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inspirational and interesting design finds.

Size Marks

11/12/14

graphic

Handy PhotoShop script to convert rectangular selections to labeled measurement mark.

 

When to Use Which User-Experience Research Method

11/05/14

researchux

Nice overview by Nielsen/Norman of different UX research methods mapped across 3 dimensions and over time.

Chart of 20 user research methods, classified along 3 dimensions

drawscript: graphics code from Illustrator shapes

03/24/13

graphicweb

drawscript is an Illustrator plugin that exports vector shapes into code for obj-c, c++, javascript, processing, actionscript, json, and raw bezier points.

drawscript

via konigi

offline tools for online designers

02/19/13

graphicuxweb

a list of useful downloads and products for sketching and wireframing, including several wireframe templates. batteries not required.

timthumb

hhhhold

02/12/13

graphicuxweb

another image placeholder service, this one serving real images (random and safe-for-work) from ffffound.

maybe not to use for showing your prototypes to your clients, unless you want them to start complaining about the weird images on their new site … but useful on certain sites for previewing a wide range of potential images.

hhhhold

thanks to john brown

guideGuide

02/10/13

graphicweb

a photoshop plugin for creating guides.

gridgrid

lorem ipsum bye bye

02/10/13

graphicuxweb

“BLOKK is a font for quick mock-ups and wireframing for clients who do not understand latin.”

blokk

via konigi

image placeholders made simple

02/10/13

web

placehold.it provides image placeholders on demand through a simple URL, allowing you to specify size, format, text, and color. nice.

placehold it

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