Pursuit of simplicity

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Nowadays developers are flooded with various libraries which are supposed to help and speed up the development process but often proove to be counterproductive. Same with design processes - designers are trapped with styles and hypes which they use without thinking. This talk aim is to show good practices within processes, emphasize the importance of decisions made within them and how they impact whole projects.

Talk given at Spain.js conference in Madrid on 6th July. http://spainjs.org/

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Pursuit of simplicity

  1. 1. The PURSUIT Of SIMPLICITY@KAROLINASZCZUR | SPAINJS | MADRID, 5-7th JULY
  2. 2. Hi!I’M KAROLINA. UX DESIGNER AT NODEJITSU. EVENT ORGANIZER FOR MEET.JS. KAROLINASZCZUR
  3. 3. sim·plic·i·tySIMPLICITY IS THE ULTIMATE FORM OF SOPHISTICATION.- LEONARDO DA VINCI
  4. 4. keepcalmAndkiss on
  5. 5. Frameworks
  6. 6. PleaseBitchslap myBootstrap
  7. 7. Some drawbacks over here
  8. 8. unsemantic poo
  9. 9. learning curve
  10. 10. override vs overwrite
  11. 11. heavyweight code
  12. 12. A few advantages nonetheless
  13. 13. fast development
  14. 14. testing made easy
  15. 15. beginner friendly
  16. 16. code generators
  17. 17. sass is less
  18. 18. the hype club
  19. 19. responsive html9boilerstrap Yes!
  20. 20. closing thoughts
  21. 21. Askthe rightquestions
  22. 22. beautiful ≠ usable
  23. 23. SIMPLICITY ≠ minimalism
  24. 24. be user-centric
  25. 25. don’t overdo it
  26. 26. thank Youattendee SLIDES CAN BE FOUND AT http://speakerdeck.com/u/karolinaszczur RATE AND COMMENT THE TALK! http://speakerrate.com/talks/12851

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