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How Thumbtack structures their design system

Daniel O'Connor
Wart Burggraaf

Keeping design system contributions in check

Is your design system suffering from a lack of compliance? Learn how one team established a self-governing contribution process that grows with them.

Wart Burggraaf

A collaborative approach to defining components and their features

Aligning designers, developers, and maintainers around a component’s purpose is the key to creating a system that can be easily extended and governed.

Justin Panté, Lynn Chyi

The case for an open design system

The Workday design systems team shares final lessons in making Canvas an open design system in the last part of this three-part series.

“At PlanGrid, starting small allowed us to quickly demonstrate the value of a design system, which made it easier to get everyone on board to start tackling bigger problems.”
Alissa Briggs, Autodesk
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