For banking startup LendUp, personalization is a matter of survival. As a lender to the underbanked that doesn’t charge late fees, LendUp needs to get the right data and design the right experience to ensure it gets paid.
Fonts are font-astic! Listen in as Erik Spikermann talks about why typeface is so cool and important for a brand. Taken from our recent Roadmap conference.
Government isn’t exactly known for good design. Design firm Huge used design to improve the city government’s website and, by extension, city services.
A data science consultancy has published a report analyzing the design of retirement- and investment-industry websites, but the lessons are universal: Better design means better business.
We talked with tech designers to find out what’s hot in web design these days. From parallax scrolling to bolder colors, here are five things to watch.
The color blue is ubiquitous in tech design — maybe too much so. How we got so hooked on the color may have to do with biological evolution.
Online learning site lynda.com has purchased video2brain, an Austria-based company that provides online courses in web design, programming and other computer skills in multiple European languages.
Our site — and the content on it — now adapts to whatever device you’re reading. The first phase of our site redesign, which went live today, also includes more curation, easier sharing and a crisper display.
Online dating startup Zoosk uses big data techniques and technologies for a lot more than just computing which members might make the best mates. Data from its young audience well versed in social media lets the company design a user experience that matches their expectations.
Now that modern web browsers can make greater use of more fonts, dozens of companies are springing up to service growing demand. But turning print typefaces into web fonts is no easy task, as one of the industry’s leading figures explained at the Ampersand conference.