Darko is a designer, hacker, and founder. He takes ideas and transforms them into smart, intuitive products in a way that maximizes learning for a company at any stage of growth. His expertise, using which he has built up a startup enterprise, is in UX/UI design, low- and hi-fi prototypes, and app analytics strategy. He has prototyped chatbots and NLP features. He uses Sketch, Framer, Axure, HTML/CSS, and React, among other technologies.
Should usability ever be sacrificed for design experimentation? What is there to be learned from products that challenge the expectations of users? Might portfolio projects be the ideal venue in which to push these boundaries?
In the first Toptal Design Talk, Toptal Technical Editor Kent Mundle and freelance designer Darko Stanimirovic discuss these questions over the contentious online portfolio for the art studio, Ro-Lu.
Usability And The Art Of Portfolio Design: A Toptal Design Talk (Publication)
Is it ever safe to sacrifice usability for experimentation in web design? What can be learned from products that challenge the values of web designers? Are portfolio projects potentially the perfect venue to push the boundaries?
In the first Toptal Design Talk, Toptal Technical Editor Kent Mundle and freelance designer Darko Stanimirovic discuss these questions over a contentious website portfolio for the renown studio, Ro-Lu.