Using splash screens effectively in UI Design

A splash screen, when used correctly, serves a specific and valuable purpose: to convey to the user that the application has indeed been launched and that it is still in the process of loading. A branded image or resource-light animation

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EHR user interface design

The importance of intuitive UI design in healthcare can not be overstated. As such, the importance of even the smallest design details in electronic health record interface design should always be given a proper amount of consideration and weight. When

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Intuition vs. Sensing in User Interface Design

How people perceive and gather information can be interpreted in terms of intuition versus sensing. Sensing tends to involve a trust in information that is more concrete and experienced with the five senses. It involves looking at details and tends

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The importance of button shapes in UI Design

User Interface designers have long preferred the use of rounded corners to straight-edged ones in their designs. The reasons go far beyond aesthetics. Rectangles with rounded corners take less cognitive effort to visually process than a rectangle with sharp edges. Rounded

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User Interface Design and remote user testing

Some key issues to consider when performing remote user testing: Make sure to record the testing sessions. Sometimes you’ll get misleading comments when you ask users what they thought about their task. Watching test respondents’ behavior provides valuable additional insight

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An innovative User Interface Design Company

Areteworks prides itself on creating innovative and intuitive user interface systems and user experiences that not only meet our clients’ goals, but consistently surpasses them. We are a UI Design company with decades of knowledge and experience in all areas

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Correct phrasing of links in a User Interface

One important yet sometimes overlooked aspect in web design is the phrasing used for hyperlinks. The formerly omnipresent “Click here” is being phased out of the user experience, and with good reason. Link phrases like “Click here” focuses on the

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User Interface Design and User Experience Quotations

“Design can be art. Design can be aesthetics. Design is so simple. That’s why it’s so complicated.” -Paul Rand “You’re almost always wrong about your users.” – Manik Rathee “Very often Design is the most immediate way of defining what

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Visual motifs and icons in User Interface Design

Icons should always have a shared visual motif so that they look and feel as if they belong together. This will allow users to understand which icons are related by the colors and styles they share. As a result, users

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