Luis talks to Santosh Komaragiri from Dataguard, who showed how they manage their Figma workspace. Their team has built some incredibly detailed product, marketing, and brand design systems which shows how you can take Figma to new levels of usage.
A Twitter thread on organizing design files in Figma. The approach includes adding a mini doc and a thumbnail, annotating elements and edge cases, grouping components, marking Work in Progress, and organizing pages.
Tobias Negele, a Staff Product Designer at Shopify, shares their approach and template for organizing files and creating a predictable structure that engineers and other colleagues can easily understand and navigate.
Lennon Cheng has a simple approach for documenting design iterations in Figma: create a documentation file in every project without access to libraries, then at every pivot point copy your current screen and paste it into that file. Without access to libraries, all components and styles will be detached and won’t receive future updates.