Get the best design and development resources delivered straight to your inbox.

This week we caught up with Dustin Senos, the lead designer at Medium for the past 3 years who has spent his professional career traversing the worlds of design and engineering. We dig into Dustin's background and how design has shaped Medium into the product it is today.

If you have feedback or suggestions please don't hesitate to reach us on Twitter at @designdetailsfm or email us directly!

Sponsor:
  • IconFinder - Promo code 'ROBOT' for 50% off your first month of Iconfinder Pro!
Dustin on the Web:
Show Notes:

2:00 - Dustin tells us about his transitions between engineering and design.

7:00 - Should designers code?

11:00 - How did you end up at Medium?

17:00 - How was Medium approached as a design challenge?

21:00 - How would you describe the aesthetic of Medium today? How did the agency work shape that aesthetic?

30:00 - We chat about the culture at Medium and their experience with holacracy

43:00 - We diverge into a chat about diversity in design.

45:00 - How did you approach hiring at Medium?

Join our community on Spectrum

Come join the SpecFM community where thousands of designers and developers are helping each other level up!

Join the SpecFM Community