This is a collection of thoughts on life and design, things I notice and sometimes just nothings. It is sort of my brain on a page. My favourite rants are UX fails!
I made the Scottish fencing mask that I designed, here is how I did it and what I learned
A tool to help you understand the balance of typed paragraphs
Some of these walls are whiteboards, can you tell which?
Why should a self-service till ask me for my payment method?
Custom fonts in Axure have always been a little tricky but I have found a solution!
Sometimes being a User Experience practitioner means picking and choosing your battles.
Two step verification is great, except for when you can't receive the text.
I came across this great talk on dark patterns - where these user interfaces are used and why.
The mark of a great logo is it's identity so I find it fitting that new logos are referring to their past.
I've gone solo as a contractor! Welcome to the world J4G Design.
Why are there so many options being provided for being British?
Contactless payments are capped at £30, so why not hide the icon?
Writing a long message and no space to read what the previous one was.
In an ever increasing corporate world I think it becomes even more important to remember who we are and that we are not robots.
User Experience is starting to be taken seriously by players outside of software development.
An interesting read - lots of good starting points for someone looking to get into UX design.
Google unveiled its new logo this week, to the surprise of many.