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Building a design system

View the original post Building a consistent platform Context Avito was launched in 2012 as a startup. It then grew to be Morocco’s number 1 Classified Marketplace with over 6 million users every month. Their users can buy and sell on the Web and mobile (Android and iOS). Problem Statement In terms of product design, Avito’s […]

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Why do Companies Need a design System?

View the original postA design system is a collection of rules, constraints, principles and repeatable components that help to create a company’s process to design and build digital products. It is imperative to protect a brand, elevate its end-user experience, align teams and increase the speed of the product development. When teams come together to […]

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Creating a UX design style guide for your team

View the original postHow to build one yourselfIllustration by Eleonore MilletA design guideline is a document that lists all the choices and conventions taken in the company, in order to keep the design and development team aligned. Being connected to, for instance, the design guideline, allows a given prototype to be developed faster and without complications.Here is […]

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Design Documentation — Style Guides and Design Systems

View the original postDesign Documentation — Style Guides and Design Systems What are Style Guides and Design Systems? The Style Guide establishes the root for visual presentations and a design system connects components, patterns, and visuals together to become one single source of truth for products and brands. Well, something like that and as there are many differences […]

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Prototype versioning, namespacing design systems, discussing a header component

View the original postVersioning prototypes, design system bits and article updates. # Versioning prototypes In the past 12 months I’ve created 5 different prototypes using the GOV​.​UK Prototype Kit. At times, due to the rapid pace of iteration, I’ve not been the most hygenic when it comes to versioning. That means different versions sometimes share […]