Scorecards to Pilot Design System Migration

  • Do Interface InventoryInterface Inventory

    An interface inventory is a comprehensive collection of the bits and pieces that make up your interface.


    How to

    Take screenshots of all components, dump them to some products like Miro, Fig...
    , and find the frequency of usage of common components. Apply Pareto PrinciplePareto Principle

    The Pareto principle, commonly known as 80-20 rule, states that for many outcomes, roughly 80% of consequences come from 20% of the causes.



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    §UX
    §Psychology

  • It is better to start with a pilot project instead of doing it for the entire project.

Sweet Spot

  • Potential for reusable components/patterns.
  • Components with High-Business value.
  • How easy it is to build them. Time frame
  • Inspire someone, make them design system evangelist
  • Marketing potential.
  • Can be decoupled and built/don't break.
  • Create a Pilot Scorecard (1-10) that shows you which products have a better score, based on these sweet spots.

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