Category: Automattic Design

Should designers API?

There’s plenty of discussions on the internet about whether or not designers should code, but what about API’s? Hear me out. I’m going to tell you about a project I’m working on and how I […]

Remote Leadership

I believe remote work is the future. I’ve been working as a designer for Automattic for three years and I worked from home half time the two years prior. Before that I did freelance work […]

The Art of Shipping and Fulfillment

Over the last 3 months, we’ve been thinking a lot about shipping and fulfillment on the WooCommerce team. When the thought of shipping comes to mind for most people, it usually goes something like this […]

Teaching robots to steal my job

Have you heard about the robot revolution? According to the internet, it’s coming, and it’s coming for your job. As “creative” types, we often feel that we’re sheltered from automation. Sure, a robot can beat […]

Don't forget the emails

Have you ever signed up for a new site or product, forgotten about it, only to remember later when you check your inbox and see the welcome email? What if that email looked nothing like […]

Designing icons for Gridicons

Gridicons is our open source icon set for WordPress.com. No one works on it full-time, but it’s a passion project for a handful of designers at Automattic. Icon design is a nice break from regular […]

La personalización como feedback

Would you like to read this post in English? Google Translate does a pretty good job translating it! Automattic es conocida por sus productos más visibles: WordPress.com, Jetpack, WooCommerce, Simplenote… Herramientas utilizadas por millones de usuarios, […]

WordCamp Europe 2017 Postcard Design

This year’s WordCamp Europe was held in Paris last June 15-17. A few weeks prior to the event, my co-worker, Tammie, messaged me on Slack asking if I were interested in creating a postcard illustration […]

Lessons Learned: Analyzing Data at Scale

I’ve learned a lot in my first 2-3 months as a product designer at Automattic, but one of the biggest things I’ve learned is how to better analyze data and other forms of feedback in […]