If you're building modules or regularly using elements like buttons, then symbols can help speed your workflow. In this video, we discuss using symbols.
- [Narrator] In this video,…we're gonna talk about using Symbols in Sketch.…Historically, for older Sketch users,…Symbols have been really problematic.…However, the people at Bohemian Coding are constantly…working on updating them and making them more reliable.…Symbols are a special kind of group…that can be used and reused throughout your designs.…With Symbols you can go ahead and…make changes to them in one place and…they will update all throughout your document.…So you really want to be careful when using Symbols…to make sure that if you are, in fact,…going to make a change, that you either detach from Symbols,…which we'll talk about in a moment,…or if you do want that change throughout your document,…that this is a change you wanna make…so you will go ahead and create this change and…it will be all replicated throughout the entire document.…
So let's go back to our website and look at things…that we can create as Symbols.…There is this West London button, there's a drop arrow here,…there's some icons down below the Nav bar.…
- Extending Sketch
- Building a style guide
- Using styles and symbols
- Working with artboards
- Making responsive wireframes
- Using responsive design plugins: Artboard Zoom, Sketch Focus, Craft, and more
- Exporting your design
- Building a mobile app for iOS, Android, or watchOS
- Integrating other tools in your Sketch workflow
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 05/15/2018. What changed?
A: We updated a new number of videos about third-party resources, such as the Sketch App Sources website and plugins like Marketch and Craft, to reflect the most recent changes to those resources.
User Experience for Web Designerswith Chris Nodder1h 49m Beginner
1. Using Outside Resources
2. Beyond the Basics
3. Responsive Design
4. Mobile Design
5. Extending beyond Sketch
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