In this edition of UX Writing Weekly, we're diving into the captivating world of Figma—the ultimate collaborative design tool that's not just for designers anymore.
So read on 👀to get some FIRE 🔥 Figma tips, tricks, and use cases.
And, if you decide you want to learn even more, join our Figma Masterclass and discover how this amazing tool can become your trusty sidekick in crafting amazing user-centered experiences.
Ready to join the Figma Masterclass? You’re just in time! ⏰ Our most recent cohort began this week. Sign up today and you’ll get access to the recording of the class that was held this week AND best yet a 25% discount on the course!
Use discount code: LATEBLOOMER
WHAT’S INSIDE ✍️
Check out some of the hottest resources for UX Writers looking to boost their Figma game 👍
Find out how AI is changing Figma today and in the future ✨
Sign up for our upcoming UX Writing Academy open-house event 🏫
Take a look at how you can use Figma to make an amazing portfolio 📔
Hot Figma Tips for UX Writers 🔥
This week: We’ve rounded up some of the best resources created specifically for UX Writers looking to build their confidence in Figma.
Writers in Tech Podcast 🎧
Find out which Figma plugins Punit recommends and how he personally puts Figma to use for everything from UX design to project management.
UX Writing Academy Open House🎙️ - September 14th, 2023
Are you wondering if the UX Writing Academy is right for you? Join us for this live open house event to get all the info you need to make an informed decision. Start your UX writing education journey as soon as this month!
Join the Figma Masterclass 🎓 - 25% discount!
It’s not too late! Classes began this week, but if you sign up before September 12th, you’ll get access to the recording of the class you missed and moving forward you’ll be able to attend the live sessions. Our amazing instructor Sarah Loigge will help you learn everything from auto layout to prototyping, copy management, and more!
Use discount code: LATEBLOOMER
Pillars of the Community 💪
Great ideas are born when everyone has a voice! Jorn, thanks for sharing. We share your daydream 🤔🛏. Maybe someday! 🤞
Microcopy Bite 💬
Drop the technical jargon at the door and keep it conversational for the best outcomes. No need to use “command” or “detail what you want.”
A quick rewrite would make this awesome plug-in so much more intuitive for everyone!
Moment of Mirth 😂
I’m afraid we’ve all been there 😅😅.
🤖 AI & UX
AI is changing everything and we mean everything in tech right now! Check out these awesome reads to find out how Figma has been changed by the AI revolution.
UX WRITING JOBS 👩💻
Whether you’re looking for an entry-level position or a senior role we’ve got them all. We’re constantly updating the job board, so keep on checking!
Who wants to work for Figma? 🙋
Figma isn't just an amazing design tool. Did you know that you can also use Figma to create a stellar portfolio that's not only impressive but also FREE? Check out this awesome portfolio from one of the UX Writing Academy's graduates, Hannah Lockwood. 👏
Yuval’s UX Lit Pick 📖
Since we’re talking about a design program this week, it only seemed right to pay homage to one of my favorite books about design.
Design Thinking by Uijun Park will give you insights into the principles behind good design and help you speak a common language with the designers on your team🗣️.
Yuval Keshtcher and UXWH team ✍️