March 24, 2018No Comments

6 months as UX & UI Freelancer

For 6 months I've been a freelancer, time goes fast. I wrote an article two weeks in (Two weeks as a UX & UI..) and some things have happened since then. In this article I’m writing about the demand I’ve seen, meetings, important questions to ask for a new project and how I improved my sh*t.

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November 23, 2017No Comments

Designers in tech — who does what?

A quick guide: designer roles in the tech industry.

Have you ever felt confused about all the designer titles in the tech industry? I have and I still get surprised time to time. A while ago I got an email about a freelance request, they were looking for a Production Artist. I had never heard about that title before but I read the qualifications and there were words like create final art, UI screens, mockups, sketch, visual design and for me that sounds like a UI designer.

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November 7, 2017No Comments

Lifesum could be a better app

A review of the health and fitness app Lifesum

Lifesum is an app I use multiple times a day. I track my food and my workout sessions to achieve my fitness goals. I’ve been using it every day for a year. The app has been very helpful and taught me a lot regarding nutrition. Recently I got my boyfriend to try it but his experience was not pleasant. He got super angry or should I say hangry.

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October 10, 2017No Comments

Icons that don’t make sense

What is a bad icon? And how can we avoid them?

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September 4, 2017No Comments

Two weeks as a freelance UX & UI designer

Recently I change my life.

Two weeks ago I change my job title at LinkedIn to UX & UI freelance. Life changing right!? When pushing the save button in profile settings I had huge hopes but nothing really happened, I didn’t felt anything special and I just got a few likes. This change required more work.

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