Links I Liked: July 2019

In an effort to clear out my tabs (and share more!), here are some things I’ve been reading, listening to, and watching recently.

Leadership

🆒 Design links

Non-design links

Links I Liked: June 2019

In an effort to clear out my tabs (and share more!), here are some things I’ve been reading, listening to, and watching recently.

Leadership

🆒 Design links

  • The BuzzFeed Product Design Highlight Reel. Shameless plug! I wrote about all the great things the Product Design team has shipped this year.

  • Drop caps & design systems, Ethan Marcotte.

  • 1% Better, Robin Rendle. I love this quick read because it reminds me of what I’ve been telling the Design team at BuzzFeed for the last few months: if what you’re doing makes our products better tomorrow than they were yesterday (if even by a small amount), you’re on the right track.

Non-design links

Links I Liked: May 2019

In an effort to clear out my tabs (and share more!), here are some things I’ve been reading, listening to, and watching recently.

Teaching design fundamentals

Earlier this month, I asked Twitter to recommend their favorite resources for teaching design fundamentals. Here’s what people suggested:

Leadership

The BuzzFeed design team (like many design teams in media and tech) is often changing. This means we often have people at all levels learning and practicing new skills. Here are a few links I gathered about mentorship:

🆒 Design links

  • Queer Design Club. In their own words, “Queer Design Club is a new project highlighting the work of LGBTQ+ designers in the field today and throughout history.”

  • Intercom launched their new brand, and shared a fantastic post and video about the process.

Non-design links