Welcome to the 76th edition of Design Brief – our weekly selection of news and tips from the design world.
Nicola Rushton is a product designer and startup research consultant with a 10-year experience in the field. Seeing as the design landscape has changed a lot over the past decade, she’s got many valuable tips to share. Whether you’re an experienced designer, or you’re just getting started, check out Nicola’s lessons learned during her professional journey. Read more
Misinformation has been a major issue in the digital world. It becomes harder and harder to separate the true stories from the fake ones. For Facebook, it has been a huge challenge recently, and they’ve come a long way to make their News Feed more trustworthy. What can you learn from them? Read more
We expect short response times when we use an application. Unfortunately, longer waiting times are often inevitable when demanding tasks need to be completed. In such cases, you should reassure your users that progress is being made. This is where progress indicators come in handy. How to design them in a way that waiting will no longer be a pain for your users? Read more
Various documents – reports, briefs, maps, guidelines – are how designers communicate the results of their work to teammates or clients. The author shares simple tips on how to make documents clearer, better structured, and more appealing so that they readers can make a use of them. Read more
What will Blockchain mean for developers, creatives, and UX designers? The much-hyped technology has grown rapidly over the last few years, and it has the potential to change our world. In this comprehensive guide, you will find some of the best practices in designing for Blockchain. Read more
Design Principles are a set of considerations that form the basis of any good product. They help organisations, individuals, and product teams make better decisions. In this open-source resource, you will find over a thousand design principles and more than 100 real-life examples. Read more
Behance curatorial team features a small number of projects to appear on the front of our gallery each day. They pick work that effectively promotes the UI/UX community. An last week they decided to distinguish one of our projects: Groundwork - Better team payments. Read more