My journey into UX design as a front-end developer

A flag of Extinction Rebellion
A flag of Extinction Rebellion
Photo by Gabriel McCallin on Unsplash

Sometimes you gotta try something new. In my daily life I work as a front-end developer, but in my free time I volunteer for Extinction Rebellion NL. When I heard that they needed designs for their new Volunteer Platform I thought — why not? I’ve always been interested in understanding the experiences of other people, so this sounded like a great challenge! First I’ll explain what Extinction Rebellion is, then I’ll dive deeper into my (improvised) UX workflow and the resulting designs.

Extinction Rebellion (XR) is a grassroots organization that wants to get attention for climate change and the extinction…

Kaj de Hoop

Front-end developer with a background in art & technology

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