A Tagged Image File Format is a file format for storing images losslessly.
A measure of the height of a set of text on an element.
A type of font designed to imitate handwriting.
A usability assessment method that is used to evaluate a design against established usability principles or heuristics. It is based on the idea that designers can use their experience to find areas of poor design without extensive user testing.
A framework that helps a company evaluate any aspect of its user experience according to five metrics, which form the acronym HEART. These metrics are: 1. Happiness 2. Engagement 3. Adoption 4. Retention 5. Task success
A type of font that comes pre-installed in an operating system.
A graphic element that has a definite length and direction. Examples of vectors would be straight lines, edges, or curves.
A term that means the smallest amount of work that can be done to move a project forward.
The use of light or dark objects positioned over colourful backgrounds. Blurred backdrops allow bright colours to come through and convey a sense of frosted glass.
The study of how colours are related to one another. It is about how we see colour, mix and modify it (according to our needs), and put colour together to achieve the desired mood or atmosphere.
A type of understanding that is achieved by taking the perspective of another individual. Different people's perspectives often have different needs and values, so empathy can help you understand those differences.