"Flat design emerged as a response to skeuomorphism, a method of designing sites to physically represent the expected response to a user’s action. While the intention of skeuomorphism was valid, the aesthetic execution was clunky and felt dated. Flat design replaced skeuomorphism as users recognized digital patterns and interactions."
I would argue that flat design was an extreme reaction to overly realistic design. Flat design is minimal, simplistic, clean design. Many would argue flat is design in its purest form.
– MK Cook, UX/UI Designer at Digital Telepathy
Differences and similarities between flat and material design:
Testing is the most important part of website development. In order to make a website fully functional without glitches, testing is performed. A company ensures smooth running of an application or a website by carrying out extensive procedures of automated and manual testing. Have a read below for a basic guide to Test Your Website and mobile app Before Launching.
These days mobile app is essential for any successful business. It is very important to build an eye-catching and impressive designed app for increasing a maximum response from the users. The graphic below offers tips and tricks that you can apply when designing mobile apps. Read More
One of the most common problems faced by app marketers is the unsure territories of user engagement. Tracking the exact number of users and returning users is not an easy job. In spite of the availability of industry relevant metrics exact figures and statistics of acquisition and retention rate is difficult to gauge. Retention rate (a very important factor in measuring success for mobile apps) is calculated by dividing the current number of users with number of users acquired in the beginning and multiplying them by 100. No matter how many formulas we adjudge as effective but the truth is difficult to take in. Evaluation of user retention cannot be identified in bold and clear numbers. There are various factors that affect user retention in a certain span of time. There are several types of retention such as short term, long term, mid-term, pre-launch and post-launch stages of retention. In order to visualize the complete retention curve one needs to pull it all together into a ball of numbers.
Talks on virtual workplaces have been on the top spot for some time now. Imagine the amount of resources and costs you are likely to save when you choose to work with remotely based staffs. We have always carried forward the idea of remote staffing and would continue to do so in the coming years. Besides striving towards 24/7 enterprise mobility our innate awareness towards our environment has forced us to choose environment friendly remote staffing.
We can be part of the global environment friendly drive by choosing to work remotely. This will fulfill your green move. By connecting with individuals and organizations remotely you can make earnest efforts in removing environmental pressures. Some impacts on environment when you choose remote staffing:
If you are a website owner you must have already taken few necessary steps to make your website visible to the world and tried pulling some business possibilities too. In order to generate growth and pump up your website’s presence and reach few significant marketing strategies need to be taken. Old techniques of creating ‘backlinks’ are obsolete now. SEO techniques have greatly changed with content-centric digital marketing coming in the frontline. New techniques like blogging, social media optimization, smart copy writing and PPC are some of the few latest marketing trends that can get you visitor and boost your website. Challenges of bringing qualified new traffic and more sales are common experiences. Here are a few marketing tips to help you boost your website visibility:
Business owners often find it a harrowing experience searching for the suitable website developer. A lot of research clubbed with hearsay goes on to form the foundation for choosing someone for building a website. Whether it is an agency or an individual project costs will vary depending on geographical boundaries. American, British and Australian web developers charge a higher rate compared to Indian or Asian web developers. The rates vary absurdly – Indians on an average are willing to build a website at $25 an hour whereas US, UK and European development agencies and individuals flatly charge anything between $60-100 an hour. There are additional charges depending on project scope. Costs often go up (not sticking to the initial plan) changing budget structures if you are hiring a US, UK, Australian or a European developer (agency or individual).
If you are searching for a suitable mobile app development agency evaluation of potential is important. Picking a third party agency to fulfil your development needs requires checking on the quality, credibility and experience of the agency. If you belong to the mobile industry and looking for a partner agency to help you with your app design and development processes then you must be award of the rules of bypassing marketing gimmicks. You must at all cost do some ground level research on companies to avoid future mistakes of choosing wrong people for your job. A ‘good’ mobile app development agency will be perfect in carrying forward your brand.
Hello everyone, I am Chandrani, a writer by passion and profession, currently attached with Radikal Labs. I consider myself to be a seasoned writer developing blogs, news articles, technical and non-technical content on web and mobile technologies.