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Issue 314


Endowed progress effect: Give your users a head start
If you provide humans with artificial progress towards a goal, they will be more likely to have the motivation to complete that task.

Some design principles are universal
Four design principles to help guide you that have been proven over time.

Mercedes vs Lucid: Different Views on Luxury UI Design
The difference between the two views of luxury is highlighted in the UI design of both cars.

“Yes or No?” — One Checkbox vs Two Radio Buttons
Depending on the type of content you’re working with and the kind of information you’re asking for will determine which one to use.

The Case for Adding DesignOps to Your Org Chart
What is DesignOps and does your startup need It?


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Tools and Resources

Figma Crash Course
Deep dives into powerful Figma features by Pablo Stanley.

Multiavatar is a multicultural avatar generator.

User Experience Database
Curated product design resources & tools.

50+ practical UI/UX design tips
A list of 50 quick, practical UI design tips being sent out on twitter, once per weekday.

UX Portfolio

Kayla Love
Kayla is an Atlanta-based UX Designer who used Notion for her portfolio.

Last But Not Least

Why you should build your portfolio on Figma, now
Using Figma’s prototyping features to design a portfolio.

“Envision, create, and believe in your own universe, and the universe will form around you.”
— Tony Hsieh

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Interaction Design Foundation