What is a prototype and what is it for?

Introduction A prototype is an early sample of a product, whether it’s a digital or physical product. Prototyping is a fast and inexpensive method that allows designers to test and validate design ideas early in the project lifecycle. In this post I’ll focus on digital products and highlight the different techniques and tools of prototyping, … Continue reading What is a prototype and what is it for?

Gestalt Principles in User Interface Design

Introduction: Gestalt is a German word that means “shape or form”. The Gestalt term refers to a group of visual perception principles developed by German psychologists in the 1920s. These principles are built on the idea of how people tend to organize visual elements into groups. “The whole is other than the sum of the … Continue reading Gestalt Principles in User Interface Design