Material Design was developed by Google and is a design language used for Android devices. The idea, is to provide a design language which mimics the feel of pen and paper.    About Material Design was announced by Google at the 2014 Google I/O Conference on June 25th, 2014. It is intended for use with all versions of Android after 2.1 and in conjunction with the v7 appcomcat library and later versions.  Third party developers can incorporate Google’s Material Design functionality in their own work using freely available Application Programming Interfaces (APIs). For browsers that cannot support Material Design in its native format there isRead More →

Do you know why is accessibility important? If not, you should! The Web is fundamentally designed to work for all people, whatever their hardware, software, language, location, or ability. When the Web meets this goal, it is accessible to people with a diverse range of hearing, movement, sight, and cognitive ability. However, when web sites, applications, technologies, or tools are badly designed, they can create barriers that exclude people from using the Web. What’s more, accessibility is not just for these people. Accessibility is also for browsers that cannot load the content properly, for users that need to see content in big sizes, and alsoRead More →

Sketch was created specifically for designing screens for digital products whereas photoshop and illustrator are essentially photo editing and print graphics tools. Sketch is a high performance vector design tool that understands the workflow and challenges the modern ui/ux designer and although is vector the art board comes with a pixel grid to make deigns precise while and the time makes export a breezy for different device resolutions. Speed, It’s expected for your documents to be big and have many screens with shared designs consistencies, shared styles, symbols and responsive group resizing are just a few of the features in sketch that will completely revolutionizeRead More →

We currently have a wide variety of devices from which we access the internet. Smartphones, tablets, laptops, desktops, televisions, even clocks. They all have a different screen size and also a different resolution. An image on a smartphone can be seen very crisp, but this same file in a high resolution monitor will be pixelated. The ideal would be to have the same image but in several sizes and that the browser chooses what to present at any time. SRCSET attribute srcset is an attribute within the img element that allows us just this, to have several images in different resolutions, and the browser, dependingRead More →

Is it the same customer experience and user experience? Obviously not. However, in the digital age in which we live, they appear many times repeated, and this makes us confuse them. The general perception is that they have something in common or that they are at least similar, although it is not entirely correct.   Customer Experience (CX) – User Experience (UX) CX is the result of the interactions that a customer has with an organization during their relationship, such as customer service, quality control … The focus is on the customer’s journey from their first interaction until they purchase a product or service andRead More →

UI (User Interface) design is the design of user interfaces for software or machines, just like the look of a webpage or a mobile app, with a focus on maximizing usability and the user experience. The purpose of UI design is to make a simple, efficient and attractive user’s interaction with the interface. The good UI design clear the way for finishing the task, without creating unnecessary attention to itself. The way that we diference if it’s UX or UI design is that UX design makes an interface useful and UI design makes an interfice beautiful and attractive. In this exercice, we will learn aboutRead More →

Communication plays a vital role in design. Whether you design websites, mobile apps, or wearable UIs, your creations have to clearly communicate their intent and purpose. And since text does a lot of the heavy lifting in communicating purpose, you need a solid understanding of typography. Of course, designing a user interface differs from designing an ebook or blog theme. But the principles of type-centric design still apply. After all, on-screen communication happens through words, and type is the UI of language. Master typographer Robert Bringhurst opens his magnum opus, The Elements of Typographic Style, with this statement: Typography exists to honor content Every interface includes a seriesRead More →

Nowadays, tecnology is fully envolved in our lives.  We all of us bring a tecnologic device with us. We are constantly connected at the internet using tablets, smartphones or laptops. There are many  websites and platforms, for this reason to outstand we have to design our content rigurously. Here you have some tricks that can help you to create your desktop website design: Domain name Nowadays, it’s elementary to have a domain in the internet with the name of your company. It is also really cheap, it costs around 15€ per year. Personal data It is very important to have your personal data at firstRead More →

Hey everyone! I’m going to explain how useful could be Lottie for web animations in After effects; Lottie is an iOS, Android, and React Native library that renders After Effects animations in real time, and allows native apps to use animations as easily as they use static assets. Lottie uses animation data exported as JSON files from an open-source After Effects extension called Bodymovin. The extension is bundled with a JavaScript player that can render the animations on the web. Lottie only works if you use After Effects to produce your animations and this open-source animation tool is based on  BodyMovin extension. How to installRead More →

Initial phase (STEP 1) This first phase is in contact with your idea, with the sector and with mobile technology. Before youget in search of developers or designers you have work to do. Let’s start with a first real contact with your idea. -The idea of Android app. The first thing you need to create an Android app is to have a good idea. The ideal is that it meets a need, which solves a problem with mobile users. Check your competition. If there are Android applications that already cover this need,make a better app. Mature this idea until you think it could be viable.Read More →