Introduction to kickstartDS kickstartDS is an Open Source Design System starter and UI toolkit for building up your very own Design System. kickstartDS aims to be the foundation for your Design System
In this post we demonstrate how kicking off a Design System, by applying tokens and adding some customization, can be done in under a day. In the process recreating the Sanity.io landing page, with it
kickstartDS Design System Starter Only 5 minutes, 5 steps... ... to your own Design System! The selected components should be useful in every Design System by themselves, but they're specifically used
Integration There's one thing every Design System shares: it only generates value when being applied! Next to using good abstractions, we also try to build as many integrations as possible ourselves.
Demo is a way to showcase the capabilities of a Design System. It is a great way to demonstrate the features and benefits of a Design System to stakeholders and potential users. As described in the blog post Setting up a Working Design System in Less than a Day, a demo can be used to quickly demonstrate the capabilities of a Design System and to show how it can be used to create a consistent user experience.
In terms of Appearance, a demo can be used to show how the Design System looks and works in practice. It can be used to demonstrate the visual elements of the Design System, such as colors, fonts, and icons, as well as the layout and structure of the Design System. This can be done by creating a live demo of the Design System, or by creating screenshots or videos of the Design System in action.
Finally, a demo can also be used to showcase the Design System in a Showcase. This can be done by creating a portfolio of the Design System, which can be used to demonstrate the Design System to potential customers or partners. This can be done by creating a website or a presentation that showcases the Design System and its features. This can also be done by creating a video or a series of videos that demonstrate the Design System in action.
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