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Hacking UI is a community for designers, developers and creative entrepreneurs with a passion.
We share our thoughts and experiences in our newsletter, our podcast, and of course the blog.

Master Class #2: Getting Buy-In (w/ Dan Mall)

What mistakes do most of us do when presenting our work to clients? How can any client to approve our designs no matter what role they play in their company? What happens we designersclash on design ideas with a CEO of a company? Find out in this session

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The New Year’s Portfolio Challenge – Winners and Showcase

In December 2016 we kicked off a New Years portfolio challenge for our community. We partnered up with .design, and gave away more than 500 free .design domain names to Hacking UI readers.

The brief was simply to do a portfolio re-design, while keeping it simple and focusing on presenting the work in a proper way.

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Introducing: The Hacking UI Master Class Series

On Wednesday we kick off The Master Class, a free series of lectures by experts in design, development, and technology. Our goal is to help you step outside of your comfort zone and expand your knowledge in areas that most professionals don’t get to touch upon in their day-to-day work. We are also pumped to learn about the newest, most cutting-edge topics and ask the questions we’ve been dying to find out.

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Influencing an industry and building a personal brand with Khoi Vinh (Principal Designer, Adobe)

Our guest today is none other than Khoi Vinh, Principal Designer at Adobe and former Design Director of The New York Times. Khoi is the founder of the popular blog, subtraction.com, a true family man, and was named one of Fast Company’s “50 Most Influential Designers in America”. He is the author of two books and has a long history of launching successful startups and side projects. In this interview, we discussed how writing has helped Khoi, not only in his career as a designer, but also how writing a book gives him a certain amount of credibility, and why he would not trade his writing experience for anything in the world.

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Join The New year’s Portfolio challenge

We’re excited to share that we have teamed up with .design domains to bring to you The New Year’s Portfolio Challenge!

This is a 1-month challenge that we want you all to participate in.

To incentivize you, we’re giving you a free .design domain name to build your site on!

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