Intention vs. Drift — Let’s Learn Design Systems, Part 1

If you write software, you’ve already built a design system. But how can you make sure it’s making you more efficient and not wasting your time? Check this post out to learn how! Every time you create software, you’re creating and using a design system. So the question isn’t “should we create a design system”, but rather, “should we be intentional about the design system we’re creating?” You can create a bunch of code that’s really complicated and terrible to use, and that’s still a design system — it’s just not a very good one!