A collection of thoughts on usability, accessibility, and equity in design.


How to Incorporate UX Design into Agile Teams

What good is it to have a streamlined process for building software if it’s a service or product nobody needs or wants? More and more companies are realizing there is no substitute for having trained usability experts designing and testing solutions to user and business needs.


Universal Design for Digital Spaces

Universal design’s basic premise is that if you design a product for the user with the greatest accessibility needs, you will also design a product that everyone can use. There are 7 basic principles of universal design, and all can be applied to digital spaces.


Measuring the ROI of a Design System

Essentially, there are three main benefits to creating and using a design system: consistent experience for users, consistent design patterns for designers, and consistent code banks for developers. You can measure each individually to demonstrate the ROI of your design system.