You’ve probably heard the word design tossed around a lot: graphic design, interior design, web design… But do you really know what it means?
In the simplest terms, design is problem-solving and communication.
There are two types of design that will be discussed throughout this article: visual design and experience design.
Visual design is how something looks or how well it communicates an aesthetic.
User experience (UX) design aims to maximize user satisfaction within a product or service. UX is a term often used in the digital realm, yet I’ll be applying these concepts to companies — not just software products. …