Style presets in Figma
One of the struggles I have is having a need to make a component from and for everything. Imagine cards: styling them is quite easy - you set a border radius, a background, a fill color, maybe a stroke or bottom border (I use inner shadow for that) and paddings. This gives ma a…
Separate access rules to Figma file and playing the prototype
I'm sharing my prototype with a customer for user testing but I don't want to access them the file. Now it is easy to just change one word in the URL to gain access to the file (figma.com/proto/project_id to figma.com/file/project_id) and someone will see what's under the hood…
Meta information page for the project and/or file.
One of the ideas we had in our team was to have a page with all meta information about the project and/or file. Something that looks similar. We have lots of stakeholders and knowledge/feedback contributors. We tried to provide some explanation and ownership to the file by…
Components with states
Is there any plan to introduce states for the components? Maybe defining a type of a component e.g. Button, that can consume :normal :hover :onclick states (at least) and that could be assigned to 3 different states of a button and at the end, there wouldn't be a need to…
Different colors for different interaction nodes in Prototype mode.
Hey! Sometimes my complex web prototypes looks like this: Have you considered, or tried, to have a different color for connector nodes based on their interaction type: Click, Hover, etc or the based on the destination: Navigate to, Open overlay, Swap, etc? Sometimes, when I have…
Prototype from the Component Library doesn't work when placed in a new file.
Hey, we had a case where we had to prototype the keypad in the Component Library in Figma (e.g. Keypads Library) where on every button of the keypad there was a On Pressing event that triggers the Overlay with a "Pressed" stated of the key. Then we saved the library, published…