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Writings about UX, Design, Products, Remote work and Insights

May 18

6 Ugly Truths About Becoming A Freelance Designer

May 01

Creative Energy vs Time

Apr 11

You Don't Need a Website, You Need a Solution

Feb 27

How to Easily Accept Any Feedback

Feb 16

10 Reliable Ideas For Finding Freelance Clients

Jan 19

Quitting 9 to 5 Job, Freelancers, And Nomadic life

Dec 09, 2017

Monthly Resolutions Is A Game Changer

Finally, I figured how I can do so many stuff and have a laser focus on each thing even if they are different. This is something that really changed the game and helped me to finish the product I was working on and actually launch it.

Sep 01, 2017

Finance Tracking App Press Release

Aug 02, 2017

Designing The Creative Strategy

More and more often I have these moments of anxiety and unfocus and I notice that a lot of creatives have this lately. It's everywhere on the Internet like blog posts, social media posts, podcasts etc. I decided to understand the problem and find the way to focus and calm down.

Jul 27, 2017

Reinventing myself

I didn't blog for a while and I have a reason for this, but right now I'm living this nomadic life and ready to share some of the insights.

May 21, 2017

Ratings And Healthy Consumption Of Media

May 08, 2017

Generating Ideas

There is no single and true process for generating a killer idea. What works for one creative probably will not work for another one. The same for projects. The idea in project A probably will not work in project B.

Apr 30, 2017

Design Rules And Pushing The Boundaries

First of all, why creatives don't like rules? I can say about my experience and what I noticed from what other creatives say about rules and most commonly how do they break them.

Apr 20, 2017

Who Is A Successful Designer

We all have life experience. Sometimes it's good, sometimes - bad. That's how we learn. Sharing experience helps you and other people learn a lesson. What can you learn from posting stuff on the internet?

Feb 06, 2017

Why Many Companies Neglect To Do User Research

Jan 30, 2017

What Is Being A Minimalist

Jan 21, 2017

Why Being A Perfectionist Is Killing You And How To Deal With It

Dec 05, 2016

UX Design Successful Examples That Weren't Expected

Nov 27, 2016

Visit To Helsinki And Why I Like Scandinavia

Nov 23, 2016

How To Be Happy If You A Creative Person

Nov 13, 2016

Why We Need User Research

Nov 07, 2016

How To Align Text In Buttons And Other UI Elements

Nov 01, 2016

Balance In Design

Sep 19, 2016

How To Be Productive Spending Time Nicely On Sunday

There are a lot of articles about productivity and I think I mentioned some productivity tips before in one of my previous articles. But in addition to this, I want to make a mark upon this movement. Since we all have different lives and experiences.

Sep 19, 2016

Do Not Take Side Projects Seriously

Mar 31, 2016

Being Rude With A Client

We'll talk about clients in servicing business, not customers. And most of the examples and point of views will be from the design perspective. Since I'm a designer.

Mar 27, 2016

Hard And Soft Skills Of Designers

What skills do designers should have? There are a lot of skills sets that we can only imagine. But if to be more specific than I think we need to categorize skills somehow.

Mar 11, 2016

Common Design Process Mistakes

Mar 06, 2016

Does Software Matters In The UX Design Creative Process

User experience should be always the end goal of every process. And it doesn't matter what tools do we use. We can create a successful UX by code or even by hand on a paper.

Feb 29, 2016

Benefits Of Thinking Big, Global Influence Of Design On The World

Would be great if your work would change the world isn't it? I've already passioned about it for several years and each year I have more and more passion for changing the world with design in a good way...

Feb 12, 2016

What Content Is Appropriate For Index Pages And Start Screens

It's a common question for informational websites and for mobile applications as well. Should it be the main screen of your product or just a list of content? What information is appropriate for a starting point?

Feb 06, 2016

Left Aligned Websites And Proper Use Of Space In Design

In what cases can we use this type of web interfaces and how can we change it to fit on mobile screens? And the main question why should we use this type of design? Let's take a look what we have and then compare it with left-aligned websites.

Jan 23, 2016

Importance Of Consistency In Design

People notice consistency, but not announcements. It's everywhere in life, not only in the design area.

Jan 15, 2016

What The Difference Between UX Design For IOS And Android

Sometimes, I have clients who want to create a mobile application. But they do not specify a platform. iOS applications could be different from Android applications. Especially, from the UI design perspective. We have different guidelines and design principles for both platforms.

