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Involving users, audience, stakeholders, partners, internal teams and developers from the start will help us build better products and services. There’s a lot of methods available to UX designers to help us accomplish this. This unfortunately means that it’s also pretty easy to get lost and feel overwhelmed with the quantity of information available. In this article I am going to share with you my list of seven ressources I use in my daily job to find the right UX method and tool.
Your weekly curated UX, UI Design and Front-End resources and tools: choosing UI components, design process illustrated, color tool, design system checklist, password generator, a tool to draw symmetrical patterns, some AI beetle experiment, a reverse image search tool, banning designing for exposure, poor and frustrating user experience, px vs relative CSS units, CSS4, etc.
Your weekly curated UX, UI Design and Front-End resources and tools: signification of icons, front-end performance checklist, task flow vs user flow, dark mode, interesting CSS features to play with, min/max-width in CSS, understanding CSS position, hierarchy in UI Design, a guide to theTerminal, measuring the value of design systems, prototyping hover, Svelte framework, Web components, some accessibility checking tools, etc.
Your weekly curated UX, UI Design and Front-End resources and tools: the dribbblish designs, UX top articles, the best user testing tools, some great UX template resources, responsive grids, accessibility tools, the loss of micro-privacy, a user task canvas with cards and interview guide, accessibility and contrast, a few CSS tutorials (counters, grid, line-clamp, etc.), PWAs documentation, a fun isometric city builder in JS, some gooey effect inspiration.
Your weekly curated UX, UI Design and Front-End resources and tools: a comic strip that explains UX design, design ethics, building & designing for design systems, some color palette tools, articles & inspiration, a great introduction to everything CSS related, product design and call to action advice, dark patterns, accessibility, evolution of design, CSS custom properties, PWAs maskable icons, AI weirdness, 2 interesting talks, a fun loader, a German joke, a game for designers who like to center things, etc.
I facilitated a workshop on: “User eXperience – starter crash course for Startups”. The audience was a nice mix between students and entrepreneurs with a project/ website. The goal was to help them discover how to build a product with a user centric approach and why startup people should focus on users needs and talk to their potential users as soon as possible. In this article, you will find the slides of the workshop. At the end of the articles, you can download a small “UX Starter Kit for Startups” kit I created. It contains templates to build a product concept, a user journey map, a user flow kit, some mobile, tablet and desktop templates for paper prototyping and a guerilla usability testing checklist.
Your weekly curated UX, UI Design and Front-End resources and tools: Heydon’s book on inclusive components, Accessibility Tips for Web Developers, an accessible palette color tool, Font variables, a few articles on design systems, design ethics (dark patterns and social impact), SVG dark mode favicon, AI drawing experiment, cool illustrations, Fontsninja new version, overlapping images in CSS and more.
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