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Specific Things to Say (and talk about) In Your UX Design Interview
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I explain specific things you should say and touch on during your UX Design interview
Views: 54011 Mike Locke
How to Improve Your Visual UI Design Skills
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I share some tips on how to improve your visual UI design skills.
Views: 31300 Mike Locke
Getting Started in Web Design
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - Getting Started in Web Design
Views: 23997 Mike Locke
How to Handle "Lack of Experience" in a UI/UX Design Interview Situation
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video, I talk about how to handle the issue of "lack of experience" within a UI/UX Design interview. This situation comes up a lot for new aspiring designers. I provide real-world examples of how to approach this issue in an interview setting. http://www.twitter.com/mlwebco http://www.instagram.com/mlwebco
Views: 17894 Mike Locke
What is a UI/UX Designer?
 
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http://www.mluxacademy.com - In this video I explain exactly what a UI/UX Designer is. I describe what a UI Designer does and what a UX Designer does using providing real world examples. My Website: http://www.mluxacademy.com My Twitter: https://twitter.com/mlwebco My LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 147969 Mike Locke
My Top Job Interviewing Tips (for UI Designers)
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I share with you my top job interviewing tips.
Views: 40604 Mike Locke
Transitioning from Graphic Designer to UI Designer
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about transitioning from Graphic Designer to UI Designer. My Website: http://www.mlwebco.com My Twitter: https://twitter.com/mlwebco My LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 15091 Mike Locke
What is a UX Researcher? (i.e. UX Research) #UIUX #Design
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about what a UX Research duties are and how to conduct user research by yourself.
Views: 11288 Mike Locke
Where to Start in Web Design?
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I discuss where to get started if you're thinking about becoming a web designer.
Views: 30326 Mike Locke
Stop Focusing on What other People are Doing, Just Do You!
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com/ - In this video I talk about the importance of not focusing on what other people are doing and staying focused on your own goals.
Views: 9084 Mike Locke
Landing a UI/UX Design Job is Difficult [Words of Encouragement & Advice]
 
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Scrap Your Portfolio and Start Over: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pd3cbpQBvEQ http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I share some advice on the struggles of landing a UI/UX Design job.
Views: 9236 Mike Locke
Adobe Illustrator Tutorial - Object Expand Feature
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I demonstrate how to use the object expand feature in Adobe Illustrator to create outline (fill) shapes around your logo. A cool feature that you might use when creating logos.
Views: 141636 Mike Locke
Logo Design Tips for Beginners
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I wallk you through my process for designing logos. It's simple and it's a great video for beginners. I share a few simple tips you can use to design a logo within minutes. Keep it clean and simple.
Views: 209546 Mike Locke
Agile Scrum Development Process and How UI/UX Design Fit In
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video, I explain the Agile Scrum Development process (in plain speak) and talk about how UI/UX (Product Design) fits in.
Views: 29666 Mike Locke
How to Price Out Your Web Design Freelance Projects
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about my strategy for pricing out web design freelance projects. My Website: http://www.mlwebco.com My Twitter: https://twitter.com/mlwebco My LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 8240 Mike Locke
How to Speak About and Present Your Work in a UI/UX Design Interview
 
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In this video, I explain how to speak about and present your portfolio work within a UI/UX Design interview. Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mlwebco Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/mlwebco LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 11544 Mike Locke
Get Started in UI Design (Short, Sweet & Practical)
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I explain how to get started in UI Design. Short, sweet and practical advice. My Website: http://www.mlwebco.com My Twitter: https://twitter.com/mlwebco My LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 8392 Mike Locke
How to Critique a Website
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I explain how to critique a website. I go over the five point that I use when I critique any website.
Views: 13379 Mike Locke
How to Warp Text in Adobe Illustrator
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - How to Warp Text in Adobe Illustrator
Views: 399283 Mike Locke
Common UX Designer Interview Questions
 
