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Welcome to our extensive free ebook archives. Every aspect of design is covered, including web design, graphic design, typography, UX, social media, blogging and much, much more.

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Free Ebook: User Testing & Design – Improving Yelp’s Website

UXPin, UserTesting, and Optimal Workshop team up to demonstrate how to run 3 simple usability tests as part of your design process. As an example, they’ve taken on the exercise of redesigning Yelp based on insights from usability testing. The free e-book User Testing & Design shows you how to decide and plan usability testing, analyze qualitative and quantitative data,…

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Free Ebook: Guide to Usability Testing

The biggest challenge designers and product managers face isn’t how the market or different technologies work — it’s how humans work. What users say versus what users do are two completely different things, and the only way to verify is to test. The Guide to Usability Testing by UXPin includes 109 pages of tips, tactics, and expert advice. The free…

Free e-book: Web UI Best Practices

Great web UI design must strike a perfect balance between captivating aesthetics and effortless interactivity. Like an invisible hand, a web interface should guide users through the experience at the speed of thought. Web UI Best Practices by UXPin explains techniques spanning visual design, interface design, and UX design. Visual examples of UI design are also shown from 33 companies…

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Free Ebook: Web UI Design Patterns 2014

In web UI design, there now exist many new approaches to transition cleanly between devices while preserving the user experience. And in this free eBook – Web UI Design Patterns 2014: A Deeper Look at the Hottest Websites and Web Apps Today – UXPin analyzes a selection of 63 UI design patterns through the lens of today’s top companies, including…

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Free Ebook: The Guide to Wireframing – For Designers, PMs, Engineers and Anyone Who Touches Product

Whether you’re building the next hot startup or a solid website or mobile application, wireframes are invaluable in keeping everyone on the same page in the collaborative and iterative nature of product design and development. Wireframing is not just for product managers, designers, and engineers – it’s for anyone who touches the product in the process. This is why “The…

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Google Web Fundamentals: An Essential Handbook For Designers and Developers

A week or so back and seemingly unnoticed, Google released a new online handbook for web designers and developers. Still in Beta and expected to be polished further in June, Google Web Fundamentals is an essential collection of information about modern web design and development. As of now, the Handbook consists of four separate topics: Multi-Device Layouts Images, Audio and…

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Free Ebooks for Designers and Developers

There are literally thousands of books available for web designers and developers online. There has been no language, no point of discussion, or no trend that has not, at one time or another, been extensively explored and analysed, and eventually published into a book.If you do a simple web search on any web topic, you will find a book, if…

45 Free eBooks for Developers and Designers

Over the past year or so we have published several articles featuring a selection of the best free ebooks for web designers, with each post proving very popular and highly resourceful. Sadly, since then some of the fantastic ebooks we previously featured are no longer available or are no longer been offered as a freebie. But looking on the positive…

9 More Useful Free Web Design Ebooks

A few months ago we published a popular article called 12 Useful and Free Downloadable Web Design Books, and the positive response we received from our readers was phenomenal. But, just as there is with most things, there is always room for improvement. With the help of readers and authors we have discovered another 9 free web design books we…