Photo by UX Store on Unsplash

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…


What were the most challenging aspects of the website’s user interface that you encountered today? Users are often dissatisfied with minor details that go unnoticed. Vitaly Friedman, the famous author of Smashing Magazine, summarized the key areas that may exasperate your users. If you do not fix these issues on your website, it may harm your user experience.

In this article, we’ll go over the top 7 most common user frustrations and how to address them.

#1 Scroll hijacking

Scroll hijacking is when a website’s scrollbar is manipulated to behave differently. Scroll hijacking is commonly used to display specific animated effects. …


Source: Apple

2021 also turned out to be a year of virtual events and product releases. Apple has been dominating the scene lately after the virtual launch of the iPhone 12. The ‘Spring Loaded’ event on April 20th had some exciting and colorful announcements for Apple aficionados.

AirTag was announced in Apple’s tight-knit ecosystem to keep track of things utilizing Apple’s large network of devices. AirTag will enable users to locate lost or stolen items through the Find My app on their iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad.

In contrast to their rival Tiles; AirTag is circular. Tiles and AirTag offer similar features…


With hundreds of apps being released every day, keeping up with the competition has become quite difficult. Testing and developing an app is still fine, but keeping up with daily challenges and new user requirements can be a mammoth task.

Moreover, most people either wait too long before making a redesign (which can be critical, especially when it comes to mobile and web apps) or can’t stop making redesigns, which influences user behavior and brand development negatively.

That is why we have decided to write about 5 signs that can assist you in identifying “just the right moment” to make…


Every business owner wants to increase traffic on their ecommerce website. Because more traffic translates to greater conversions. However, getting more traffic is not as easy as just saying that you need more traffic.

It’s crucial for growth and survival when you’re starting and it’s essential to sustain when you’re mainstream. In this blog, we’ll discover 5 high-impact ways to drive consistent traffic to your business.

1. Paid Social Media Ad Campaigns

The world is on Social media and there is no better way to reach your potential customers than social media platforms. On average people spend 5 hours/day on social media of their preference. …


Photo by ROBIN WORRALL on Unsplash

If you’re in any sort of digital design or development, there will be multiple occasions where you’d think to yourself “we need a mobile app”. Most of the time this idea might crop up from a team meeting, morning jog, or some ongoing joke on the internet. No matter how hard you try, the idea won’t leave your head until you get it on paper or talk logistics with your team.

While it might be a great idea to bring your mobile app idea to life, there are some things that you should know before diving in headfirst in Mobile…


Web applications are everywhere on the internet! Every time you send a mail, do online shopping, or browse your social media accounts, you are using a web application. They usually work on all the browsers and can be easily accessed on mobile and tablet computers, while providing a seamless experience as the native application.

Web application development involves client-side and server-side programming to develop an application accessible over a web browser. We have identified 5 problem areas that you would need to address to build a successful and high-performing web application.

Speed and Performance

Getting a user on a website is a big…


Note: This is an updated version of “ Offshore UX | An option or need of the hour? “ initially published on May 26, 2020.

The world of business has changed dramatically since the pandemic. Real-time data and advanced analytics tools allowed the companies to adapt their strategy instantaneously. As witnessed after the outbreak of COVID-19, technology also facilitates instant communication with your team, no matter where they are located. Offshoring UX is now seen as a viable option.

The consumers of technology expect a simple, intuitive, and visually appealing user experience. This was once considered aspirational and the domain…


UX is not an afterthought and it’s quite evident with the recent change in the way we build websites and apps. Every penny you invest in UX reflects directly in the revenue. A well-developed UX is a universal sign that your users’ requirements and expectations are taken into account, which helps build trust. Above all, you would want to pay special attention to UX because it’s directly linked to user satisfaction, improved interaction, and conversion.

Enough about UX, what about UX Audit? What is it and why is it necessary?

A UX Audit helps product owners, founders, and marketers detect…


Although CMS products are all designed to produce similar results, they all do not offer the same features. It is critical to ensure that the product you select will work for your organization. There are numerous CMS available for you to choose from, and therefore, the process of selecting a CMS can often take longer and more complex.

The amazing content you produce needs to be presented and managed perfectly, or you will not make the right impact. Let us ponder on the factors that should be considered while selecting a CMS? What features should you put first?

In this…

Galaxy Weblinks

Technology Insights, Design Trends and Industry Updates. https://www.galaxyweblinks.com

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store