The 2018 Pantone color of the year is Ultra Violet, an ‘inventive and imaginative’ shade of purple. It’s a shade that Pantone calls complex, contemplative, provocative, and thoughtful. In their dramatic unveiling of the 2018 Color of the Year, Pantone makes references to pop culture, politics, and the cosmos. It’s a tall order for a color, but we’re on board.
A website, first and foremost, must be user-friendly. At the very basic level, that means visitors to your site should be able to navigate through its content with ease. How users interact with various elements should be intuitive and content should be easy to read. Above all, the goal is to help guide users to where they want to go.
At ThemeKeeper, we’re committed to making the internet a more diverse and accessible space for everyone. This December marked the 2017 International Day of People with Disability, with the theme of “transformation towards sustainable and resilient society for all.”
iOS and Android have been battling it out for almost a decade. In that time, they have each developed their own design systems and direction. Each have significant user experience research resources at their disposal. Therefore, you would expect them to have come to implement similar systems.
In this tutorial you’ll learn all about a brand new Sketch feature called “libraries”. Libraries were recently introduced, in version 47, and really enhance the way we work with assets and other team members.
One of the great joys of being a web designer is booking a new project. You feel excited about the potential of your new journey. The process of designing the look, layout and functionality of a new website brings a creative high.
There are many different aspects to being a successful freelance designer. You have to manage everything from bookkeeping and marketing, to presenting and invoicing. There’s a great deal of variety to a freelancing career, but also a number of different areas to handle all at once. It’s often a good idea to compile some essential resources to speed up different aspects of the design process. Chosen carefully, resources can make a big impact on your productivity and success in each stage of a project.
There’s a lot of designs on ThemeKeeper Elements – it can be hard to keep track of what’s new!
In today’s quick tip I’m going to introduce you to “Studio”, a design tool for digital products. Let’s see how it can help speed up your design process!
Much has been written of late about the importance of design systems. It’s a way of ensuring consistency in design throughout a company. Airbnb’s design language system lead Karri Saarinen recently defined it as a ‘set of shared and integrated principles and patterns that define the overall design of a product’.
We’re launching WordPress themes and plugins on the ThemeKeeper Elements library! ThemeKeeper Elements is an unlimited subscription service for designers and creatives. Our design library includes fonts, graphics, online courses, 3D renders, and more. But, there was something missing.