Web Design Weekly #370

November 11, 2019 - Jake Bresnehan

Headlines

Design Ops at Spotify A really great insight into how Design Ops at Spotify work and how they went about building out this area within the company. (spotify.design)

The Five Senses of UX (medium.com)

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Articles

Speed Up Your Website With WebP As more of our browsers, devices and software support WebP, it’s time that web designers started adopting it as their default image format. (smashingmagazine.com)

Designing the Facebook Company Brand As Facebook has grown into a suite of products they have been evolving the company brand. Here is a look into the decisions they have made. (facebook.design)

Everyone uses CSS frameworks A CSS framework is a tool. It’s not good or bad, and it doesn’t define you as a developer but is does help you. (medium.com)

How Netflix Uses Psychology A look behind the scenes at how Netflix keeps you engaged and addicted. (uxdesign.cc)

The Current State of Styling Selects in 2019 (css-tricks.com)

Tools / Resources

Be Theme Challenge: Pick ONE of their 450+ pre-built websites Be Theme just added a NEW lot of pre-built websites and dares you to pick just 1. If you like your themes like your coffee: strong, fast, and helps you finish your work in half the time… then you’re going to love Be Theme’s 450+ gallery. (muffingroup.com)

Moving From Sketch To Figma Switching tools isn’t a decision to be taken lightly. Here’s a nuts-and-bolts and behind-the-scenes look at how Help Scout migrated design systems from Sketch to Figma. (smashingmagazine.com)

Modern JavaScript features you may have missed Jimmy Breck-McKye shares some modern JS features that didn’t get much airtime when they first came out. (breck-mckye.com)

Line Awesome — Free Beautiful Icon Font (icons8.com)

What’s New In DevTools (Chrome 79) (developers.google.com)

GitBook – Document Everything (gitbook.com)

Exciting new features in Vue 3 (vueschool.io)

Inspiration

UX Design Process Best Practices (medium.com)

Smashing Podcast Episode 1 (smashingmagazine.com)

Jobs

Junior Designer at Hyped Fast paced growth and exciting upcoming projects have necessitated the next stellar designer, you, to join our team. All the usual startup perks are included – unlimited coffee and beer, dogs in the office, casual everyday, competitive salary. (hyped.com)

Senior Product Designer at Square We are looking for a senior-level Product Designer to drive design execution for our Commerce Platform efforts – including horizontal services like Prices, Identities, Catalog, Orders, and Analytics & Reporting. Commerce Platform offers a unique design challenge that requires designers to design for many products and platforms in parallel. (squareup.com)

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Last but not least…

Debugging Front End is not only a matter of tech (uxdesign.cc)