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10 Popular Design Trends It's Time to Let Die

Via @SEScacca Rather than holding onto techniques that no longer serve your business, clear them out and make way for modern trends that’ll have a greater impact. Read full article Read more

Pay Attention to These Web Design Trends for 2020

Via @samselders2 What's the future of web design in 2020? Will everything change? Well — not everything, but some specific '20 web design trends are worth your attention. Read full article Read more

The Problem with Dropdown Fields (And What You Should Use Instead)

Via Design Smarts Dropdowns are one of the default fields in the form design toolkit. But far too often, the dropdown is used in a way that makes user input more difficult. Read entire article Read more

What If Amazon.com Actually … Is a Horrible Website?

Via Katie Notopoulos This author asks, "How does a powerful, innovative behemoth megacorporation repeatedly fail at its most basic task: running a website?" She admits she cherry-picked her examples, but still makes some good points. Read full... Read more

Design Trends From Cyber Monday 2018

Via Sean McGowan The busiest online shopping event of the year provides an opportunity to analyze design strategies some online retailers put in place. Read full article Read more

The Pitfalls of Running A/B Tests

Via Ariel Verber A/B tests, a way to offer slightly different versions of your product to users of the same initial group, are probably one of the best ways to bring actionable data. But they aren't without pitfalls. Read full article Read more

7 Ways To Design for a Global Audience

Via Suzanne Scacca  | @sescacca The matter of geography in web design is an important one to consider and could have a significant impact on your conversion rate if not handled properly. Read full article Read more

How to Build an Online Form That Converts

Via noupe.com Like math, or topiary, or knitting, form-building isn’t everything it seems. Behind a good form’s apparent simplicity lies tweaking, thoughtful decision making, careful planning and yes — creativity. Read full article Read more

Dark Patterns And Other Design No-Nos For Mobile

Via Suzanne Scacca  | @sescacca While your company may get some superficial and short-term gains in the process via so-called "dark patterns", nothing good will come from it in the long-run. Read full article Read more

How to Make Sure Your Site is Up-to-Date: The 10 Most Important Factors

Via Web Resources Depot Creating and launching a website is a great deal. However, if you think that once you launch a website, you’re done, you’re likely to miss quite a lot. A website requires constant care and regular updates. Read full article Read more