Simon Web Design

Web design insights on how to create stunning product designs that stand out in the market

A FREE hand drawn font: Sketch Script

A FREE hand drawn font: Sketch Script

Summary: created Sketch Script a hand drawn font that can be used with wireframes or sketches.  Creative designers always need new fonts Typography is a world unto itself within the design universe. There are so many good great choices. To create a truly unique look...

read more
Utö Font

Utö Font

The Utö Font is Stunning 😍 The Utö font is a typeface designed by Teo Tuominen, Erik Bertell, and Emil Karl Bertell for Fenotype. It is named after the island of Utö, which is located in southern Finland and is known for its austere simplicity. Similar things can be...

read more
Nuke inline style using CSS specificity

Nuke inline style using CSS specificity

Summary: When dealing with CSS, understanding CSS specificity is essential. Specificity decides which CSS styles, and in what order, will be applied to an HTML element. There are ways to nuke even inline styles. CSS specificity We will go through the various sorts of...

read more
UX/UI prototyping tools

UX/UI prototyping tools

Summary: Creating a UX/UI prototyping is a great way to test out a digital experience and get feedback before investing in engineering. It’s important to know the differences between simple and complex interactive prototypes when deciding which one is best for your...

read more
Canva vs PPT

Canva vs PPT

Summary: Use Canva if you need a tool that is flexible and goes beyond just presentations. Use PowerPoint if you work in a Microsoft tech driven environment. Gone are the days of heated debates over which digital tools reign supreme. As remote work has become an...

read more
Creating a Color Palette Generator: A Step-by-Step Guide

Creating a Color Palette Generator: A Step-by-Step Guide

Summary: Looking to have some fun with color schemes and palettes? This blog post dives into the creative possibilities of crafting a UI Color Generator by utilizing chroma.js, jQuery and nes.css! Follow along as we break down how to build your own palette with a base...

read more
JS copy text to clipboard

JS copy text to clipboard

Summary: Code snippets of a copy to clipboard JS snippet in JavaScript and a jQuery version. Copy text to clipboard Have you ever needed a snippet to copy text with JavaScript directly to your clipboard? If so, today is your lucky day — because we’re going to talk all...

read more
Comparing 25 Design Systems

Comparing 25 Design Systems

Summary: Out of 25 design systems, Bootstrap, Material Design, Ant Design, Base Design, and Semantic UI garner the most interest online. Bootstrap and Material Design Dominate all other design systems We spent some time to review search trends, visibility, and...

read more
Web Refresh vs Web Redesign

Web Refresh vs Web Redesign

Summary: For website or product improvements, it may be better to refresh an existing design and give it a creative facelift rather than beginning anew with a redesign. As a user experience designer, this approach has been successful many times with clients. Website...

read more
Carbon Design System: Icons, Pictograms, Motion, Components

Carbon Design System: Icons, Pictograms, Motion, Components

Summary: IBM has created an awesome design system that puts the power in your hands to build amazing digital products and experiences. The Carbon Design System is centered around core principles and elements like colors, typefaces, layouts, and icons so you can create...

read more
Design Systems: An Introduction

Design Systems: An Introduction

Summary: Design systems are a collection of components and guidelines used to design and implement a consistent visual experience for users. Who is this for: internal teams, agencies, designers and engineers. Bookmark this for your design resources. “Design isn't just...

read more

Want to see my portfolio? Get Access and let's chat.

I have dozens of curated portfolio pieces of thousands related to UX, UI, and management work. Please feel free to touch base if you're interested. I can provide you access to my portfolio.

Get Access

Media Mentions