What is a design system? How did we get here? How is it different from things like brand guidelines, style guides, and UI kits? Can you use a pre-made system (like Material Design or Ant Design) or should you create your own? How would you create it?
Material Design is one of the most defining work of documentation for digital interface design of our time. But it can be very confusing to begin with. Let’s dive deep into what it all means and how to read the docs and apply the principles for your own.
Apple’s apps are known to be well designed. Is it a culture? or is it documentation and guidelines? What do these official “Human Interface Guidelines” even talk about?