The five best design links, every weekday


47 Key Lessons for UI & UX Designers

This is a mega-list of the most critical knowledge for UI, UX, interaction, or product designers at any level.

Selection controls — UI component series

Making choices never was more satisfying. A detailed look at checkboxes, radio buttons, and toggles design.

Design patterns in voice interfaces

In graphic interfaces, we are used to talking about design and interaction patterns. Do design patterns exist in voice interfaces?

Design has an empathy problem: white men can’t design for everyone

Design empathy is a myth and it's holding us back.

Worry less about spacing in Figma

I spend way too much time caring about spacing when designing interfaces and building design systems.

What every product designer needs to know about brand

A crash course on brand essentials, packed with resources + tips from my time at IDEO.

How to do a 1-hour redesign

I’ve been an advocate of speed redesigning technique for a while.

Anti-racist reading list for designers

As designers, we preach empathy, inclusion, and accessibility, yet like most of tech, the industry is 71% White.

8 (more) tips to quickly improve your UI

Creating beautiful, usable, and efficient UIs takes time, with many design revisions along the way.

Which design style are you?

Are you ready to unravel the truth?

Which UI design tool should I use in 2020?

It's 2020, the market today is saturated with UI design tools.

The design community must not stay silent

To my design allies, the world needs you more than ever to call out systems that aren’t right and imagine what the future could be

Books that make better designers

A list of books that, as a designer, you may not have come across but that contain potentially career-defining material.

Nobody told me UX would be like this

Certain truths are self-evident within the design profession. They, however, do not become self-evident until a certain level of experience.

Over-complicated? Over-simplified? The UX Efficient Frontier

We are not our users. We are even less our expert users.

Text fields & Forms design - UI components series

Forms have existed for a significant amount of time, greatly simplifying the task of drafting complaints and various other legal pleadings.

Little UX crimes: a collection of Dark Patterns in design

Dark Patterns is a deception technique in interface design, that intentionally tricks users into things they didn't want to do.

The digital design industry is changing

It took just two months, but now it’s time to adjust to the new, much faster reality.

Redesigning the Zoom experience

With the COVID-19 pandemic hitting countries across the world, everyone has now switched to video meetings.

Spotify in Neumorphism

When neumorphism was predicted to be one of the top 2020 UI design trends, I wanted to give it a shot.