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When creating efficient, accessible, and beautiful UIs for your projects sometimes it takes only the smallest of adjustments to help quickly improve the designs you’re trying to create.

In this easily digestible article I’ve put together a collection of my easy to put into practice micro-tips from the past 12…


FIGMA 101 TUTORIAL SERIES

In this tutorial, I’ll be showing you how to create a new Card Component in Figma, so you can see how easy it is to start building your own components as well as how to use powerful but sometimes confusing features such as Auto Layout in Figma.

And like I…


Figma 101 Tutorial Series

In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to create a new Floating Action Button Component in Figma, so you can see how easy it is to start building your own components and how to use powerful but sometimes confusing features such as Variants.

Ok. Wow. A Floating Action Button. Well…


With this article, I’ve listed a few quick and easy methods to help you speed up your design workflow in Figma.

Most of these suggestions are ideal for when you’re dealing with design systems or huge design files, but they’re also suitable for regular day-to-day use within Figma.

Some of…


2 ‘Empty State’ examples. One shown with a short paragraph of text, and the other with helpful text and a button to guide you.

The smallest changes can make a massive difference in creating efficient, accessible, and beautiful user interfaces.

In this follow-up article, I’ve provided you with another set of easy-to-implement UI & UX micro-tips.

Tips that can improve both your designs and the user experience with minimal effort.

Quick Note: Want even…


2 Typography examples. Both using a 4pt Baseline Grid for measuring line spacing between the text.

The smallest changes can make a massive difference in creating efficient, accessible, and beautiful user interfaces.

In this follow-up article, I’ve provided you with another set of easy-to-implement UI & UX micro-tips.

Tips that can improve both your designs and the user experience with minimal effort.

Quick Note: Want even…


2 Mobile design examples. One shown without a Tab Bar, and the other with a visible Tab Bar.

When it comes to building efficient, accessible, and beautiful user interfaces, the smallest changes can make a massive difference.

In this follow-up article, I’ve provided you with another set of easy-to-implement UI & UX micro-tips.

Tips that can improve both your designs and the user experience with minimal effort.

Quick…


2 Card design examples. One showing a title with a lot of line height, and the other with much less line height applied.

When creating efficient, accessible, and beautiful UIs, it takes only the smallest tweaks to improve your designs.

In this follow-up article I’ve brought you another selection of easy to put into practice UI & UX micro-tips.

Tips that can, with little effort, help improve both your designs, and the user…


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If you’re a Designer stepping into the world of UI Design and looking for the right tool to help you create beautiful, functional UIs, you really can’t go wrong with Figma.

And. I’ve always said there’s no better way of learning a Design Tool than just diving in and building…


2 Card design examples. One with non-matching shapes, text styles etc., and the other with matching shapes, text styles etc.

When creating practical, accessible, and gorgeous UIs, it takes only the tiniest tweaks to improve your designs.

In this follow-up article, I’ve brought you another selection of easy to put into practice UI & UX micro-tips.

Tips that can, with little effort, help improve both your designs and the user…

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