Search Results for ‘atomic design’
23 Apr, 2018
Who actually uses atomic design?
A few people have gotten in touch with witty comments like “Care to comment?” It’s always fun to see people get caught up in labels and nomenclature, but ultimately I think the mental model continues to be helpful (for me […]
22 Mar, 2018
Breaking down design systems to atomic elements (w/ Brad Frost, Atomic Design)
I had a great time chatting with Sagi and David about a number of topics on the Hacking UI podcast. Give it a listen!
06 Apr, 2017
The Book Report: Atomic Design
Here’s a very kind book review of Atomic Design from Josh Tuck. I remember talking to him about Bob’s Burgers, so I’m glad that made it into the review 🙂
08 Feb, 2017
Learning the Web Using Atomic Design
Ian wrote up some thoughts about how he came into the web industry. By way of being my brother, he had the concepts of modularity and atomic design beaten into him from Day 1 on the job. Perhaps he has […]
29 Jan, 2017
Talkin’ Atomic Design on the Non-Breaking Space Podcast
I had a great time chatting with my pal Christopher Schmitt about atomic design principles, my book, and a bunch of other stuff. Give it a listen!
28 Nov, 2016
Atomic Design Out Now
I have great news: Atomic Design is complete and is on sale now! You can pick which flavor of the book suits you best: Paperback for $20 Ebook for $10 Paperback + Ebook for $25 The ebook includes ePub, mobi, and PDF formats so you […]
07 Nov, 2016
Thunder Nerds 46 – Music, Atomic Design & Sharing Your Knowledge with Brad Frost
I had the opportunity to chat atomic design and a bunch of other stuff on the Thunder Nerds podcast. Check it out!
28 Apr, 2016
Copy Editing Atomic Design
I’m in the process of wrapping up the manuscript of Atomic Design, and it’s time to begin the copy editing process. Up until this point this book project has been a solo endeavor. Writing this book in the open has been fantastic so […]
07 Dec, 2015
Atomic Design in one GIF
Atomic design in one gif.
30 Nov, 2015
Making sense of atomic design: molecules and organisms
In her post, Alla Kholmatova discusses how her team has determined what’s a molecule and what’s an organism in their atomic design system. It’s a thoughtful post that discusses some of the challenges around determining whether to define a component as […]
14 Oct, 2015
Atomic design, pattern libraries and more! Workshop in Montreal
I’m super excited to head to Montreal October 25th to give a full-day workshop all about atomic design, establishing effective pattern libraries, Pattern Lab, and working with a pattern-based workflow. There are only a few tickets available (maximum of only 30 people), […]
14 Sep, 2015
Interview with Brad Frost on Atomic Design & Crafting Modern Websites
I used to read Web Design Ledger frequently when I was first starting out as a designer. As time went by they dropped off the radar, but it’s good to see they’re back with new leadership. I gave a lengthy […]
10 Jul, 2015
Atomic Design Is For User Interfaces
I’m almost finished with Chapter 2 of Atomic Design, which defines the atomic design methodology and discusses the benefits of using atomic design to craft UI design systems. While approaching this chapter, I wanted to address the fact that atomic […]
17 Mar, 2015
Successful Product Design, pt. 4: Atomic Design with Brad Frost
I got a chance to talk about atomic design on The Dirt podcast. I had a blast! For the fourth chapter in our series on Designing a Successful Product, we sit down with Mr. Brad Frost to discuss Atomic Design and […]
04 Mar, 2015
Where Atomic Design Fell Short
Despite the doom-and-gloom title, this is a good article explaining how important it is to settle on a vocabulary that makes sense for the team. I will say one thing in defense of the naming structure of atomic design. Atoms, […]
22 Jan, 2015
Atomic Design Newsletter #2
I just sent out the second edition of the Atomic Design newsletter, where I’m posting progress on the book as well as resources related to style guides and pattern libraries. If you’re interested, you can sign up here. You can […]
08 Jan, 2015
Atomic Design: The Book
So I am writing a book. And I am really excited about it. It’s called Atomic Design and it’s all about creating and maintaining effective interface design systems. Here’s what I’m going to cover in the book: Explain why it’s increasingly […]
27 Dec, 2014
Atomic Design in Chinese
Thanks to @nifetuc, my atomic design post has been translated to Chinese.
02 Nov, 2014
PS Atomic Design
This is great. Diego Andrés Aranda runs through how to accomplish an atomic design workflow in Photoshop. It’s in Spanish, so here’s an English translation. From what I can gather, it’s a matter of stitching together Smart Objects and organizing […]
19 Oct, 2014
Atomic Design at Webdagene
Webdagene is an absolutely phenomenal conference. This year they went all out and held the conference at the massive Oslo Spektrum. I had the pleasure to give a workshop, give a talk about atomic design, and close out the conference […]
15 Oct, 2014
Working with Atomic Design by Berit Hlubek
Berit Hlubek gave a great presentation (slides here) overviewing atomic design and Pattern Lab.
11 Oct, 2014
Working with Atomic Design
Berit Hlubek created a fantastic deck about atomic design, Pattern Lab, and how to apply it to a real-world project. It’s so great to see other people successfully using atomic design principles to create great work. Very inspiring.
18 May, 2014
Atomic Design at InControl
Here’s the video of my talk on Atomic Design at InControl Orlando 2014.
02 Apr, 2014
Brad Frost on Present-Friendly Web, Atomic Design & highered websites
I’m speaking at HigherEd Web in Pittsburgh, and answered a few questions about what it means to be future (and present) friendly, Pattern Lab, and more.
14 Mar, 2014
Atomic Design Talk at InControl
I talked about atomic design and Pattern Lab at InControl Conference in Orlando. The video is now up.
22 Oct, 2013
Luke Wroblewski wrote up some notes about my atomic design talk at Breaking Development Conference.
27 Aug, 2013
An Event Apart: Atomic Design
I had the pleasure of meeting Arina Thorén in Stockholm Sweden just a week ago, so it’s fantastic she was able to make it over to Chicago for An Event Apart. Here’s her notes from my talk on atomic design.
27 Aug, 2013
An Event Apart: Atomic Design
Here’s Luke Wroblewski’s notes on my talk at An Event Apart in Chicago.
11 Jun, 2013
Atomic Design: Some Thoughts and One Example
A look at atomic design that also gives a hypothetical example of it in action. I really like the idea of “Nobel Gases,” which he explains: I’d argue that there are a few “Nobel gases” if you will, which are […]
10 Jun, 2013
Atomic Design Makes Me Feel Like a Chemist
After only playing with the methodology and Pattern Lab for just a few days, my mind is already blown. This is a really intuitive design system that accounts for all stakeholders in a project: from creator to client. This is […]