Nominate Realtor.com for the “Best Mobile Application”

Join me and nominate http://realtor.com for the Best Mobile Application 2012 Crunchie! http://is.gd/4dfAcu REALTOR.comĀ® has more listings, better photos and updates listing information more often than any other mobile real estate app. Over 5 million high resolution property photos for retina displays and wi-fi Draw your own custom search area right on the map! (also known as Area Highlighter) Search…

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Viva la Pencil!

After 20 years doing various forms of design, I still start every project with pencil and paper. Sure, I have become more digital in my process; however, my first few dozen ideas happen very quickly and on paper. Failing fast in the first few hours of a project sure beats toiling over pixels too early in the design cycle. Dot…

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The PANDR Colour Tool

Well, it looks like I need to take a closer look at my color palette here on willhavebeen. It turns out I am using some pretty similar colors… I see CSS optimization in my future. Drag the Colour Bookmark link to your toolbar to find out the colour palette of the website you’re currently on. Then simply: copy, paste and…

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Get Your Quant On

Being the champion of Qualitative Research is an age old tradition for a User Experience designer… heck, it is a right of passage. Still, the idea that we don’t dig into Quantitative research is pure poppycock. That said, if you are a little metrics-shy, it might be worth heading over to UX Magazine and checking out their article, “Ten Guidelines…

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