design thinking Tag

Almost every experience we design goes through a hand sketching phase.

Whether our sketches are on a whiteboard in our favorite meeting room or written in a sketchbook (pictured above), these initial concepts can serve us throughout the life cycle of a project.

There are several reasons why hand sketches are an important part of the design process.

Sketching is fast.

At GroupVisual.io, we run into plenty of common misconceptions about design. There are a few we'd like to debunk. Myth #1: UI = UX. UI and UX are commonly mistaken as being the same because they often...

While usability testing typically requires some extra time and budget, we have found the results to be well worth the investment. In most cases, a usability test greatly benefits the design. For example, when an...

I first heard the term "gamification" in 2012, when a friend of mine at design school suggested we incorporate game mechanics into one of our projects. Our project was an app which sought to encourage...