Category: Automattic Design

Swag pour WordCamp Europe: Réussite d’un travail d’équipe à distance!

WordCamp Europe: Le kisoque de vente de swag Du 15 au 17 juin avait lieu l’édition 2017 du WordCamp Europe (WCEU) en France. Comme dans la plupart des WordCamps, le kiosque de vente de swag en est un […]

Consistency isn't just good for users; it's good for us, too

As a Theme Wrangler, I’m a member of the team here at Automattic that builds, maintains and reviews the themes on WordPress.com. Right now we have over 380 themes available for folks to pick from.

How to Know When to Walk Away from a Project

This week, I published a post about how the Theme Team at Automattic decided to retire one of our recent experiments:

Streamlining the extension management flow

Say goodbye to having to install a plugin to manage your plugins! Over the past few months, we have been working on figuring out how we could simplify our customer’s experience when managing the extensions […]

始まりはただのバナーデザイン

私はAutomatticにてプロダクトデザイナーとして、日常WordPress.comの機能やUI、UX等のデザインをしているが以前に少し違う物をデザインする機会があり、それを経験した上で感じたことを話したいと思います。続きを読む

Blueprint of a Block

For the past 6 months or so, I’ve dreamt of blocks. Jan 1st I started work on designing the WordPress core editor focus for 2017. That is, with the ultimate goal of creating a new […]

Designing products for efficiency

Understanding users is of paramount importance, that is clear to any product designer. But sometimes creating an accurate persona to test against can be tricky. Sometimes it might even be impossible. In these situations it’s […]

Why?

Designers are pretty dang good at asking that one tiny infuriating question. In my experience, the question is often taken as a challenge to an idea or even insulting, but the reality of why we […]

Designing contributions

I get to work on the team at Automattic that contributes back full time to the wider WordPress.org community. In the WordPress community we get to not just design in pixels, but also design the […]