To become a skilled UX Designer, you’ll want to focus on fundamentals, user research strategy, visual communication design, responsive design, etc.
Wireframing is not prototyping, and prototypes are not mockups.
Wireframing and UI prototyping are critical UX skills to demonstrate your UX acumen.
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UX Research is technical, but it’s ok if you’re just following the pattern and instructions employed by other designers
UX design entails research like demographic, economic, and product research are major components of designing for experience.
Build the knowledge of the best visual design practices for things like typography, color theory, layout, movement, icons, etc.
UX design professionals create and manage the production of visual design to inform, educate, persuade, and even excite end-users.
This skill is also important that most companies have a specialized role on their UX design team, known as the UX Architect.
Information architecture in UX design is organizing and structuring content in a way that is coherent.
Having basic coding skills will go a long way in helping you complete your projects and ease the transition between design-developer handoff.
UX designers should have a high-level familiarity with the concept of responsive design to ensure that designs display differently across different screens.
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