So the other day I was designing a UI with some sensitive information on it. This information needs to be hidden by default and the user has to explicitly take an action to view it. For years, I’m seeing the ‘eye’ icon along with password fields to view the password. Never did I look deep into the state of the eye icon. But this time I did.

Toggle icons are mainly used as stand-alone icons to switch between 2 states. There is no text shown along with it. …

When you build a new product that is very similar to the existing products in the market, the designers and product managers tend to do certain features different from others. Sometimes this brings a good change, sometimes worse.

I used 4 interface design tools: Sketch, Adobe XD, Figma, and InVision Studio. All these have an almost similar kind of UI & workflow. The Sketch did a rethinking in the era of Illustrator & Photoshop and pioneered in this UI pattern for vector design tools and all the others followed.

Let’s see some of the subtle differences I noticed in the…

Jo

Product Designer

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