After hearing that song a lot at ZURB HQ, we've finally learned what the fox says. He says he's glad to be our newest ZURBian. Without further ado, let us introduce you to ...
Alex Fox, Designer
Our newest ZURBian is an industry-hardened design cowboy from Dallas, Texas. So of course he loves good music, better barbecue and harbors a reputation for awesomeness.
As far back as Alex can remember, his life has revolved around technology. The many ways that devices enrich …
Designers randomly pick flashcards with design terms, which they have to use in their feedback.
Hey, we like to have a bit of fun with our work. Well — a lot of fun.
We play pass-the-pig, as we take turns giving feedback during design team scrum.
It's Not Always Talent. A Lot of It is Just Practice.
If we had learned anything from changing up our visual exploration process is that designers can have tremendous growth by practicing visual design skills. That's because design …
…Operations) Chase Clemons ( Support) Jonas Downey ( Designer) Ann Goliak ( Quality Assurance) Jeff Hardy ( Programmer) Travis Jeffrey ( Programmer) Chris Joyce ( Support) Dan Kim ( Product Manager) Matthew Kent ( Operations) Natalie Keshlear ( Support) Andrea LaRowe ( Operations) Eron Nicholson ( Operations) Nick Quaranto ( Programmer) Mig Reyes ( Designer) Sam Stephenson ( Programmer) Joan Stewart ( Support) Zach Waugh ( Programmer) Tom Ward…
…finding areas like this where design principles and engineering principles overlap. It gives the designers and engineers a shared language, simplifies the code, and makes the fundamentals of the easy to understand for our users. Everybody wins.
…often a reason for products failing; trying to do everything rather than doing a few things well. Designers will want to fight off feature creep , not because they are lazy but because they want to create a focused and confident product that knows what its purpose is, that can prove its right to exist. So let designers question your feature requests, but make sure they know what they are talking about. Discuss what the core of the product is and make sure you are not just guessing what …
Everyone in the studio is dedicated to creating business success for our clients and improving lives through technology and design. We believe in crafting purposeful, engaging, and effective digital experiences for mobile and web applications.
We're looking for a talented Visual Designer to join our team.
About The Working Group
§ How ToThe Best Designer For Your Team :
Everyone has their center of gravity. If I had a free hour, I'd spend it sketching. Engineers will spend their free hour coding. And every good team should have someone whose center of gravity is outside the office. This is the person who'll chime in when you're having an argument about features and say, "I'll go out, ask some customers, and we'll know by this evening."
My take from this article: …
Later in the month and 5,375 miles away, Designer and Node.js buildpack maintainer, Zeke Sikelianos @ is speaking at the BrazilJS one of the world's largest 2013 conferences. He'll be speaking about crowdsourcing Heroku's Node.js buildpack and what we've learned from our open source community.
Please check out our events page for a full listing of upcoming events. See you on the road!
UX Designer / Front End Specialist
Location: Anywhere in the United States
Compensation: Short-term contract to perm. Low six figures annually plus generous equity
More Information: We are a results-oriented work environment, which means all team members must possess a strong work ethic and high-degree …
…stand-alone discipline to an integrated part of any project requires more than just a change in methodology. Designers don't just need to change the way that they work, they need to change the way they THINK to embrace this inevitable industry shift. Here are a few tips for designers who are joining an Agile team for the first time.
1. Embrace Agile Rituals
Maybe your team strictly adheres to Agile, or maybe they borrow from some of the rituals as part of their internally-created process. …