Meet our newest team members.
Read about how the Automattic Design team celebrated the WordPress 20th anniversary.
Automattic is distributed first, but we love getting together in this magic space.
Designing for open source software comes with gnarly challenges. Learn how WooCommerce is tackling them.
Great design books can open our eyes to new possibilities and unlock new insights that lead to great design. We recently asked our designers which design books had left the greatest impact on them and their work. Here’s what they said.
Check out our designers’ home offices.
A key part of distributed life is meetups. We plan them together, choose the location, dates, and activities, and then travel to meet there for work, and for fun. A perfect setting to get to know each other, work together, explore our surroundings, and create memories that last a lifetime. The Jetpack Design Team met each other for the first time in Barcelona, Spain.
Good design happens when you understand your users and how they think. Research provides a vehicle for this familiarity, helping us as designers build empathy so that we can identify and solve our users’ problems. Read on to learn how to build good research processes into your design work.
Thanks to WordPress 5.9 and the evolution of Full Site Editing, it’s possible to design a fully-featured theme using just the Site Editor.
When I first started learning web design, every type of creative software I used was proprietary. These tools often came at a cost, and there was no way to customize…