted with Allison Chefec, web designer at BuzzFeed, about why you are not your work, her process of creating new features at BuzzFeed, and what challenge has her design team most focused.
  • Future of Web Design 2014: A Recap

    Future of Web Design 2014: A Recap

    Nov 6, 2014 — Good coffee and bad wifi make for a great conference. Here’s our recap of the 2014 Future of Web Design conference in NYC.
  • Inside the Design Team at Huge

    Inside the Design Team at Huge

    Nov 4, 2014 — See what Karelia Jo Moore, Experience Lead at Huge, thinks about about finding success, getting a formal education in design, and what an ideal design process looks like.