What is UX design? What do UX designers do? What are web design trends in 2019? What do UX designers at Google actually do? Google designers Ryan Warrender and Mustafa Kurtuldu join us in a conversation about UX, Web Design, and Data.
0:20 – Introduction of Ryan and Mustafa
1:50 – Show agenda
2:50 – The role of Google designers
03:00 – Ryan’s Background
8:40 – What is Google Material Design?
09:00 – Mustafa’s Background
12:30 –What is the difference between Web Design and User Experience Design?
13:00 – Material Design
15:45 – What makes for a good UX Designer?
16:15 – What do you put into a UX portfolio?
20:00 – What’re the typical deliverables for a UX/UI designer?
23:00 – The CTA form should be at the top, you don’t want to lose your audience
27:00 – How to summarize UX research, findings etc
28:11 – Get stakeholder buy-in during the process
29:00 – Web Design Trends 2019
32:00 – Perceived load speed increase, why it’s important
35:00 – Have empathy for 1st time users
36:10 – Well crafted copywriting
37:00 – Make things easy to read
38:00 – Why you should set a performance budget
40:00 – Be Helpful
42:00 – 3 questions to ask yourself
44:20 – Progressive Web App (PWA)
47:00 – Why are mobile experiences better?
53:00 – How to not lose users
55:30 – Q&A on User Data, UX Process, and Getting started in UX
1:03:00 – Show Recap
Ryan Warrender is a Product Partnerships Manager at Google and former Mobile UX lead. Ryan currently is involved with supporting companies around the world in crafting better user experiences with AMP, Progressive Web Apps, and the newest modern web technologies. He has over eight years experience working as a UX Designer. Outside of his core role he volunteers for Google for Startups and is an active jury member of 2 prominent web-based awards (Awwwards & Webby Awards).
Mustafa Kurtuldu is a Design Senior Advocate at Google, which involves supporting designers worldwide create wonderful user experiences with Material Design, Progressive Web Apps and Google Design Sprints. He has over nineteen years experience working as a UX Designer across multiple sectors including publishing, charities, central Government, education and finance, with a variety of organizations including News International, Middlesex University, The Metro Newspaper, Times London, BBC/Arts Council of England & Macmillan Publishing.
bit.ly/pwaebook – PWA ebook
bit.ly/speedebook – Improving site speed
bit.ly/mobileUXdesign – Skillshare Course
bit.ly/DesignerVsDeveloper – YouTube Series
bit.ly/use-amp – Build AMP Websites
bit.ly/mustafaOnSpotify – Spotify Show
bit.ly/masterful-mobile-web – Better UX
💡 Are you interested in learning about Design Sprints? We have an affiliate link with our friends at AJ and Smart:
👉See our Academy Channel:
Want a deeper dive? Typography, Lettering, Sales & Marketing, Social Media and The Business of Design courses available here:
🎙 Futur Podcast:
✍️ Futur Blog:
Love the content? Become a sustaining member for $5/mo today.
Essential Reading for Creative Professionals:
Essential Design Books:
Kits & Proposals:
Visit our website:
Mandarin (Chinese) Subtitles on UiiUii
We love getting your letters. Send it here:
c/o Chris Do
1702 Olympic Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90404
🙏 Support The Futur by purchasing through our affiliate links:
Retro Supply Co.:
✍️ Sharpen your skills by taking a course, using our affiliate links:
School of Motion:
Bring Your Own Laptop Tutorials:
🎧 Do you like the music? Check out the music libraries we use in our affiliate links below:
*By making a purchase through any of our affiliate links, we receive a very small commission at no extra cost to you. This helps us on our mission to provide quality education to you. Thank you.
Host– Chris Do
Content Director– Matthew Encina
Cinematography– Aaron Szekely, Mark Contreras, Ricky Lucas
Live Editor– Jona Garcia
Editor– Ricky Lucas
Social Team: Elle Money, Alex Burlui
Futur Theme Music – Adam Sanborne
Futur theme song— Adam Sanborne