Design systems: how to foster participation

A presentation at Digital Product London in September 2018 in London, UK by Inayaili de León

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Design systems: how to foster participation @yaili Digital Product London: Episode 4 — September 2018

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About you…

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About me…

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What are design systems

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A system of living principles, guides and components used by designers and developers to build consistent products and experiences.

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A design system is not a pattern library, brand guidelines or a Sketch file.

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A design system is a product. It has users, roadmaps, releases, features, maintenance, bugs, documentation and support.

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  1. Lead by example

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  1. Listen to the quiet ones

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  1. Make processes clear

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  1. Be ready to accept help

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  1. Share work in progress

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Design systems resources

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design-systems.slack.com

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designsystems.email

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Style Guides Podcast

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Design Systems Handbook

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medium.com/@nathanacurtis

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designsystemsbook.com

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Thank you! @yaili References: bit.ly/dpl-ep4