Designer vs Developer #19: What are the pain points for web designers?

To better understand the design community we have been looking at the challenges designers face, says Mustafa Kurtuldu, Design Advocate at Google

Designer vs Developer by Google Design Advocate Mustafa Kurtuldu is a series of videos aimed at improving understanding foster greater understanding between the two camps. Each video, in which Kurtuldu has a conversation with a different industry expert, is accompanied by an essay (below) which delves deeper into the topic discussed.

We have been exploring some of the pain points web designers faced in the industry and did a small research project to understand better what challenges designers and developers face. This project was broken down into three activities, two roundtable discussion with new graduates, conversations with designers on social media and looking at existing buckets of research from discussions with professionals as part of the British Design Council’s Design Economy report.

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