All posts by Wolf Becvar

Using Balsamiq Mockups to plan our editor UI



Since we are designing and building the editor for the last couple of weeks, there is a lot of progress going on. Therefore we are using Balsamiq Mockups, another great tool for wireframing, perfect for fast visualizations. Right now Hannes is trying out a … Read full article

Interface design is next


Interface design is on our schedule for this week. The editor is growing and growing, put together piece by piece and looks really really cool. We are all very excited about the coming beta launch & looking forward to your feedback.


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The anatomy of UX tools


Talking about the anatomy of UX tools: we are currently at the UX design of the new editor and setting up the page for the beta launch in July 1st. The editor pic above is just a glimpse what the HotGloo editor will look like.… Read full article

UX design Japan


We have been to Tokyo to gather new ideas and impressions for upcoming projects and to see what UX Design Japan is all about. What we have learned throughout our journey: HotGloo loves Tokyo. It’s stylish, smart, communicatively & it conjures up a smile on … Read full article

UX tools beta



On July 1st, HotGloo UX tools Beta will see the light of the day.


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Bad UX design examples

Who thought that finding the appropriate payment service provider could be that tricky. First of all all their homepages suck and are really bad UX design examples – they are unclear and confusing. Impossible to find any rates there and it takes you ages to … Read full article

Learning from other great UX companies

What can we learn from other great UX companies? Take Google as example. Despite that it is not all gold that glitters, there are quite some things to learn from the “Innovation Machine”. A couple of days ago I found an article about Google’s philosophy … Read full article

Wireframe and mockup tools

Sally Nutt, a member of the Xing (social software platform for professionals) staff recommends HotGloo in Xing’s “User Experience” forum. Since there is no official Beta Version out yet, the testing must have happened during the HotGloo Alpha Phase. The topic of the Xing threat … Read full article

What is a wireframe?

Check out this great wireframe presentation by Nick Finck on the topic of wireframes and why and when they are useful.


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Wireframing in Barcelona


We are in Barcelona. Barcelona is a creative, inspiring city and it’s located right at the seaside. That`s why Hannes took himself a couple of days off and visited beautiful Gaudi City. Meanwhile we try to shedule the layout phase – there is still … Read full article