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Figma Live steam — Going live shortly!
Hey all—I'm about to go live for this weeks livestream. This week I am flying solo while Josh takes a much deserved vacation! I'll be doing a walkthrough of Zeroheight's wonderful Figma integration to quickly build a living documentation/styleguide website. Tune in here:…
Figma Releases - 5/23/19
Improvements: • When you right click an instance, you can now see related components directly in the Context Menu. Choose to swap with another instance—all without ever having to move away from your work. Bug Fixes: …
💬 AMA with Noah Levin (Design Director at Figma)
Join us this Tuesday at 10am (PDT) for an AMA with Noah Levin our Design Director at Figma. 😊
Figma Releases - 5/16/19
New: • Components are core to how you create reusable designs in a fraction of the time. Now, you can create multiple components in one click. Select as many objects as you want and turn them all into components instantly. Hooray for more reusable designs for you and your team…
Figma Releases - 5/10/19
Improvements: • When you’re using the Scale tool to resize an object, you’ll now notice a different cursor. It’s just a subtle prompt that quietly reminds you that the object is about to scale proportionally. • Pressing the alt + 2 shortcut will now always allow you to search…
🚀 We've adjusted how text works in Figma
To find the right solution, @mwichary dove into the beautifully complex history of type and vertical alignment. More here: https://www.figma.com/blog/line-height-changes/
🆕 Smart selection just got a bit smarter today!
You can now delete and duplicate objects and smart selection will adapt accordingly!
UI refresh feedback
Hi folks! First off, thanks for all of your feedback on the UI refresh. Some of the opinions have been strong, which we totally get. Many of you use Figma every single day to do your work, so of course changes to Figma's UI will have a big impact on your day-to-day happiness. I…
Figma to Zapier Integration - Beta
Hey everyone, we started working on a beta for a Figma integration with Zapier! You can access the beta here: https://zapier.com/platform/public-invite/3568/d10b648e0573c81c311dddebcc44b48d/ We'd love to hear your use-cases and feedback here! The only thing we ask is to keep…
💜 Updates to our user forum here on Spectrum!
Hey everyone, I'm excited to share some new updates with our forum here. If you haven't noticed already, we've updated the channel structure to be focused more around areas of practice like Design Systems Prototyping, and Workflow and Process. We're also going to be doubling…