Host UX Director Lola Oyelayo-Pearson chats to CEO and founder Tobi Lütke about UX at Shopify.
00:00 – Intro
00:38 – A UX and design philosophy
05:47 – Rationalizing design taste with user needs
10:50 – Is our design system a burden?
15:53 – The Dribbblification of design and working to constraints
25:19 – Shopify’s design history
33:26 – Tobi’s role in UX
37:55 – Kiss, marry, kill?
46:35 – Fortune teller questions
Full transcript: https://ux.shopify.com/inside-shopify-ux-s2-ep03-theres-no-shopify-without-good-ux-306379584124
TL;DL? Read the blog-post summary: https://ux.shopify.com/theres-no-shopify-without-good-ux-9a8af0d85934
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Produced by Jen Shaw, UX Communications and Marketing
Assisted by Isabelle Hamel Carassi, Merchant Services Coordinator
Edited by Michael Busse, Technical Production Operator
Artwork by Senior Illustrator Alisha Giroux, Senior Culture Designer Dani Chavez Ackermann, and Broadcast Motion Graphics Artist Trevor Silvani
With music by Senior UX Manager Matt Griffin (silentquietspaces.com)