28 May 2020
Weekly UI 007: File Upload
Another week, another weekly UI—this time we’re designing a file upload modal. I’ll show you my favorite tool for selecting a color palette and we’ll touch on how to clearly and visually communicate progress status to our users. This kind of user interface is one that we are all used to seeing different versions of uploading videos to Facebook, adding files to your blog post, and sharing pictures on Instagram. It is important to strike the balance of “Don’t hit refresh, trust me,” and, “It’s working, look at that progress.” Try it out!
Heads up! This article may make reference to the Gaslight team—that's still us! We go by Launch Scout now, this article was just written before we re-introduced ourselves. Find out more here.