Elizabet is a designer who likes to code. As a ReactJS enthusiast, she built and maintains React-Kawaii. A React library of fun kawaii characters that won "Fun Side Project of the Year" in React Amsterdam Open Source Awards 2018. Besides that, her passion for music and past experience as the first female rapper in Portugal under a major deal, led her to start Cassette Tape. The HTML5 based looper and recorder has granted her a spot in Google I/0 Dublin, in 2016. Also, a big fan of open-source, she has recently released a song for the designer/dev community called "Fork This" (2020).
Elizabet currently works as Senior Product Designer for Elastic. Her mission is to bridge the gap between front-end and design.
For years I've been a designer who codes and I believe that designing with code or with a coding mindset can help your team to be more productive. In this talk, I'm exploring this concept and showing my daily workflow that can probably help to bridge the gap between devs and designers.
Are dev blogs dying out? No, they're not! Blogs are making a comeback. But sadly, most of them are lacking personal style. So, what can developers do to make their blogs unique and prettier? In this talk, I’ll show you how SVGs (as React Components) can help you take your blog from dull to awesome.