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TJ Pavlu |
Bringing live Figma embeds to your team’s favorite tools
Now, you can embed private Figma files to the tools your team relies on most. Try out embeds in Notion, Dropbox Paper, Jira, and more.
Peter Garber and Annie Kramer |
How Clearstep simplifies the experience of finding care online
Clearstep wanted to bring an intuitive, user-friendly experience to healthcare. Here, they share how they built their symptom checking and care routing platform, from building user flows to managing custom branding.
Alia Fite |
How to evaluate design tools
Finding the right tools for your team can be overwhelming. Here, we share a framework for project managing, testing, and choosing a design tool, based on what we’ve heard from our users.
Helena Jaramillo |
How to get closer with your developer
Bringing engineers into the product design process early can improve collaboration and help you get to solutions faster. Read on for three tips from a product designer at Coda.
Hareem Mannan |
Beyond mocks: co-designing journeys, diagrams, and more
A look inside how Segment’s product design team co-designs with researchers, product managers, and engineers.
Tori Hinn |
The making of Maker Week
Our first fully remote Maker Week is behind us, and we’re sharing what it took to bring it to life: the theme, the creative direction, and how we moved our most analog company tradition online.
Alia Fite |
Finding design inspiration at home
Members of the Figma design team share the places they turn to when they need a little spark of creativity.
Nina Mehta |
How to pair design (and convince your boss to invest in it)
Mailchimp's Nina Mehta believes that design pairing can improve work quality and save time. Here, she shares how to structure it, plus tips for convincing your boss that it's a good idea.
Noah Levin |
Inside Figma: the product design team’s process
A deep dive into our product design team's day-to-day: meeting cadences, rituals, and culture-building exercises that help everyone stay connected and efficient.
Dylan Field |
Figma’s Series D round
Figma announces Series D funding led by Peter Levine and Marc Andreessen at a16z.
Kris Rasmussen |
Postmortem: Service disruption on April 29th, 2020
The root cause of our recent service outage and next steps
Berk Çebi |
Bridge design and development with the new Zeplin integration
Today, we’re introducing a redesigned Zeplin integration with Figma. Check out the new plugin and read on for more details.
Brie Wolfson |
Bringing Figma to even more classrooms
We’re expanding the Figma for Education program to include online courses, bootcamps, and school-sponsored hackathons. Read on for more about our announcement.
Alia Fite |
The case for lightweight prototyping
Prototypes don't have to be perfect. Read on for more on unpolished prototypes, and some ways the team at Figma is using them.
Maurice Woods |
How Inneract Project empowers the next generation of brown and black designers
Inneract Project empowers young brown and black students through design education. Here, we share some of their stories.
Miguel Cardona |
11 activities in Figma for your classroom
When learning design, there’s no substitute for hands-on experience. These activities will help your students build and refine their skills.
Brie Wolfson |
Figma + Lambda School: Where the remote classroom comes together to learn
Collaborative, interactive lessons inspire a new generation of design professionals
Meagan Gamache |
Look no further: New ways to search and provide context in Figma
Today, we’re announcing Universal Search and Links in the editor. Read on for more on these new features.
Alia Fite |
Research, remotely
There’s a lot that goes into research, and even more to consider when we’re all working from home. Here, we share some tweaks for making remote user interviews and debriefs a little easier.
Dylan Field |
Building on our open platform: Design in Figma, prototype with Framer
Now, you can import your Figma files into Framer Web for more advanced prototyping. Take a look for more on our new integration.
Alia Fite |
Keeping that tight-knit feeling, at a distance
It's hard to stay connected while far apart. We've rounded up tips and activities to keep your (currently remote) team feeling like a unit.