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Jake Rocheleau

Jake is a user experience designer for both web and mobile platforms. Having over 4 years of freelance projects under his belt, he frequently writes articles on topics of modern design trends and social media. You can check out some of his work on Dribbble or follow his tweets @jakerocheleau.

Latest posts

Designing Focused Interfaces for Better User Engagement

User engagement is a tricky metric that can be achieved in different ways for different projects. Most designers…

Understanding Microinteractions in Mobile App Design

Usability is one of the key components of mobile UI design. Great usability often involves microinteractions which are…

The Beginners Guide to CSS Object Model (CSSOM)

A lot happens between the first HTTP request and the final delivery of a web page. Data transmission…

Best Resources For Sketching Grid-Based Wireframes

The process of designing an interface always starts with idea generation. This includes visualization, researching other sites, and…

Responsive Headers & Logos – Tips and Pitfalls

The concept of responsive web design has permeated the web, and become a staple for frontend developers. There’s…

Free Sketch GUI Kits For Web & Mobile Design – Best of

Many designers are quickly jumping ship from Adobe Photoshop into the wonderful realm of Sketch. This digital design…

MEAN vs. LAMP Stack: Pros and Cons

Web stacks have evolved over decades with advancements in technology and backend languages. Two of the most popular…

Getting Started with Fullstack Web Development

These days, modern full stack development is very popular in both small agencies and larger companies with a…

Intro to ITCSS for Web Developers

There’s a handful of great methods for structuring CSS code, and they all work in different ways. The…