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http://www.mluxacademy.com - In this video, I discuss 11 common UX Designer interview questions you're likely to hear during a UX Designer interview. Maybe not verbatim but you should prepare for these types of questions. Best of luck! UX Interview Questions (PDF Download) https://drive.google.com/open?id=1sngbxf8hqb-sEelaxRzy2kV1VN-OUgOH Website http://www.mluxacademy.com Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/mlwebco Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/mlwebco LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 9970 Mike Locke
How Much Should You Charge for a Website?
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video, I answer the question of how much you should charge for a website. This video is targeted to web designers just starting out in this field and are unsure of the market rate for web design services. Please send me any question you may have to [email protected] Thanks, ~ Mike
Views: 79823 Mike Locke
Are You Too Old for the UI/UX Design Field? Does Age Matter?
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about if age matters when it comes to web UI/UX Design. My Website: http://www.mlwebco.com My Twitter: https://twitter.com/mlwebco My LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 10775 Mike Locke
Web Design Too Competitive?
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about the idea of web design being too competitive for anyone to make a career.
Views: 14913 Mike Locke
Discouraged about your Web Design Career?
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - Simple words of encouragement if you're having a hard time in your Web Design career.
Views: 9754 Mike Locke
Critical Career Mistakes Newbie Designers are Making
 
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http://www.mluxacademy.com - In this video, I talk about two mistakes designers continue to make. It involves around having too broad of a skill set and not going deep enough in UX related material in regards to their portfolio. Learn Product UI/UX Design at http://www.mluxacademy.com
Views: 10136 Mike Locke
Additional Skills used by UI/UX Designers
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about some additional skills used by UI/UX Designers that we don't talk about often. My Website: http://www.mlwebco.com My Twitter: https://twitter.com/mlwebco My LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 5884 Mike Locke
Things You Should Be Doing Daily to Stay Sharp - UI/UX Design
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video, I discuss things every UI/UX Designer should be doing daily/weekly to stay sharp in the marketplace. http://www.twitter.com/mlwebco http://www.instagram.com/mlwebco
Views: 7728 Mike Locke
Website Design Tips: The Standard Website Layout
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - Website Design Tips: The Standard Website Layout - In this video, I talk about the standard layout that can be used for every website.
Views: 51407 Mike Locke
Simple Approach to Becoming a Product UI/UX Designer (Self-Taught)
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video, I offer simple advice and thoughts on how anyone can get started in becoming a Product UI/UX Designer, today. All self-taught, no college required. http://www.twitter.com/mlwebco http://www.instagram.com/mlwebco
Views: 9553 Mike Locke
Sometimes You Need to Scrap Your Portfolio and Start Over (UI/UX Design)
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I offer advice to designers struggling to land . Sometimes you gotta scrap your current portfolio and start over relearning new ways to design better.
Views: 10308 Mike Locke
Should you Build all your Websites on Wordpress?
 
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In this video I talk about whether or not you should build all your websites on and around the Wordpress framework.
Views: 19054 Mike Locke
My Thoughts on Webflow (all-in-one design platform)
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about Webflow, the design tool that allows anyone to build responsive websites without knowing/using any code. Webflow: http://www.webflow.com My Website: http://www.mlwebco.com My Twitter: https://twitter.com/mlwebco My LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 16736 Mike Locke
My Top 5 Favorite Web UI Design Trends for 2013
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I discuss "My Top 5 Favorite Web UI Design Trends for 2013" that we should all be thinking about incorporating into our design work. I also provide examples and screenshots. Enjoy! Visit the official blog post for links and references from the video: http://www.mlwebco.com/2013/03/12/my-top-5-favorite-web-ui-design-trends-for-2013/
Views: 42245 Mike Locke
Choose a Web Design Discipline and Perfect it
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about choosing one discipline and perfecting that one instead of trying to learn a broad range of skills early on.
Views: 21326 Mike Locke
4 Things To Learn To Become a Solid UI/UX Designer
 
