you to do other things. All right, you're a stand-up comedian, can you write us a script? That's not fair. That's like if I worked hard to become a cook, and I'm a really good cook, they'd say, "OK, you're a cook. Can you farm?"
Slice Diagram or component list makes this 100,000% easier. • Aim to create wireframes for each unique interaction • Sketch your ideas and iterations first, even if it’s just boxes and arrows • Don’t jump into code until you have some solid UI ideas • The more detailed your wireframes, the easier visual design will be
Photoshop or Sketch • Purpose is to test out visual design system • Closely (really, really closely) follow wireframes • I can do this about 300% faster in Photoshop / Sketch • Makes Clients Happy! Get More Granular: Full Page Mocks.
• If not, I use Photoshop / Sketch • Create enough mocks and components so developers don’t have to guess • Depending on budget / timeline, create HTML style guide Get In The Weeds: Design Components, Patterns & Style Guides
high pressure project. • Find out who will be developing your work. Get in contact with them. • Be very thorough. • Explain why you’ve created every element in your designs. • Give context. • Present people with problems instead of solutions. What If I’m Stuck Behind A Wall?