Author Archives: barry

Blog post about learning theory in web design and UX, from Birmingham and Lichfield web designer - Barry Khan.

Web design and UX blog posts

Some recent web design posts worth reading. https://uxdesign.cc/ux-trends-2017-46a63399e3d2 https://medium.com/ux-in-motion/creating-usability-with-motion-the-ux-in-motion-manifesto-a87a4584ddc Most apps nowadays ditch the hamburger menu and go for a bottom or top bar navigation. Psychology in UX by @tnsrig https://t.co/l0cD0HX7CC pic.twitter.com/pV5hpCkW1B — Marvel (@marvelapp) February 9, 2018 Most apps nowadays ditch the hamburger menu and go for a bottom or top bar navigation. Psychology […]

Recommended posts for February

Pretty stacked with work at the moment, but managed to find time to read these. Well worth a gander. Design Principles Behind Great Products by Anton Badashov https://medium.muz.li/design-principles-behind-great-products-6ef13cd74ccf#.x1euj7517 Sketch Tips to Maximize Your Productivity by DesignLab https://blog.prototypr.io/sketch-tips-to-maximize-your-productivity-part-3-composition-light-and-shadow-9944a9f84d9b#.9ah27ffug Source www.interaction-design.org https://www.interaction-design.org/literature/article/essential-design-thinking-videos-and-methods Source behance https://www.behance.net/gallery/47810259/2017-Design-Trends-Guide    

Client Side vs Agency Side

In 2004 when I graduated, I went to work for an agency as a graphic designer. It was a non profit organisation working within a University. It had an agency outlook to it, bridging a gap between education, academia and the “real world” commercial. When I say real world, clients got funding and used it to pay […]

Users behavior before personas

I’ve always had a passion for users, and naturally put them at the heart of decisions I make. Whether in sketching wireframes or designing mockups in photoshop. I think this is due to my time at University, studying Human Computer Interaction and User Centred Design, as part of my BSc In Multimedia Computing, way back […]