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15 color and font combos to jumpstart your new designs

June 23rd, 2022, posted in learning
by Adelina

15 color and font combos to jumpstart your new designs

Design trends come and go, but color theory is forever. Thus, some color and font combos out there can be used throughout a variety of designs.
Dear UI/UX designers, here’s how to test apps you designed

June 1st, 2022, posted in learning
by Adelina

Dear UI/UX designers, here’s how to test apps you designed

Your design is done, and your development team coded most of it. As a designer, you have a chance to test it and find any possible issues. How do you find things you missed while designing? How can you find broken or nonsensical user flows?
Dear UI/UX designers, here’s how to get to know your users

May 27th, 2022, posted in learning, tech_stuff
by Adelina

Dear UI/UX designers, here’s how to get to know your users

There's a lot to figure out when you begin to work on a new app. A lot of it has to do with getting to know your users. What is their day to day life like? What part will this app play in their life?
Make devs suffer less: how to make UI designs responsive-ready

October 22nd, 2021, posted in tech_stuff
by Adelina

Make devs suffer less: how to make UI designs responsive-ready

One major thing UI/UX designers don’t think about enough is making their designs work on different device sizes. So we’re here to help you to make your designs responsive.
[Original Design Series] Heavy-duty UI design. Tips & tricks for designing data-heavy apps

July 12th, 2021, posted in learning
by Saiona

[Original Design Series] Heavy-duty UI design. Tips & tricks for designing data-heavy apps

Before adding in another multi-level dropdown menu or forcing a thousand-row table inside a modal, check out some of our tips & tricks for handling data-intensive UI.
[Foundation Series] Design workflows: getting your s**t together in Figma

July 8th, 2021, posted in tech_stuff
by Adelina

[Foundation Series] Design workflows: getting your s**t together in Figma

People tend to prioritize design and leave organization as an afterthought. So here is why you should tend to your Figma files like a rose garden.
“It's ugly, but it works” doesn't actually work. How we do app UI redesign at UPDIVISION

February 9th, 2021, posted in tech_stuff
by Saiona

“It's ugly, but it works” doesn't actually work. How we do app UI redesign at UPDIVISION

Designed” means carefully thought out. It means every element works together to form a coherent whole. And that's our goal when we redesign apps.
Top 21 UI/UX Design Tools for 2021

January 29th, 2021, posted in tech_stuff
by Adelina

Top 21 UI/UX Design Tools for 2021

At UPDIVISON, we use tons of useful development and design tools. Whether it’s inspiration sources, stock photos, icons or illustrations.