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Melvin Alvarez



Design Systems




๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ The Art of Looking Sideways
๐Ÿ‘๏ธ Ways of Seeing
๐Ÿ‘ถ Cradle to Cradle
๐Ÿ‘ฏ User Friendly
๐Ÿ‘ Naked Statistics
๐Ÿฅ‡ Zero to One
๐Ÿ•ด๏ธ The User Experience Team of One
๐Ÿ—“๏ธ A Project Guide to UX Design
๐Ÿ Graphesis
๐Ÿ•ท๏ธ Modular Web Design
๐Ÿง˜๐Ÿป Digital Minimalism
๐Ÿ™Š Things that Talk
๐Ÿฆ  Microinteractions
๐Ÿ‘๏ธโ€๐Ÿ—จ๏ธ Visual Explanations
๐Ÿ”ซ Set Phasers on Stun
๐Ÿ‘ It's Nice That
๐Ÿฅฑ Not Boring Software
๐Ÿง‘โ€๐Ÿ’ป Creative Applications
๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸŽ“ The Public Domain Review
๐Ÿ‘ฝ TensorFlow
โšช๏ธ Casey Reas
๐Ÿ˜ r/dataisbeautiful
๐Ÿ†” The Brand Identity
๐Ÿ”  Letterform Archive
๐Ÿงฐ IDEO Design Kit
๐Ÿถ CSS Tricks
๐Ÿ’ฆ Flowing Data
๐Ÿ“ˆ Google Trends
๐Ÿง‘โ€๐Ÿ’ป Hacker News
๐Ÿ”ช Counter Print
๐Ÿฃ Eloquent Javascript
๐Ÿง‘โ€โš–๏ธ Web Content Accessibility Guidelines
๐Ÿ•ฐ๏ธ Wayback Machine
๐ŸŸก OER Commons
๐ŸŒผ Growth Designers
๐Ÿ˜ˆ Deceptive Patterns
๐Ÿต Blender
๐Ÿ–Š๏ธ MIT Press
๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ Swiss Miss
๐Ÿฎ The Pudding
๐Ÿ“˜ Design at Meta
๐ŸŒ W3C Design System
โšซ๏ธ IBM Carbon Design System
๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง GOV.UK Design System
๐ŸชŸ Microsoft Fluent 2
๐Ÿฆ‰ Wise Design System
๐Ÿœ Ant Design System
๐Ÿงฉ Elastic UI
๐Ÿปโ€โ„๏ธ Shopify Polaris
๐ŸŒง๏ธ BBC Global Experience Language
๐Ÿ”๏ธ Atlassian Design System
๐ŸŽต Spotify Design
โ“‚๏ธ MUI React Component Library
๐Ÿจ Booking.com Design
๐Ÿฉป Nord Design System
๐Ÿ’ผ Dell Design System
๐Ÿ›’ Baymard Institute
๐ŸŒ Observable
๐Ÿ’Œ Grid Lover
๐Ÿ˜ด ZDog
๐ŸŒน D3.js
๐Ÿ—ƒ๏ธ openFrameworks
๐Ÿค— Hugging Face
๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธโ€โžก๏ธ GSAP
๐Ÿ› Processing
๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ Runway ML
๐Ÿž P5.js
๐Ÿ•ต๏ธ Polygraph
๐Ÿ˜ณ Refero
๐Ÿง“ Edward Tufte
๐Ÿ‘ท New York Times R&D
๐Ÿ—๏ธ OMA
๐Ÿ˜€ Steven Heller
โ›บ๏ธ A-Frame Registry
๐Ÿ“ฑ Mobbin
๐Ÿชฒ Beeple Crap
๐Ÿฅฒ Little White Lies
๐Ÿง‘โ€๐ŸŽจ Juxtapoz
๐Ÿค– Zach Lieberman
๐Ÿง‘โ€๐ŸŽจ Juxtapoz
๐ŸŒ„ Generated Space
โญ๏ธ Pentagram
๐Ÿค” Under Consideration
๐Ÿ“ Dear Data
โ˜บ๏ธ Don Norman: Good Design Talk
๐ŸŒž Creative Mornings
๐Ÿš‚ The Coding Train
๐Ÿ‡ Product Hunt
๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸŽจ Abstract: The Art of Design
๐Ÿ“– Smashing Magazine
๐Ÿ’๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ Hah Phan: Product Innovation Interview
๐Ÿ˜ Lenny's Podcast
๐ŸŽ™๏ธ NN/g UX Podcast
๐Ÿซฃ 99% Invisible Podcast
๐Ÿข Ologies
๐Ÿ˜ถโ€๐ŸŒซ๏ธ Hidden Brain
๐Ÿ‘ค Invisibilia
โ—๏ธ Stuff You Should Know
๐Ÿ“ป Radiolab
๐Ÿง‘โ€๐Ÿ’ป Free Code Camp
๐Ÿงฑ Built By Civilization