Olha Bahaieva

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Hello, my name is Olha Bahaieva. I’m a Senior UX/UI designer, a content creator, and a public speaker. I build beautiful and user-centered products for modern businesses for over 7 years.

This article gives you a better sense of who I am and what I can do for you.

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Learning your first programming language is hard — especially if you’re a beginner. To start your programming career, you need to understand what language you’ll need. In February 2020, nearly 65,000 developers told Stack Overflow how they learn and level up. According to the survey results, the most popular languages programmers want to learn are Python, JavaScript, Go, TypeScript, and Rust.

Trying to learn all five languages would be overwhelming. The first question for beginners is what language to learn first. Maybe the first language they need is JavaScript. Google’s Go is considered the top language developers want to learn


Affiliate marketing is easy

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Affiliate marketing income is a dream for many people. Influencers want to collaborate with brands to make sales and get a commission. Some people get a full-time income with affiliate marketing, while others use it as an income stream.

To start getting money from affiliate marketing, you need to create a website and get traffic. Along with your website, your brand needs to gain trust from your target audience. Once you’ve done these tasks, you can start selling products.

In 2021, it’s easy to set up a website, but getting traffic might need more time. If you don’t want to…


Traveling is even more interesting with a great product that supports you during your journey.

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When it’s time for your vacation, you start packing all your dresses, take all items you need. You feel amazing about your future journey and ready to fly right away.

In 2021, there are plenty of services to prepare your trip in advance. If you want to know the feedback from other tourists, you check Trip Advisor. When you need to book an apartment, you find a great option on Airbnb or Booking.com.

UX designers create products that people use for tourism today. If you want to help people during their journey, ask yourself what is your own travel experience…


Secret 2: Your personal preference and expectations from your product are different from others.

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UX designers create innovative solutions. When you start to work on a new project, you’re super excited. It’s your chance to create a product and impact on people’s life.

Whether you’re a junior or senior designer, you go over the same design stages. Your design work is full of creative ideas and communication. You always do your best to make your product user-centered.

You spend hours and hours polishing your concept. Along with your design career, it’s worth upgrading your design skills. You can’t create innovative solutions if you don’t have up-to-date knowledge. …


Fantastic collection of designs for the 2021 design year.

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2021 is a year of significant changes in design. Pantone Institute already announced the Color of the year. In 2021 users are ready to try new products and user experience.

Every year designers invent new solutions and innovative ideas. To be one of them, you need to follow the best practices and examples from other designers.

In 2021, web design trends will have a new look. AR, VR, VUIs, and other technologies impact design layouts more and more. If you want your design to be stunning, it worth learning from the best.


White color isn’t as simple as you might think.

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Designers love white products. It’s easy to place a lot of design elements, include illustrations and CTAs. The more white space there is on the app, the better readability and accessibility users will have.

White designs relate to the minimalist style. The fewer elements your app will have, the better. Designers prefer to use a minimal style because of time-saving as well. White apps should be clean, so there are not many elements to create.

People don’t have much time to pay attention to complicated app designs anymore. They want apps with a clear understanding of how to use them…


It’s better to know mistakes in advance.

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You design products every day and want them to be perfect. Your work routine includes many stages to achieve a final result. This is so frustrating when users won’t use your final result.

This situation might happen because of your design mistakes. When you create a product, you should follow industry standards and design knowledge. It includes composition, colors, psychology, and more.

For UX designers, it’s essential to know usability and testing principles. This knowledge allows you to create a successful product. This is your skeleton for other skills. …


I designed the Uber-like app, and here are my calculations.

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How much would it cost to design an Uber-like app? Design services price is a question I’m frequently getting. People are interested to know what budget they need to create an Uber-like app.

The budget question is comprehensive and needs analysis from different angles. Starting from functionality and finishing by improvements, you need to know the price for design services.

As a designer, I can’t say the price for the development, but I can help you significantly with a price for design services. …

Olha Bahaieva

Sr. UX/UI Designer, Top Writer, Speaker. She/her. I write about Design, Tech, & Marketing. Join my design publication: https://medium.com/ux-designers-club

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