Author Ben Bate

I'm Ben, a visual & UI/UX designer. I run a design blog called Pixel Clouds. You can follow me on Dribbble, Twitter, and Medium.

Impressive Implementations of Mobile App Search

By on May 15, 2017

Mobile search is an integral component of most mobile-friendly websites and mobile apps. Given the constraints which are associated with the restrictive sizing of mobile device screens, implementing features such as search has to be done with great precision and...

Stunning Examples of Calendar Mobile App Design

By on May 11, 2017

Calendar apps are synonymous with mobile devices; their importance is hard to measure given how integral they have become since the introduction of the Android and iOS ecosystems over a decade ago. Since then, the calendar and planning category of...

The Best Implementations of of Chatbots in Mobile App Design

By on May 1, 2017

Chatbots are a concept that has been around for a while, but relatively recently has become noticed as an opportunity you don’t want to miss in mobile app design. With advances in computer science and machine learning, the possibilities for...

Clean & Simple Hero Web Design Examples in Landing Pages

By on April 20, 2017

The hero is the section of a landing page which has the utmost importance. It is contained within the fold of a website and therefore is the first area that communicates with the visitor. This means the message needs to...

Beautiful, Yet Effective Examples of Mobile Form Design

By on April 13, 2017

In this article, we are going to look at some examples of excellent mobile form design and what exactly makes them so effective.

The Latest Photography Trends in Web Design

By on April 11, 2017

In this article, we are going to take a look at some of the primary web design photography trends we have seen so far this year.

Take a Look at the Latest eCommerce Mobile App Design Trends

By on April 7, 2017

eCommerce mobile apps have come a long way since their inception coincided with the release of the Android and iOS ecosystems. Where we used to see fairly uninspired examples of user interface design, we now see some of the best...

Exploring Loading Screens in Mobile App Design

By on April 3, 2017

The loading screen in a mobile app is the first interaction with a user. Whether it be their first time using the app, or the hundredth, the loading screen will be seen by the user each and every time they...