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Create a Design System with Figma

Learn how to build a design system in Figma. By the end of this course you will become a master of building design systems in Figma and understanding master components. Time Stamps: ⌨️ (0:00:00) Introduction ⌨️ (0:03:03) Creating a Color System ⌨️ (0:22:23) Building a Type System in Figma ⌨️ (0:35:16) Elevation ⌨️ (0:57:33) Product […]

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Design

How to use GIMP – Beginner Tutorial

Do you need to edit images but don’t want to shell out the money for Photoshop or Canva? In this step-by-step overview, learn how to use GIMP, a free open-source image editing software. We start with how to download and install GIMP. We then explore the interface, including the toolbox, tool options, color selection, docks […]

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Design Power Apps

Power Apps Design Philosophy

In this 15-minute citizen developer-focused demo, May Alhajri focuses on structured planning before building. The planning process or “Canvas” includes assessing customer profile, value mapping and fit. Start with a customer profile – what customer wants to achieve, what they are doing today, their pains, their potential gains. Then create a value map including products […]

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Career Design

What is Design Thinking and Why Should You Care?

In this webinar, design thinking all-stars, Jeremy Utley and Perry Klebahn, break down the basics of design thinking and show you how to apply a creative lens to challenges you’re facing at work or at home. To demonstrate the power of design thinking, Perry and Jeremy work through challenges submitted by the audience in real-time. […]

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Design Developer

UI Design For Coders

In this video from Traversy Media you will learn important design principles and what to think about when creating UI/layouts including contrast, typography, whitespace, and more. Video index: 0:00 – Brad’s Intro 0:58 – Gary’s Intro 2:41 – A look at the first design 6:12 – Header Redesign 18:21 – Hero Section 31:00 – Features […]

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Design Interesting

Deconstructing the 8-bit Arcade Font

Last week, I explained to my son how 8-bit graphics worked. I can’t tell you how many sheets of graph paper I went through designing sprites back in the day. Although it was possible, I never made my own on Font on the Commodore 64. In his book Arcade Game Typography, type designer Toshi Omagari […]

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Design Developer

A Complete Roadmap to Web Development in 2020

LearnCode.academy has compiled a list of everything you need to learn Web Dev or keep your skills current in 2020. This curated list covers beginning web development all the way through advanced development. Time Index 1:06 basic frontend 3:50 recommended deployment platforms 5:15 no matter what route you take next 7:27 advanced frontend 18:40 backend […]

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Design Developer

Predicting the Future of the Web Development (2020 and 2025)

At ReactiveConf 2019 Richard Feldman ponders what technologies and trends will dominate the web development in 2020 and 2025? 

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