Web Unleashed 2017
Web DevUX/UIWork Better
  • 2017-09-25 00:00:00 2017-09-26 00:00:00 America/Toronto Web Unleashed 2017 Toronto FITC
  • Toronto
  • #WEBU17

Presentation

Overview

Many teams may have a front-end developer among their ranks, but besides a title or area of responsibility, it can be difficult to pinpoint the exact craft of front end development. Expertise in web technologies is a good start, but we can’t forget the users we actually build for. This talk will examine the impact of the front-end on user experience. Monika will┬átalk about how becoming more fluent across UX concerns like content and accessibility can help front-enders make better decisions, bring more clarity to your craft, and result in building better experiences for our users.

Objective

Share how a focus on UX has helped the Shopify front-end team weather the storm of technical and framework decisions many front end teams face.

Target Audience

Any front-end developer, especially anyone struggling with the scope of front-end these days or how to make technical decisions.

Five Things Audience Members Will Learn

  1. How one front-end team has scaled and how it might apply to your team
  2. Some factors of making technical decisions
  3. Factors in UX that impact front-end
  4. Tools for front-end to improve UX
  5. Overview of FED landscape today and the complexity therein