One should always have the best tools to accomplish the excellence in making the user experience good and crafting the UI or User interface beautifully. But first one should know about each of them. And also know about the fact that they are highly different. The user experience is more about the optimization and making their operations smooth and efficient. The User interface, on the other hand, is about the looks and the effects that can be put visually or audibly.
Here we will introduce you to some most useful tools regarding the UI and UX and then some tips, which will help you to create attractive and user friendly interfaces.
InVision is a modern day designing platform which not only helps you in prototyping your product but also testing and collaborating with others. You just have to upload your designs, animations and interactive files and it will provide you with a clickable prototype.
You can share it and have your team members or stakeholders and contributors comment on it directly. All the live streaming, syncing and security features make it one of the best of its kind. You can subscribe on it for free and buy the paid subscription according to your need.
Ever wondered how your idea will end up looking like when you finally launch it for public use? Proto.io will help you see how it will look with all the designs and textures without coding. This is the best tool to view a prototype of an app long before any resources are spent on the project. It has a UI library and you can use the drag and drop function to any interface element.
The best part is you can even try the prototype, when it’s complete, on a device to experience its looks and usability. It does cost you a bit (starting from $24 a month) to buy a premium subscription but yes, you can try it for free for 15 days.
Sketch is a professional designing app but is just for Mac. It is quite easy to learn and use. It has a vector based system with sharp pixel size editing. You can create complex shapes and figures without much work. It is made for all types of designers and it’s very easy to form a beautiful, high quality artwork from just a scratch. You can download the free trial that is available on the website or buy the software for $99.
Notism will give a combined service for prototyping, collaborating and managing on one platform. There are no lines of coding required for making an interactive prototype. You can share a live video of your prototype and can receive fast feedback. Special sketching tools are provided which can be used directly on shared content. All the data that you upload is secure and backed up regularly to multiple locations.
Great simple has a lot of apps and software to offer you. It has different apps for different platform like Android, iOS, web etc. Great Simple has been designed with one major objective for satisfying every need of designers. App designing kits of different platforms, flowcharts, and website layouts everything is available here for purchases. These apps are also compatible with Adobe Photoshop and Sketch.