a rapidly executed freehand drawing that is not usually intended as a finished work

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Which UI/UX sketching software is recommended? [closed]

Which UI/UX sketching software do you use and would recommend? Why?
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What tools (ideally affordable ones) would folks recommend for creating a website wireframe? [closed]

What tools (ideally affordable ones) would folks recommend for creating a website wireframe? What tools have you used, and did you find them better than pen and paper?
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Printable sketch templates for Android phones

Can you recommend a printable sketch template ("idea sheet"/6up) for Android phones? Preferably, the template should contain several real-size screens to sketch on. Here's what I'm using for iPhone,...
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How do you convince your employer that sketching is important?

I'm a strong believer of sketching UIs before booting up a computer. That said I haven't been lucky in the past where my employers thought otherwise. It has happened to me on a couple of occasions, ...
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Are there any online resources, such as courses/tutorials/blogs, about UI/UX sketching? [closed]

So, I've read Sketching User Experience by Bill Buxton and several blogs discussion how to start the ideation process in a good way with sketching. I've also read about different pens, such as Copic ...
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How to solve Design/UX problems using more tangible/fun techniques?

I am trying to compile a list of interesting/more tangible methods of solving UX/Creative problems - whether it be as individual, in small groups, workshops, in user testing etc... I am already ...
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Does a casual interface make a task like wireframing easier? UX of Balsamiq vs Sketch

Ok so this question comes in mind after dealing with multiple prototyping tools out there. Lets consider two - Balsamiq and Sketch for this discussion. Is there some agreement in saying, that the ...
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Should you sketch out each page/section before wireframing?

When sketching should you sketch out how each page or section will look before beginning to wireframe?
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How to present paper sketches to a remote client?

My process, at the very start, usually involves loads of back and forth feedback because I rather show the client something as soon as possible to see if I'm going in the right direction and like that ...
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How was this ux sketchy made? [closed]

Does anyone know how this sketchy UI image is made? Is it Balsamiq Mockups?
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I'm looking for a graphical versioning system for sketches, wireframes etc

Up to now I've gathered so many sketches, wireframes, icons and mockups for all different kinds of projects and customers I have supported or worked for. Digital and on paper. I have noticed that I ...
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Is 'Mobile first' a suitable approach for creative workshop with non-interaction designers?

I'm going to lead a creative workshop for a tech company that want to make a new product that resembles an app-store. The goal of the workshop is to come up with concepts, sketches and mockups for a ...
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What are some great resources for improving UI/UX sketching and designing skills? [closed]

I was hoping to see if anyone could help me out by sharing suggestions for great places to check out for tutorials, worksheets, tips and even books to improve ui design skill. This would perhaps be ...
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Scanning pencil sketches

I do a lot of pencil and paper wireframing and would like to be able to faithfully scan my sketches. All my scans and photos have been terrible and I wonder if anybody else has faced and solved this ...