Vintage and retro web design is still a popular choice of style among designers and their clients. It is important to use old-style elements within the design, and of course, it is very important to use a font that is reminiscent of the era being recreated. So today we are bringing you a selection of more than 30 vintage and retro fonts from different eras as far back as medieval style.
Oftentimes we are trying to create a great user experience. Usually this means smoothing out frustrations where we are actually ensuring good usability and not necessarily a good user experience.
How much effect do product pages have on conversion rates? Well, it depends. But the fact is that this page is your final chance to make the user buy.
Here are some of the best resources and online tools we could find for the month of July 2014. We are fortunate that the community of designers and developers are willing to share their work for free in many cases. Our monthly round-ups are a great opportunity to put before you some of the outstanding work from such creatives. If you download any of these freebies and there is a ‘Like’ button, please click it to show your appreciation.
Typography is a big part of any design, especially web or app design. Vertical rhythm is the alignment of lines of text in terms of text size and the spacing between the lines. It is often used to organize text and make it more legible; in turn, this makes the reading experience much better and the design more appealing.
The current trend of the use of large or fullscreen background images on website landing pages has forced the introduction of another trend – white headline text. Very often background photographs are dark, so it would seem that white is the new black in website design.
What if you knew the perfect formula for a successful product? Sounds like a marketing pitch for some cheap Hollywood movie, doesn’t it? But the truth is that scientists may soon have the “first draft” of that success recipe or at least will have a list of ingredients. Extensive studies in the field of neuroscience combined with numerous eyetracking researches, brain scans and neuromarketing findings prepare the ground for some very interesting discoveries also from a UX perspective.