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The HSB Color System: A Practitioner's Primer

Hue, saturation, and brightness, explained · Color variations with hue · Adjusting visibility with saturation · Black vs. white · HSL vs HSB

6 Ways to Justify Font Choices in Your Designs

Branding and adjectives · Historical usage and inspiration · Fonts have features too · Superfamilies and workhorses

UI vs. UX: A Concise Explanation

You would think there's a clear, accessible definition of this somewhere. Unfortunately, I couldn't find it.

The Reframe Technique

Analyzing your process to beat tricky interface problems · Local vs. global maxima of design solutions

Color in UI Design: A (Practical) Framework

The importance of color variations · Darker vs. lighter variations · Analyzing the real world · The Rules (in HSB) · Luminosity · The Way of Color

Copywork: The Ultimate Way to Rapidly Improve Your Design Skills

Getting inspiration from top designs · Adding to your UI bag of techniques · What I've learned from copywork · Frequently asked questions

7 Rules for Creating Gorgeous UI (Part 2)

How to safely overlay text on images · Making text pop – and un-pop · Only use good fonts · Steal like an artist

7 Rules for Creating Gorgeous UI (Part 1)

Light comes from the sky · Black and white first · Double your whitespace