Usability Testing with Wireframes

One of the most important benefits of creating prototypes is that they allow you to gather feedback quickly on the earliest incarnations of your ideas. While there is a benefit to taking some time to let your creative juices come to a full simmer, when Read full article

Which fidelity are you wireframing?

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I once worked with an Information Architect who insisted on building his wireframes with exceptional attention to detail. Years before the availability of modern, time-saving prototyping tools, he assembled massively multi-layered, full-color prototypes in Visio. Obsessively documenting each and every interaction in what was, admittedly, Read full article

Cyber Week Wireframing Offer

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Here’s a Cyber Monday Week wireframing offer you shouldn’t miss. Since we are neck deep in the development and testing process for the all new HotGloo we will extend the Cyber Monday offer all week long. So grab 30% off one month or 6, 12, … Read full article

Building your own UI widget library for wireframing

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Your own UI widget library represents a powerful tool in the modern UX field. A properly designed library can:

  • Reduce the amount of rework necessary for creating common objects that reappear frequently across an organization’s digital assets.
  • Provide a basis for maintaining a consistent sense
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Who Comes to the Wireframing Party?

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Involving as many people as possible in the wireframing process is important, but who, exactly, should we include in the collaborative process? How should we define their roles and responsibilities? Who should be invited to participate, and who should be required to participate?

 

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The Case for Collaborative Wireframing

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Imagine that you’re in front of a client presenting your wireframes. And about 1/2 way into the conversation you realize that their eyes are glazing over, or they’re nodding and smiling. But, no one is asking any questions.

 

You may suspect that this is … Read full article

Quo vadis Flash?

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Flash is in the news again. It was Facebook’s head of security who announced that he wants Flash to die so Flash reacted immediately and decided to change clothing in order to remain unrecognizable.

Just kidding but truth is there’s much negative talk about … Read full article

Android Wear UI stencils now available

 

The Android Wear UI stencil kit has landed. Last week it was the Apple Watch Ui stencil kit release and this week it’s all about the Android Wear wireframe UI stencil kit that we’ve uploaded to our Widget Library. The second wearable stencil

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UX Design Patterns for Wearables

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From the 3-D buttons and drop shadows of the early web to current flat-design methodologies, user interfaces in recent years have gone through a rapid succession of transformations. Recently, web designs for the desktop browser have mostly shifted to mobile UX paradigms. Current design attitudes Read full article

Apple watch UI stencil download

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Apple watch UI stencil download is now available within your HotGloo project.

This week we’ve uploaded a full Apple Phone wireframe UI stencil kit to the Widget Library. The first wearable stencil kit we offer  includes most common standard interface components for the … Read full article