The Usability Post
Thoughts on design and user experience by Dmitry Fadeyev

UI Concept: Morphing Buttons

Mary Lou presents an interesting UI concept she calls morphing buttons. The idea reminds of me of the visual effect iOS7 uses when you tap on an application icon: the icon zooms in to fill the whole screen, transforming smoothly into the application itself. In this case instead of the application icon we have the button. Here’s what it looks like:

morphing buttons demo

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