Daniel Schwarz Previously, design blog editor at Toptal and SitePoint. Now I advocate for better UX design alongside industry leaders such as Adobe, InVision, Marvel, Wix, Net Magazine, CreativeBloq, CSS-Tricks, and more.

Stories by Daniel Schwarz

Design Constraints

Design constraints: Why they’re actually useful

UX Design

Design constraints are limitations on what designers can do with a design. They can feel like a bad thing, but they can be useful.

Daniel Schwarz
Aug 7, 2023 ⋅ 7 min read
What Is Multivariate Testing And When Should We Use It?

What is multivariate testing and when should we use it?

Product Management

Multivariate testing is a type of testing where multiple variables are tested at once, unlike A/B testing where only one variable is tested at a time.

Daniel Schwarz
Jul 19, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read
What Is A Project Sponsor Definition Examples

What is a project sponsor? Definition and examples

Product Management

A project sponsor oversees projects and ensures that they advance the business’s goals, missions, and overall vision.

Daniel Schwarz
Jun 22, 2023 ⋅ 5 min read
5 Design Handoff Tools

5 best design handoff tools for simple design-to-code

UX Design

Design handoff is the process of handing off designs to developers for them to implement, and it requires the right tools.

Daniel Schwarz
Jun 21, 2023 ⋅ 5 min read
Visual Design on an Easel

How to craft a visual aesthetic the right way

UX Design

Learn how to avoid loading up designs with too many decorative elements and craft a visual aesthetic that looks good without impacting UX.

Daniel Schwarz
Jun 15, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read
How to Use Figma Branching

How to use Figma branching properly

UX Design

Branching in Figma is perfect for helping collaborators work within the same space, enabling multiple teams to work on multiple branches.

Daniel Schwarz
May 30, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read
Social Loafing: What It Is And How Teams Can Overcome It

Social loafing: What it is and how teams can overcome it

Product Management

Managing individual social loafers isn’t too difficult; it’s when teams are made up of multiple personality types that things start to get complicated.

Daniel Schwarz
May 24, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read
How To Gain A Sustainable Competitive Advantage

How to gain a sustainable competitive advantage

Product Management

A sustainable competitive advantage is a competitive advantage that you’re can maintain for at least the foreseeable future, ensuring that your competitors are unlikely to beat your product.

Daniel Schwarz
May 8, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read
Understanding The Different Types Of Survey Questions

Understanding the different types of survey questions

Product Management

Survey templates aren’t bad, they’re just unlikely to give you all the insights you’ll need right out of the box. Creating your own survey will help you uncover what you need to know.

Daniel Schwarz
Apr 18, 2023 ⋅ 5 min read
11 Figma Widgets

11 Figma widgets to speed up your workflow

UX Design

Here are 11 Figma widgets you and your team might appreciate — they’re intended to help you save time and make your job easier.

Daniel Schwarz
Apr 14, 2023 ⋅ 5 min read
Figma Logo

8 Figma plugins for design system management

UX Design

Here’s a look at the best Figma plugins and integrations for design system management. These tools can help you design whatever you envision.

Daniel Schwarz
Apr 11, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read

How to transform product culture with paper prototyping

Product Management

Paper prototyping is really “just sketching,” but it can actually be an incredibly powerful process when used to its full potential.

Daniel Schwarz
Mar 24, 2023 ⋅ 6 min read