Score: 4.5
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The Basics of User Experience Design by Interaction Design Foundation


  • Author: IDFMads
  • Release Date : 2018-07-26
  • Genre: Computers
  • File Size: 2660855 Bytes


If you're looking to gain an introduction into the world of user experience (UX) design—or maybe even freshen up your knowledge of the field—then this UX design book is the ideal place to start.You'll cover a wide range of topics over nine highly readable chapters, with each one acting as a mini crash course. By the end, you'll have been introduced to the key concepts, best practices, and guidelines in areas such as:- User Experience (UX) Design- Design Thinking- Usability- User Research- Interaction Design- Mobile Web Design- Information VisualizationWhether you're looking to embark on a new career in the field of UX design, are trying to boost your current skill-set, or are simply interested in learning more about the topic, then this short ebo...

Brand Thinking and Other Noble Pursuits


  • Author: Debbie Millman & Rob Walker
  • Release Date : 2013-05-01
  • Genre: Marketing & Sales
  • File Size: 744916 Bytes


We are now living in a world with over one hundred brands of bottled water. The United States alone is home to over 45,000 shopping malls. And there are more than 19 million customized beverage choices a barista can whip up at your local Starbucks. Whether it’s good or bad, the real question is why we behave this way in the first place. Why do we telegraph our affiliations or our beliefs with symbols, signs, and codes?Brand Thinking and Other Noble Pursuits contains twenty interviews with the world’s leading designers and thinkers in branding. The interviews contain spirited views on how and why humans have branded the world around us, and the ideas, inventions, and insight inherent in the search....

Basics of Design
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Basics of Design


  • Author : Lisa Graham
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0766813622


Basics of Design Book Description :

This heavily illustrated guide is ideal for those with little or no graphic design or art background who need to create first-rate visual page designs. Its unique conversational tone and "before and after" examples provide everything needed to create professional quality work....

Basics of Design  Layout   Typography for Beginners

Basics of Design Layout Typography for Beginners


  • Author : Lisa Graham
  • Publisher : Nelson Education
  • Release Date : 2005-06-13
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781133714897


Basics of Design Layout Typography for Beginners Book Description :

This classic introduction to high-impact page design is now fully updated for a new generation of designers. Basics of Design: Layout and Typography for Beginners demystifies the design process with straightforward and complete explanations of the fundamental principles that create first-rate visual design. Readers learn essential design terminology and develop their knowledge and skills through visual examples and hands-on activities that reinforce page layout and typography concepts. Side-by-side critiques of before-and-after page layouts help readers understand how to apply design principles to their own efforts and point the way to excellence in design. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text ...

The Basics of Product Design Development

The Basics of Product Design Development


  • Author : Phil Baker
  • Publisher : Pearson Education
  • Release Date : 2010-01-12
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780132481892


The Basics of Product Design Development Book Description :

This Element is an excerpt from From Concept to Consumer: How to Turn Ideas Into Money (9780137137473) by Phil Baker. Available in print and digital formats. A quick, practical, step-by-step overview of today’s winning product development processes, from world-renowned expert Phil Baker. Developing a product is an adventure: a blend of research, engineering, marketing, and intuition. It’s about balancing features, cost, and time to market while never quite knowing what will be your competition or what obstacles you might encounter. The process involves many steps: defining, designing, engineering, testing, validating, and finally manufacturing. But it cannot be done in isolation.......

The Basics of Permaculture Design
Score: 4
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The Basics of Permaculture Design


  • Author : Ross Mars
  • Publisher : Chelsea Green Publishing
  • Release Date : 2005-03-30
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781603581257


The Basics of Permaculture Design Book Description :

The Basics of Permaculture Design, first published in Australia in 1996, is an excellent introduction to the principles of permaculture, design processes, and the tools needed for designing sustainable gardens, farms, and larger communities. Packed with useful tips, clear illustrations, and a wealth of experience, it guides you through designs for gardens, urban and rural properties, water harvesting systems, animal systems, permaculture in small spaces like balconies and patios, farms, schools, and ecovillages. This is both a do-ityourself guide for the enthusiast and a useful reference for permaculture designers....

Basics of Game Design

Basics of Game Design


  • Author : Michael Moore
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2016-04-19
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781439867761


Basics of Game Design Book Description :

Basics of Game Design is for anyone wanting to become a professional game designer. Focusing on creating the game mechanics for data-driven games, it covers role-playing, real-time strategy, first-person shooter, simulation, and other games. Written by a 25-year veteran of the game industry, the guide offers detailed explanations of how to design the data sets used to resolve game play for moving, combat, solving puzzles, interacting with NPCs, managing inventory, and much more. Advice on developing stories for games, building maps and levels, and designing the graphical user interface is also included....

Graphic Design  The New Basics

Graphic Design The New Basics


  • Author : Ellen Lupton
  • Publisher : Chronicle Books
  • Release Date : 2015-07-14
  • Genre: Design
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781616894559


Graphic Design The New Basics Book Description :

Our bestselling introduction to graphic design is now available in a revised and updated edition. In Graphic Design: The New Basics, bestselling author Ellen Lupton (Thinking with Type, Type on Screen) and design educator Jennifer Cole Phillips explain the key concepts of visual language that inform any work of design, from logo or letterhead to a complex website. Through visual demonstrations and concise commentary, students and professionals explore the formal elements of twodimensional design, such as point, line, plane, scale, hierarchy, layers, and transparency. This revised edition replaces sixty-four pages of the original publication with new content, including new chapters on visualizing data, typography, modes of representation, and Gestalt ...

Basics of Boiler and HRSG Design

Basics of Boiler and HRSG Design


  • Author : Brad Buecker
  • Publisher : PennWell Books
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0878147950


Basics of Boiler and HRSG Design Book Description :

An excellent primer for power plant professionals who have to wear many hats and need a practical explanation of the design and basic operation of conventional steam generating boilers and HRSGs without having to wade through technical material. Buecker uses anecdotes and humor to liven up what would otherwise be considered a dry subject. No other book explains the fundamentals of boilers and HRSGs without going into technical depths. Contents: ? Fossil-fired boilers?conventional design ? The "newer" technologies?fluidized-bed combustion, combined-cycle power generation, alternative fuel power production, and coal gasification ? Fossil fuel and ash properties?their effects on steam generator materials ? Steam system materials ? Air pollution control ...

Basics of CMOS Cell Design

Basics of CMOS Cell Design


  • Author : Etienne Sicard
  • Publisher : Tata McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Integrated circuits
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780070599338


Basics of CMOS Cell Design Book Description :

CMOS short for complementary metal oxide semiconductor is widely used for designing high performance, low power integrated circuits for numerous applications. Basics of CMOS Cell Design introduces the design and simulation of CMOS integrated circuits in deep sub-micron technology. The book covers the MOS device, inverters, logic gates, arithmetics, interconnects and analog basic cells. A second book includes an extensive presentation of analog cells, radio-frequency analog blocks, analog to digital to analog converter principles, input/output interfacing silicon-insulator technology, and a discussion on future developments in microelectronics. The CD accompanying this book includes the lite 3 version of the PC tools MICROWIND and DSCH....

The Basics of Surfboard Design
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Basics of Surfboard Design


  • Author : Bob Smith
  • Publisher : Bob Imhoff
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780979977114


The Basics of Surfboard Design Book Description :

Learn the secret of the surfboard shape. Its much more sophisticated than most realize, but this book reveals all the basics in an illustrated, easy to understand text....