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The smaller details and subtleties are what make you stand out from the crowd. And this applies to every design detail of your app and website. However, going after these details all the time is a tedious task, and it can be better handled with a design specification document. This blog revolves around this highly effective document, so let’s dive right in.

What are design specs?

Design specs (abbreviated from design specifications) are a blueprint for providing detailed information from designers to developers about the user interface details, design assets, possible user flow, and layouts, etc.

To elaborate, here is…


While most of us will never understand the underlying pain of developers that’s hidden inside these memes, one thing we do understand is how much it takes to bring those gadgets, apps, and APIs to life just so that it can make our life convenient. But again there’s humor everywhere and taking it easy always makes the job easier.

So, here are some of the best CMS memes that will lift your spirits in these trying times.

1. To fix or not to fix

What would you do in this scenario? …


Increasing conversions and enhanced customer engagement is the primary goal of all Ecommerce businesses, both large and small. This leads to more sales. However, increasing sales and conversions is not a cakewalk.

There are numerous ways to increase your online sales, many that can be implemented with an immediate effect. We have curated 7 such practices which will help you get more conversions and thereby, more sales swiftly.

#1 Cross-selling is BIG in Ecommerce right now

It is a strategy for selling products that are related to the items that are already in the customer’s shopping cart. They may fall into a completely different product category! …


“User experience is everything that touches a product …more than just an app it’s the experience of the whole system around it.”

- Don Norman, who coined the term ‘User Experience’

When you enter your destination into a rideshare app or check your social media notifications, you’re interacting with a screen — but also, with user experience designers.

Better known as UX designers, these technology professionals map out your experience long before you had it, structuring it to feel as natural and intuitive as possible. That’s their job: to craft easily navigable digital interfaces.

UX design roles vary greatly, and…


When you’re planning a redesign of your website, there can be a lot of factors that led to this decision. It could be the need for additional features or utilities, performance, enhanced user experience, and so on. The changes in the user interface can be perhaps managed using your current CMS solutions. However, to integrate more features and functionalities, you may need to contemplate switching your CMS.

For example, if you’re an Ecommerce portal and wish to incorporate additional graphical elements, your current CMS may be unable to accommodate this additional feature. Alternatively, you are updating the data on your…


Like all businesses, Ecommerce stores are also in the race of chasing numbers. They make efforts to increase the website traffic, thereby, to reach a satisfactory conversion rate mark. Website traffic also happens to be essential for your business to thrive. Unlike brick and mortar stores, ecommerce stores can take numerous initiatives to increase their website’s traffic, optimize performance, and boost sales.

When we talk about boosting the conversion rate, we first need to understand the conversion funnel and how it works. Conversion funnel aka the Buying Cycle consists of three steps -

  • Awareness: It is when the customer becomes…

What is the ballpark of building a mobile application? There are hundreds of estimates available on the web for this answer. However, they happen to be just that — an estimate. Now we know that developing a mobile application may have numerous variables.

Your mobile application may end up costing $15,000 to $250,000 based on the features you are looking for. There are a few constants that contribute to the cost. Let’s have a look at them -

Location of the team

Your team’s/ vendor’s location contributes significantly to your app’s development cost. The primary reason beyond this is the different wages based on…


New trends are emerging in every industry vertical, UX included. To keep business thriving, you have to be quick to recognize, analyze and implement trends on priority. Furthermore, any enhancement in the visual aspects of your product would lead to a higher recall from the users.

Our experts can not stop themselves from trying new trends. We have listed the ones that will make ripples in 2021.

3D Elements

There has been a huge surge in three-dimensional designs across the web and mobile interfaces. …


Planning on starting a greenfield software project? Or ever wondered how large enterprise systems are designed? Before major software development starts, we have to choose the right architecture that will offer us the desired functionality and quality attributes.

Choosing the latest or most popular technology in the market will not always mean that it would bring the best results. However, this does not imply that you opt for legacy technologies.

For example, if there is a project that involves building a regular data capturing form (with less than 15 fields) for a survey, which will be used only once by…


The new and improved page experience ranking for Google search is set to roll out in May 2021. This blog covers what the buzz is about.

Google has introduced a new set of parameters — the ‘Core Web Vitals’ that will measure users’ experience ‘with speed, responsiveness, and visual stability of a webpage.

The Core Web Vitals will now be an intrinsic part of measuring the page performance, along with these factors-

  • Mobile responsiveness
  • Safe browsing
  • HTTPS security
  • Intrusive interstitial guidelines

New labels for search results

Google is contemplating adding labels in the search results, highlighting the pages that offer…

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