Tools for trust and collaboration
Dark Pattern Library darkpatterns.org/ Dark Patterns are tricks used in websites and apps that make you buy or sign up for things that you didn’t mean to. The purpose of the Dark Pattern Library site is to spread awareness and to document the companies that use such techniques. Government Research Consent Guidelines bit.ly/2uhg2fo The UK government website contains an entire manual on service design and the consent forms you need signed to ensure you can be trusted with a person’s data gathered during user research. Figma figma.com Figma is a browser-based design tool that makes it easier for teams to create software. Present and prototype in the same tool as you design. Version control your team designs. Float Team Schedule float.com Float enables you to visualise your team’s project assignments, overtime and time off in one place. Collaborate on project plans and resolve conflicts with real-time drag-and-drop scheduling. Loop11 loop11.com Loop11 is integrated with Justinmind.com and is used to create prototypes that can then be used to run online usability tests, with the results shown in detailed reports and in-test videos.