With so much open source code available, developers can literally make anything they can put their mind to. But sometimes, too much information can be a bit overwhelming. How do you even know where to start?
If you’re thinking of getting into building user interfaces but aren’t sure how exactly to go about it, this Mighty Deal has your name on it! Experienced UI designer Sacha Greif has put together an eBook called “Step by Step UI Design”, highlighting the dos and don’ts of creating your own user interface.
Step by Step UI Design eBook Highlights:[list style=”1″ underline=”1″]
- Learn from Experience
Author Sacha Greif is a UI specialist for both Web and mobile apps. He’s worked with such popular startups as Hipmunk, Codecademy and Intercom. Who better to learn about user interfaces than someone who’s done more UIs than he can even remember?
- Real Examples
Sacha takes you through every step (both good and bad) that he made when creating Kandan, an open source chat application. You’ll see what he did right, as well as all the missteps he made along the way.
- From Start to Finish
Through 20 detailed steps, you’ll learn how Kandan went from a blank canvas to a fully function rich Web app.
- 28 Screenshots
To help explain his points and principles, you’ll find 28 PNG screenshots for every intermediary step that Sacha took in creating Kandan.
- 11 Design Principals
Whatever your project is, this list of 11 specific design principles can easily apply to ensure you make the best app possible.
- PSD File
Your purchase of this Mighty Deal also includes a fully layered Photoshop file with all of the appropriate elements, so you can truly see how this UI was put together.