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 5 drawing exercises !

on the difference between seeing and knowing   The following exercises are a bit more advanced than the ones in the “Quick beginner’s guide to drawing”, and I hope you find them equally...

 Design better forms

Common mistakes designers make and how to fix them   Whether it is a signup flow, a multi-view stepper, or a monotonous data entry interface, forms are one of the most important...

 How not to be a mediocre developer

Disclaimer: I am not the best developer but I appreciate and reason the differences which make some developers stand out from the rest.   Photo by Joshua Earle on Unsplash Write...

 How to design a unique logo

  How to design a unique logo You know the drill. A new project starts. Timings are tight. You look for insights, surround yourself with research. Anxiety starts taking over. You...

 How to design for everyone, in 3 steps

First? Ignore the average user–they don’t exist.   [Source Image: EgudinKa/iStock] BY KATHARINE SCHWAB Inclusive design is officially a buzzword, with companies like Airbnb releasing an...

 Preventing back pain

Preventing back pain World Spine Day collaborators and organisations have compiled a helpful set of tips and resources to help you Straighten Up and Move including: Canadian Chiropractic...

 The mistakes I made as a beginner programmer

Learn to identify them, make habits to avoid them   Let me make one thing clear first. If you are a beginner programmer, this article is not meant to make you feel bad about the...

 Web Developer Security Checklist

Web Developer Security Checklist   Developing secure, robust web applications in the cloud is hard, very hard. If you think it is easy, you are either a higher form of life or you have a...

 Weekly Inspiration for Designers #144

Weekly Inspiration for Designers #144 via Muzli design inspiration         Super Buildings by Francesco Prisco   Dating app landing page by Divan Raj...

 What's the difference between a developer and an engineer?

Source: Pexels.com In the industry, the terms ‘software developer’ and ‘software engineer’ are used interchangeably. If you go for a role that is advertised as a developer role, the...

 Why Senior Devs write dumb code and how to spot a Junior from a mile away

One of my all time favorite quotes is from Brian Goetz, a smart dude in the Java world who is one of the authors of Java Concurrency in Practice, among other things. The quote appears in an...