Above all else, the UI Design (a.k.a. user interface) of any app or device is the key deciding factor in making it more user-friendly and easy to use and hence more popular.
Usability being one of the main foundations of well-designed UI, can help strengthen the application and goes a long way in fostering good customer and user experience.
An impeccably designed and stable user interface or UI can perfect functionality, increase the involvement of the user and causes fewer problems in the long run.
So with the technological revolution upon us, we expect to see some of these radical developments in UI design in 2019:
Our Top 3 UI Design Predictions
#1. Better Personalisation
An important aspect that corresponds with the course that UI designs taking is increased personalization. Once the design catches the attention of the user, it is vital to personalize the digital experience.
A personalized user experience helps one stand out in the crowd and lets users express their personality.
To accomplish this, factors such as human touch, the introduction of voice-command design and use of proper material design can help to tailor the digital experience to the user’s liking.
#2. Widening Market In Wearable Technology
Good wearable technology has to combine form with function. It should work seamlessly and should not be big and bulky. UI design for wearable devices and similar technology takes minimalism to a whole new level and simplifies user experience while maintaining sound visual aesthetics.
Wearable technology is not limited to smartwatches only. They extend into the health industry, where portable devices are able to monitor sleeping habits, heart rates, and so on. Wearables are designed to solve tons of everyday problems and for the user’s convenience.
Therefore, the need for good UI design is vital for innovative wearables that assist in avoiding the irritations of daily life.
#3. Time-Saving UI Design
Today’s most successful websites and applications provide more relevant information in an easy-to-consume and use format. They create an experience that reduces friction and saves user’s time.
Time is of the essence in today’s busy world for both mobile and desktop devices. Users desire those products the most that help them reach their goal as fast as possible and time-saving designs are of paramount importance in that respect.
Time-saving design allows users to take a limited number of steps from the moment they install an app until they take an action.