Tag Archives: UX Design

Create a Compelling Facebook Page

The new Cover image on Facebook Timeline is a great way to provide a brand experience for your Facebook Page visitors. The newly squared profile image is an excellent opportunity to use your logo and associated iconography to have your … Continue reading

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Transitioning a Facebook Page to Timeline

Facebook will automatically transition all pages on March 30th. Page administrators are advised to be proactive in preparing for the transition now. AF-Design has created a Photoshop template to aid in the creation of Facebook design elements. Using this template, … Continue reading

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Recent Facebook Changes Impacting Businesses

Last week Facebook announced a number of significant changes that are going to impact how companies market on Facebook. Changes to Profile Tabs and Places are the two key topics that marketing teams need to pay close attention to. Developers … Continue reading

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Designers Guide to Facebook Newsfeed, Invitations, Notifications and Emails

The newsfeed is the single most important touchpoint for any application within the current Facebook design. Facebook has been working very hard to combat spam over the last 12 months. They have reduced the number of invitations, notifications and messages … Continue reading

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Designers Guide to Facebook Applications

Facebook’s information for developers is thorough and easy to navigate, but for designers, it’s a bit more challenging. This guide walks you through the main touch points for the new Facebook design and the visual integration points for applications. This … Continue reading

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Firefox Tools for Designers and Developers

Mashable has a nice collection of 16 tools for designers and developers for plugging into Firefox. I’m personally a fan of Web Developer Toolbar and Y!Slow which are both great. The original Mashable article included the other two tools I … Continue reading

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Tiny Website Contest

Doing some reading this morning lead me to this site which has a collection of 10 bits of code that you can tweet. Reading this reminded me of the 5Kb website challenge. The premise was to create a functional website … Continue reading

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Homer Simpson in CSS

Saw this posted on Digg and found the idea facinating for 2 reasons. First, that cartoon characters can obviously be rendered by colors and letters. The second is the number of technology hours spent creating content based on the Simpsons! … Continue reading

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