DesignOpinions

“User research isn’t for finding solutions. It’s for understanding problems.”

DesignTools

Tilio

Turn your notes and ideas into narratives.

DesignOpinions

“Just because I’m not actively designing, doesn’t mean I’m not working. I need time to think. Design is thinking.”

DesignOpinions

“If you’re a young interactive designer, try hanging out more with developers instead of designers. You’ll thank me later.”

DesignOpinions

“If you want to predict future user behavior, focus on deeply understanding current behavior and motivations instead of asking users to predict what they’ll do with a product they’ve never seen.”

DesignResources

Devices

A growing collection of images and Sketch files of popular devices.

DesignOpinions

“Invest in your own platforms. Building audiences on any other platform can be taken away from you with the snap of a finger. Use other platforms as a funnel, not as the base.”

DesignOpinions

“Wisdom acquired through aging is vastly undervalued in the UX industry.”

DesignTools

Screen Size Map

Interactive map of screen sizes for responsive and adaptive design.

DesignOpinions

“Every design interview should start with asking the candidate to organize a messy spreadsheet. This is so much more important than knowing things about fonts and colors.”

DesignOpinions

“Anyone to a designer: ‘looks weird’. Designer: ‘can you be more specific?’

Designer to designer: ‘looks weird’. Other designer: ‘yeah, it does’.”

DesignOpinions

“Overrated: inspiration.
Underrated: discipline.

Overrated: talent.
Underrated: time.”

DesignOpinions

“As designers, our primary role is to overthink a design solution before simplifying it.”

DesignOpinions

“The longer I work in design, the more confident I become in my certainty that I know almost nothing.”

DesignTools

Diez

An open-source framework for creating design languages.

DesignTools

CrUX.RUN

A fast mirror of the Chrome User Experience report database.