3 Placemaking Lessons From the Magic Kingdom
UX designers need to know about placemaking, and Disneyland is a great example to learn from
Also - DISNEYLAND WOOO! So exciting! But seriously, they are pioneering people movement, and the understanding of a large and complex system. The visitors have a goal, and Disneyland do too!
Money! Getting people to, on, and off the rides!
Sketch 43 is coming to town with a new game. An open file format!
Stay with me - I know this sounds boring a code-y but it will be cool.
So the file format basically means the Sketch file is a JSON array boring bit done. That means you can generate sketch files on the fly. Want to accurately convert a sketch file to a website? Done. Want to output a stylesheet of fonts and colours? Done. Sketch, you occupy our dreams.
When Will Apple Wow Us Again?
Be more like Nintendo, Apple.
Apple has $230 billion dollars of cash on hand, but the most innovation we've seen recently was the removal of a 3.5mm headphone jack on their iPhone 7 - basically the same iPhone as the 6s and 6 before it. I'm bored Apple, give me a switch!
Did Snapchat succeed because of its controversial UI?
"Some designers resent its success because it doesn’t follow patterns we were taught to follow"
But is it worth $28 billion dollars… Apparently. Darn Millennials. Also, did you know it did live video calling?! I'm 22, so I guess I'm too old to be inducted into the cult of snap.
A Look into Navigation in Web Design
Navigation, what do you want to use?
Hamburger? List? Plain? Hidden? Hybrid? Taxonomy-based? I mean... wow. Such navigation, so little time.
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