Some Facts, that probably we
all knowMetro is an internal code name for a typography-based designlanguage created by Microsoft, originally for use in Windows Phone7. A key design principle of Metro is better focus on the content ofapplications, relying more on typography and less on graphics."Metro" is based on the design principles of classic Swiss graphicdesign. Microsofts design team says that the Metro UI is partlyinspired by signs commonly found at public transport systems.& The Windows Phone Design Principles are:Light, Clean, Open, Fast (Fierce Reduction)Content, not ChromeTypographyMotionAuthentically Digital
So, why again…So, being a
User experience guy, I also started getting request ofgetting applications, dashboards, websites which needs have thefeel of Metro Design, and that’s where my quest started, searchedextensively on the internet to gather more and more information andreferences… how other are working with Metro UI or Metro LikeUI…And I gathered quite a hand full of visuals, which will help me inenormous way to generate new ideas. And after couple of myprojects, I thought of accumulating all the references so that infuture I can refer the same. In this process this documentationemerged, and it’s more of a visual references of Metro UI or MetroLike of the screen shots are taken from Internet and it includes couple of my projectmost UI.