Jan 14, 2016

UX Improvements For Checkout Process

High motivation and "Easy to do" are a key component to generate more purchases through your checkout process. You'll get frustrated if you have high motivation and it's difficult to make a purchase on your site. And if you have low motivation, but it's easy to do, you get annoyed.

Jan 06, 2016

How To Choose What You Want To Do

Sometimes we have a situation when we don't know what to do next. Life is good and you don't know what achievement do you want in the future. Or life is not so good and you can't decide how to fix it. How to choose a direction of your actions? What kind of things do you want to happen in your life?

Dec 18, 2015

7 Tips About Navigation In UX Design

Navigation - any action that takes a user to a new part of the interface. Or which requires him to locate objects tools or data.

Dec 11, 2015

Influence Of Color On User Experience

Colors has a strong impact on design solutions that we produce. Moreover, it plays one of the most valuable roles in User eXperience.

Dec 05, 2015

UX Design Successful Examples That Was Not Expected

Regular users aren't interaction designers. They cannot be expected to visualize the larger effects of interaction paradigm shifts. But the market has shown that people will give up painful, poorly designed software. They willing to find easier, better software.

Nov 29, 2015

How Long Is It To Create A Good UX Design And Project Timelines

You can set up a deadline for UX Design work, but you need to be competent in it. First of all, you need to understand all the processes. And what outcome do you expect to get from this work.

Nov 20, 2015

Why We Undervalue UX Design

Nov 13, 2015

Creative Boundaries In Design, Projects And Business

It's hard to operate when you have an unlimited amount of choices. Especially in creative fields such as design.

Nov 06, 2015

Analysis And A/B Tests Of UX

People do A/B testing in the most of the cases, but do not notice it. I've already created 7 versions of Fland-lab website and I think this is a hard mode of A/B testing. Since, I have done it manually and without any testing tools.

Oct 18, 2015

What You Need To Know About UX Design

Sometimes people have doubts about user experience design and often it's because of lack of knowledge about this sphere. In this article I'll try to highlight the most common statements about UX design to give you a basic knowledge.

Aug 16, 2015

How To Improve Revenue With Information Architecture

Good IA helps to make a digital project successful. It makes the web interface more user-friendly and it's easy to find something really valuable even if you have a lot of information on a website. You can say that this is more navigation question.

Aug 15, 2015

How Fonts Can Improve UX

The purpose of any text on your website or application is to help your users accomplish their goals. You feel yourself more comfortable with an interface where text is readable and fonts in a harmony with other elements. It looks like all on their perfect places.

Aug 10, 2015

10 UX Tips For Landing Page

By digestible text means headlines with a strong offers, sub-headlines, copy text, etc.

Jul 31, 2015

Shapes, Geometry And Space In Design

Shape is used in areas of two-dimensional space that can be defined by edges. They can be geometric and organic. Shapes can be defined by line, form, space, value, color and texture...

Jul 24, 2015

Color Theory

Color can play a great role in any type of design. Sometimes we can use similar types of design, but with different color palettes. And we can experience a very different feelings regarding them.

May 15, 2015

Launch Of A Project On Time

I know a lot of projects who broke their deadlines and they don't launch in the planned time. People risks launching not needed product if they breaking up their deadlines. Market changes and project has a risk to not satisfy their customers in another time of launch.

Apr 10, 2015

Investment In UX Design

People think that is a better way to make an investment in their business is marketing or other sources of traffic attraction.

Mar 12, 2015

How To Find A Competent Digital Product Designer

In this article we'll talk about a most common problem in finding competent designers for your project. Also, you'll find here helpful advice of how to identify a good designer and exclude bad guys who just want to get your money.

Feb 24, 2015

How Is Time Management Works In Developing Design

The most common problem is that classic time management doesn't work for the majority of the designers. When we use classic time management tools we just kill time, but this is not a golden opportunity for us.

Feb 13, 2015

How Does Good Design Increase Sales

Let's start with some great tips that make your internet product more desirable for your customers and users.

Jan 26, 2015

High-Resolution People

High-resolution person understands his business well and makes less critical mistakes on the way to wealth and success.

Jan 19, 2015

Why Business Should Be Packed

The common problem of many businesses is that the shell does not consistent with the content.

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