Should I use the same type-scale across Android and iOS?
For example, iOS Human Interface Guidelines uses 17 pt for body text, while Android Material Design uses 16 pt for body text, among other differences (like header, caption, etc). I'm trying to create a type-scale to be used in a product I'm designing. Should I use one type-scale…
Typography styles in a design system, semantic markup and accessibility
I am wondering about the intersection of semantic markup, accessibility, naming of type styles in our design system and how styles are applied to layouts. • One goal is to have consistency of naming of type styles between design and front end dev so we are all speaking the same…
Top 5 Surprising Free Alternatives for Adobe CC in 2021
Adobe has been placed number one when it comes to creative software for a long time. And for professionals who can sustain its Creative Cloud packages, it's an offering of the best leading tools, containing with the Photoshop CC, Lightroom, InDesign CC, Illustrator CC, and more…
Quick overviews of how the Design System is set up at Buffer
Here are some high-level overviews of our Design System is set up at Buffer. These are short two minute videos but the goal of them is to share knowledge and spark some questions. I want to share more about how we do things at Buffer and design (and code) in general. If you have…