My name is Sagi, I’m a husband, a father of 2 amazing children + dog, a martial artist, a full time design director at a scaling startup, and have founded multiple side projects that I keep on maintaining and scaling. This article is about my own story, some practical tips on creating and scaling side projects, and last but not least: why doing side projects is important.
You’ve probably heard the saying “Good design is obvious and great design is invisible.” The same principle applies to developing animations for mobile apps: a really great animation makes your app user-friendly and catches attention, but it mustn’t distract your user from the app itself. The main task of any animation is to explain the logic of an app to the user. We wanted to share our expert knowledge about designing beautiful and useful animations.
Mutative design is a new design methodology that would allow interfaces to be born, live, and evolve according to a user’s reality. It’s an idea that looks to solve the problem of designing for averages, and create interfaces that account for all users, no matter their vision level, physical ability, familiarity with technology, age, etc.