Daniel Schwarz Previously, design blog editor at Toptal and SitePoint. Now I advocate for better UX design alongside industry leaders such as Adobe, InVision, Marvel, Wix, Net Magazine, CreativeBloq, CSS-Tricks, and more.

Stories by Daniel Schwarz

Comparing Traditional AI Design

AI in UX design: How to leverage AI and how far it’ll get you

UX Design

Let’s take a look at the AI tools out there, how they can be used in a UX design setting, and how effective they are.

Daniel Schwarz
Mar 15, 2023 ⋅ 7 min read
A Guide To Design Concepts: Mockups, Wireframes, And More

A guide to design concepts: Mockups, wireframes, and more

Product Management

Design concepts are the first step in creating a great product. They enable product teams to discover and fix problems long before the development phase.

Daniel Schwarz
Mar 8, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read
Price Sensitivity Analysis: How Much Is Your Product Worth?

Price sensitivity analysis: How much is your product worth?

Product Management

Learn about the two main types of price sensitivity surveys and how to use them to determine how much customers are willing to pay for your product.

Daniel Schwarz
Feb 27, 2023 ⋅ 7 min read
Cancel Button

How to design nondestructive cancel buttons

UX Design

What can we do as UX designers to ensure users have an easy time canceling, deleting, clearing, returning to a previous state, etc.?

Daniel Schwarz
Feb 2, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read
Visual Hierarchy UX on Web and Mobile

A guide to visual hierarchy in UX design

UX Design

Visual hierarchy is incredibly powerful, and you can implement it just by applying some pretty common style properties.

Daniel Schwarz
Jan 24, 2023 ⋅ 5 min read
Understanding Sunk Costs In Product Management

Understanding sunk costs in product management

Product Management

Product managers must learn how to estimate the gravitas of their decisions and how to cut losses gracefully (with minimal damage) when they inevitably happen.

Daniel Schwarz
Jan 18, 2023 ⋅ 5 min read
How to Style Scroll Snap Points With CSS

How to style scroll snap points with CSS

Dev

Scroll snapping is an interaction enhancement and is now a native CSS feature that helps users snap to certain scroll points.

Daniel Schwarz
Jan 12, 2023 ⋅ 7 min read
What Makes a CTA Button Good?

How to design CTA buttons: UX best practices

UX Design

Learn to design a CTA button with affordance, accessibility, aesthetics, and visual hierarchy in mind for an improved CTR.

Daniel Schwarz
Dec 20, 2022 ⋅ 6 min read
A Guide To Creating And Sharing Public Product Roadmaps

A guide to creating and sharing public product roadmaps

Product Management

Sharing product roadmaps publicly garners transparency and support. Product roadmaps prove progression and that you as a team and product are worth the continued investment.

Daniel Schwarz
Dec 15, 2022 ⋅ 6 min read
What Should a CSS Boilerplate Look Like in 2022?

What should a modern CSS boilerplate look like?

Dev

We review the must-have features and characteristics of a modern CSS boilerplate to get your CSS running in seconds.

Daniel Schwarz
Nov 24, 2022 ⋅ 6 min read
Customer Exit Surveys For Products: How And What To Ask

Customer exit surveys for products: How and what to ask

Product Management

The purpose of a customer exit survey is not to discover all of the opportunities for improvement, just the critical issues causing customers to churn.

Daniel Schwarz
Nov 24, 2022 ⋅ 7 min read