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an2n019 Design Specications — Speeding Up the Design to Development Workflow and Improving Productivity | Adobe Blog sign in Ih) Adobe Blog Q Design Specifications — Speeding Up the Design to Development Workflow and Improving Productivity Adobe Stock / mavoimages News My Feed Topics hitpssitneblog.adobe.comidesign-specications-specding-design-developmont-workslow-mproving productivity! a. an2n019 Design Specications — Speeding Up the Design to Development Workflow and Improving Productivity | Adobe Blog sign in Ih) Adobe Blog Q What Are Design Specs? Design specs are detailed documents providing information about a product, such as user interface design details (colors, character styles and measurements) and information (flows, behaviors and functionality). A developer uses this document to take the design into production and build the product to the designer's specifications ‘Why Design Details Are Important amunicating design details is important because choices are made for a reason. A designer's uch as choosing a sans serif over serif font, is meaningful and the design specs communicate toa developer. A developer must correctly and carefully implement these choices on a tform or in some cases work with the designer to address platform limitations, For both a sd a developer, measurements are important for creating a hierarchy, as well as an aesthetic. zs create the opportunity for developers to visualize and accurately collect this information ly Understanding User Flow Is Important zs that communicate the user experience flow are extremely important so that developers ize the type of logic they must build that will allow a user to traverse back and forth through an experience. A designers can also benefit from reviewing the user flow with the at team. Visualizing the user experience as a part of design specs is a powerful feature which igner significant time and improves clarity in the designer to developer handoff. News My Feed Topics itpsstneblog.adobe.comidesign-specications-specding-design-developmont-workslow-mproving-productvtys 216 an2n019 Design Specicaions — Speeding Up the Design to Development Workflow and Improving Productivity | Adobe Blog sign in Ih) Adobe Blog Q specs fit into the UX design process srocess, design specs are created at the end of the Design phase. At this time, user 's for the product are established, the global design goals are clear, and the design is ready ion (engineering and development phase). This is when a designer will hand over the developer for coding (design to development workflow). There are multiple layers of 1 and details that needs to be conveyed, and it’s critical for designers and developers to be page. Design specs align everyone and are used by developers to implement the design. ¢ let's say a designer creates a mobile shopping app. The app may utilize several artboards een, home screen, search for products), along with a few different typefaces or fonts, colors, lesign elements. Proper design specifications allow a developer to see not only the colors, neasurements of selected elements, but also the flow of the app as intended by the designer. News My Feed Topics hitpssitneblog.adobe.comidesign-specications-specding-design-developmont-workslow-mproving productivity! a6