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Hotels.com – fix your DNS

08Sep
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I tried looking at hotels.com this morning to book a hotel room for me and my wife, and it seems like thier domain administrator goofed up If you goto hotels.com you will not see the site but www.hotels.com will get you to the site…

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Photoshop vs. Pencilshop

17Mar
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These days wireframing is a very popular practice. Though some shun it as unnecessary, plenty of designers and UI/UX professionals see a very basic, minimal rendering as a key first step that allows you to focus on basic layout principles independent of superfluous styling. There’s definitely something...

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Love @thoughtworks mingle except for this

06Feb
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I just started using ThoughtsWorks Mingle web application. Its a agile project management tool like Rally, Polarion – but better. This is a UX rant, but it took me 5 minutes to see the “Add Card” button which was located on the left bottom. Here is a minor tweak ThoughtWorks, which...

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How To Sell Your UX Design Solution To Clients

05Feb
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How do you convince clients to trust you with their valuable and much-loved product? In my experience, the best way to sell work to clients is to apply user-centered design not only to the work we produce, but also to the clients who commission that work. We have to understand who our clients are, what...

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