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http://www.mluxacademy.com - In this video, I discuss 4 key things everyone must learn to become a UI/UX Designer. Each of these things you get started learning today and slowly get better as you go. The important thing is getting started. Get started Learning UI/UX Design at http://www.mluxacademy.com
Views: 7504 Mike Locke
Advice for Struggling Web Designers
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about why you might be struggling as a web designer and ways to break out of this zone to become a more valuable web designer that people are willing to pay a premium price for.
Views: 21403 Mike Locke
How to Become a Rockstar at Your New UI/UX Design Job/Company - Tips & Advice
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video, I offer my advice on how to become a rockstar at your new UI/UX Design job or current job. Become a Linchpin. http://www.twitter.com/mlwebco http://www.instagram.com/mlwebco
Views: 6664 Mike Locke
What to Focus on in 2015...UX and Usability
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about why 2015 is the year to focus on UX and Usability to grow your UI Design career. My Website: http://www.mlwebco.com My Twitter: https://twitter.com/mlwebco My LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 6942 Mike Locke
What's Your Web Design Process?
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I share my web design process. The web design process is often overlooked. But its vital to helping you overcome the struggle of not knowing what to do or where to start when designing a website.
Views: 17792 Mike Locke
A Detailed Glimpse into My UI/UX Design Prep Work - Requirements & User Stories
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video, I share a glimpse into my UI/UX Design process and specifically show you what requirements and user stories are and how I do my prep work.
Views: 14951 Mike Locke
"Rich Dad, Poor Dad" and a Career in Web Design
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about the "Rich Dad, Poor Dad" book and how a career in Web Design is actually great for positioning yourself for longterm financial growth. My Website: http://www.mlwebco.com My Twitter: https://twitter.com/mlwebco My LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 11592 Mike Locke
Is JavaScript Required for UI/UX Design?
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about whether JavaScript is required for UI/UX Design. My Website: http://www.mlwebco.com My Twitter: https://twitter.com/mlwebco My LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 12377 Mike Locke
Become More Productive, Reach Your Goals!
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about why we're not as productive as we can be and how you can change that.
Views: 5799 Mike Locke
Every Goal has a Dip, Embrace it!
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about the concept of "The Dip" as explained by Seth Godin. Every goal has a dip, recognize it and embrace it. Once you do, you'll get you'll be in a better position to reach your goals.
Views: 4102 Mike Locke
UX Design - Advice on Becoming a UX Designer
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I cover the UX Design process and speak about what it takes for someone to become a UX Designer. Its all about how you approach each project and the process you use for designing a website or web app. Following this process and gaining experience will make you a strong UX Designer. Recommended UX Book - Don't Make Me Think (Revisited) http://www.amazon.com/Dont-Make-Think-Revisited-Usability/dp/0321965515 My Website: http://www.mlwebco.com My Twitter: https://twitter.com/mlwebco My LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 114741 Mike Locke
Are Website Templates Making Web Designers Irrelevant?
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about the topic of Website Templates and whether they make Web Designers irrelevant.
Views: 16348 Mike Locke
Brainstorming Tips in Web Design
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about the value and importance of brainstorming ideas prior to starting your web design projects.
Views: 8119 Mike Locke
Learning HTML/CSS, is it Important for UI/UX Design? Tips and Advice
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about how HTML/CSS fits into the UI/UX Design discipline. I provide some quick tips on getting started learning HTML and CSS. My Website: http://www.mlwebco.com My Twitter: https://twitter.com/mlwebco My LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 35577 Mike Locke
Truth About Freelance Web Design
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I talk about the truth about Freelance Web Design and why its not a long-term sustainable business, but a supplement to something more stable. In addition I share my thoughts on what you should really focus on instead. My Website: http://www.mlwebco.com My Twitter: https://twitter.com/mlwebco My LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaellocke
Views: 43162 Mike Locke
Web Design Portfolio Do's and Dont's
 
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http://www.mlwebco.com - In this video I provide some portfolio tips and advice. Podcast: "Your Portfolio is Your Golden Ticket" - http://www.mlwebco.com/2013/03/07/your-portfolio-golden-ticket/
Views: 34612 Mike Locke