Category Archives: Design

Why Is Sketch Leaving the Mac App Store?

Sketch leaves the Mac App Store citing major limitations and concerns


Sketch feels they can give users a better experience through direct sales. They cite the following problems with the Mac App Store:

  • Reviews of updates take a week
  • Upgrade pricing structure is not available
  • Apple’s recent security certificate fiasco
  • App Store guidelines that impose technical limitations

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Disneyland UX IRL: 3 Insights

We sometimes catch ourselves applying UX in real life; don’t forget there’s a lot we can learn about web UX from real life


This “I’m doing it all the time” idea is how I feel about user experience (UX). I am literally moving through every moment looking at the user experience of every situation. Here are some examples from just this week:

Read the blog post at Sawaya Consulting, Inc.