Category: Design


8 Top Design Systems in 2018

Did you know that, according to the 2017-2018 UXPin Design Industry Report, 67% of companies are either using a design system or are in the process of building one? Design systems function as an ever-evolving central source of truth. They instill order, enable consistency, and improve efficiency. As of recent years, they are becoming the rule rather than the exception.

To gain a better understanding of what the final product looks like and how it functions, here are eight of the top design systems from industry leaders such as Shopify, IBM, and Atlassian.

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Brightscout: App Design Agency in Austin, TX

Austin Digital Product Design & Innovation Shop is Making Companies Take Notice

Brightscout, our app design agency in Austin, TX, is up, running, and helping companies break the mold through disruptive technology. We launched in May of 2017 with a team of insanely talented strategists and designers and an adventurous spirit. With less than a year in business, we have already seen the industry take notice. Our client list ranges from Fortune 100 companies, DHS, and World Bank to Coder, dotCMS, and Mercy Hospitals. Additionally, we are proud to be exclusive partners for Botpress and Mattermost.

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Top 10 Current Web Design Trends for 2018

2018 is an exciting time for web design. We are seeing many changes, including a break from the status quo. Practices that were once considered “web-safe” are no longer the only way. Further, advancing technology is increasing the creative freedom designers hold. Ready to see what’s new? Here are the top 10 trends in web design this year.

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Why Having a Design System is Good for Business

What do Atlassian, Shopify, IBM, AirBnB, Microsoft, MailChimp, Trello, BuzzFeed, Buffer, Apple, and Salesforce all have in common (besides being large, successful companies with strong brands)? They all use design systems to improve consistency and scalability (source). Read on to discover what a design system is (if you don’t already know) and 10 benefits that it can offer your business.

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