29 Apr 2019
Who Are Design Systems For?

Specific design systems, I mean. Design systems, as a concept, are something just about any site can benefit from.

#Design Systems

29 Apr 2019
How Great Designers Take Responsibility for Feedback

We’re always subject to critique on a design team. And it ultimately makes our work better, no matter who’s delivering it.

#Design Process #Design Thinking

29 Apr 2019
UX Responsibilities in Scrum Ceremonies

As part of an Agile team, UX professionals should participate in all Scrum ceremonies in order to maintain open communication, influence product success, and...

#Design Process

26 Apr 2019
Privacy UX: Privacy-Aware Design Framework

How to deal with the notorious cookie consent prompts, intrusive push notifications, glorious permission requests, malicious third-party tracking and offboar...

#User Experience

26 Apr 2019
Why your design system needs its own Sketch plugin

The process I went through to make a plugin tailored to our design team’s bespoke systems.

#Design Systems #Sketch

23 Apr 2019
Designing Our Design Systems Team

This is the story of our journey from style guide side project to a full-fledged design systems team and the lessons we’ve learned along the way.

#Design Systems

23 Apr 2019
Sympathy vs. Empathy in UX

The majority of UX professionals practice sympathy instead of empathy for their users.

#Design Process

20 Apr 2019
Sketch vs Figma, Adobe XD, And Other UI Design Applications

For a while now, Sketch has been the de facto application of choice for UX and UI designers. But in the last year or two, we have seen many new contenders fo...

#Sketch #Figma #Adobe XD

19 Apr 2019
Design systems by Figma

A Figma publication for design systems creators, designers, developers, and managers

#Design Systems #Figma

19 Apr 2019
Why Don't We Just Use Material Design?

Last week, as I munched on my lunch, I was eavesdropping on a meeting to determine the design direction of a fairly well known site.

#Interactive design

17 Apr 2019
Design At Scale: One Year With Figma

If you’re working in a larger team, and especially if you’re working in an enterprise or b2b (business-to-business) context, being able to make even small im...


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