The Designer's Toolbox

Your collection of how-to’s, tips, tricks, and best practices in visual, UI/UX and product design.

The Designer’s Toolbox will help you in becoming a (better) designer by providing you with everything you need to know about design, like basic knowledge, case studies and answers to your frequently asked questions.

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Everything You Need to Know About Figma

Figma is a fantastic design tool used for UI design, UX design, and prototyping. The tool is similar to Sketch if you look at the features and required skillset. However, Figma is different in the fact that it is cloud-based and collaboration-focused.

Frequently asked design questions

What is the best laptop for design?

Choosing a new laptop can be hard. There are a many brands, options and specs to consider. We’ve made a list for you to help you choose the best laptop you can get for doing design work.

What are books I can read on UX design?

There are a number of great books you can read that will help you become a better designer. Here’s a list of essential must-read UX books.

We’ll be adding information to help you with your frequently asked design questions shortly. Check back soon!

Latest posts on The Designer's Toolbox

Check out the latest posts from our blog, including posts on UX, UI, Design 101 and best-practices based on real-life design experience.

How to Graphic Design on Mac

How to Graphic Design on Mac

Mac is the perfect spot to start graphic design. There’s a rich history of graphic designers using the tools and applications that are available to any Mac user. You can do this as well. With all the information that is available today on how to graphic design on Mac, it is easier than ever.

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