Questions tagged [design-frameworks]

a defined set of reusable components designed to support the implementation of software applications, web applications, web services and web resources

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Design tokens in design systems - are designers working with developers?

Usually when I have worked on design systems in the past, a clear and robust IA helps to create a convention and vocabulary to describe all the abstract and concrete elements contained within. And ...
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Approach for Designing the Mobile App for an Existing Desktop Optimized Web Application [closed]

We have a web application built and optimized for larger screens (desktops) but now our users are transitioning to mobile devices and so we have decided to have mobile application as well for our ...
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UX design guidelines for audio/sound feedback and interaction of UI

I came across a brief guideline that talked about how to do UX design for sound, and there were some very sensible advice that covered a number of points including: How to decide what type of sound ...
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Design/development frameworks equally suitable for both desktop and mobile views

I am quite a new to (or way too old for) a modern HTML, and i had to develop simple UI. I need to support 2 types of screen in it: So UI consists of a menu, and content, for instance, a text with a ...
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Can a design framework be created upon another? [closed]

Is it correct, can, or should I base my design framework on another, eg. material.io? I've been researching this but I can't seem to find a answer to back one of the opinions. Help needed! Context: ...
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Is there an intermediary between developing a custom UI-library and committing to someone else's library? [closed]

At my company we are a small team (not startup), our flagship product is desktop and hardware-based but we also have our own online platforms (store, user portal, and other new things to come) plus a ...
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Library of IBM Design charts [closed]

Does anybody know which library IBM uses to create the charts in their design guidelines?
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What are techniques to prevent users from creating tasks with highest possible priorities?

Given a processing service with a limited throughput and tasks submitted by users with assigned priorities, what can be used to avoid priorities fights between users willing their tasks to be finished ...
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Best way to display a key-value list with material design?

For a "Material design" project, I need to display a key-value list with multiple items, something like that (example with an animal and 4 criteria): Name: Cat Category: Mammal Color: Black Size: ...
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Desktop first responsive design framework [closed]

Since there is a growing trend for enterprise level applications to be developed to be web-friendly (i.e. in the cloud and fully responsive), many of the statistics suggest that there is a serious ...
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What are good alternatives to GV Design Sprints?

I'm currently reading "Sprint: How to Solve Big Problems and Test New Ideas in Just Five Days". I'd like to learn more about other product design frameworks (for example Co-Design http://bit.ly/...
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How to explain that choice of UI library and framework should be made after the design of user experience

Pretext Most UI frameworks or libraries (that I know of) provide components and layouts in a declarative manner with the underlying implementation as a grid with hooks for extending the ...
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A higher order design language for UX [closed]

These days the digital design space doesn't just involve individual apps interacting with the user. A number of different technologies and trends has led to the prevalence of frameworks such as IFTTT ...
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What are the disadvantages of Material Design?

I'm generally a fan of Google's Material Design UX framework. Its positive aspects have been well-covered by the press and Google's own design group and evangelists. But, the disadvantages of the ...
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Are there interface design principles that apply to mobile user hand/thumb positions?

Whilst on the train I observed a number of people with mobile devices but what was quite obvious is that no two person held their devices in the same way. On first thought it seemed rather surprising, ...
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Comparison between Bootstrap and Material Design frameworks [closed]

The Bootstrap/Foundation family of design frameworks has been the main driving force behind a lot of responsive front-end web development projects. The Google Materials Design concept has also been ...
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