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Golden Age of Designers

There has never been differentiation between meaningful design and beautiful designs. This is because perfection goes unnoticed but a flaw is always remarked! User interface designers like me, having bookish knowledge and hardly any practical approach will always regret this era. Its the time when entrepreneurs are preferring designers as their partners or co-founders. Why is that so? read this.

I believe, a designer can see more than a business analyst. An analyst will do all the research and come up with a conclusion. Whereas a designer will know how to make that conclusion meaningful. Its like Apple knew that its an age of tablet even before the end user did. But after a master piece like iPad is in the market, every other competitor wishes to jump in with their gadgets. What is the result? iPad still sustains the fame and craze.
People thought that the Apple team is trying to fool them with a bigger screen. But if you see a twitter app in an iPad and the same in some other tablet, you will know the difference. How much usability it provides to its customers is unmatched!

The designers in true sense are suppose to match their concepts with the end users' psychology. What really happens is, in India mainly, designers try to match colors with the interests of their immediate boss or client abroad. Its a pity! Another pity is that there is hardly any guidance to mould such experts apart from acknowledging the importance of usability in each and every business.

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