Sophia Lucero

Sophia Lucero

design + code + words @stellify Joined almost 9 years ago

  • 8 stories
  • Posted to New from Craft—Styles, a free tool to generate beautiful style guides with a click , in reply to Brad McNally , Mar 11, 2016

    Yeah, how does one close the menu bar app?

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  • Posted to Checkboxes Are Never Round, Sep 04, 2015

    I've actually experienced the opposite, the page has a list of options where only one of them can be picked, but the designer uses checkboxes.

    I wrote about it, wondering what leads designers to do this when there's supposed to be a convention that exists. Like is it ok to break those rules now, or does nobody care about the distinction anymore?

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  • Posted to Design & other dirty words, Jul 08, 2015

    I’ve been increasingly bothered by the characterization of design lately, and this blog post has been percolating in my drafts for a while. Thoughts?

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  • Posted to Is this true? :), Jun 14, 2015

    I could be totally wrong, but I suspect it has something to do with designers understanding that UX is part of their responsibilities, and others having a limited definition of design.

    “Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.”

    In a similar vein, all the UX vs. UI articles, infographics, job titles, & domain names are a result of attempting to concretize roles so non-designers know what those tasks are and who should do them, except it's never that simple.

    Lastly, slightly off-tangent but still related: I don't believe that people in the design/arts-related industries are the only ones who should be called “creatives”. I think it's the same with UX. Managers, designers, developers—they all require creativity in solving their own problems, and they all should care about UX in their own ways.

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  • Posted to Site Design: Form Function & Class 5 • Web Design Conference in Asia • November 8, 2014, Oct 28, 2014

    Sharing our grassroots conference happening in a couple of weeks here in Manila, Philippines :) We'll be hearing from John Allsopp, Jina Bolton, Eric Clark Su, Sacha Greif, Holger Bartel, and Tim Savage.

    Website designed by The Missing Bulb, character illustrations by Angello Alarcon

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