A beginner’s journey to discovering the different methods and resources available for staking Eth2.

I’m a HODLer of cryptocurrency but after 4 years of regular reading and even being directly involved in the application of one, I still regularly feel like I don’t understand what’s going on. The space is moving so fast and in so many directions that it’s hard to keep up and even harder to find an entry-level foothold.

I want to be involved and participate because cryptocurrency is such a unique and exciting development in my lifetime but if you are reading this it’s likely you discovered what I did: the learning curve is steep and unforgiving. …


An iterative set of 8 standards for building and maintaining empowering design systems.

What is a good design system? Depending on who you ask, it can mean different things. Good for who? In what way is it good? How do I measure its goodness? I think this is normally where someone peeks in and yells: “You need values!”. But here’s the thing: I never found it helpful to refer to a set of broad or obvious buzz words like “Simple, Valuable, and Clear”.

When faced with a difficult choice while designing, broad adjectives aren’t helpful. “Simple” can mean drastically different things depending on the person and the product.


Practical tactics for writing helpful design guidelines

6 Tips for Writing Design Systems Documentation Graphic
6 Tips for Writing Design Systems Documentation Graphic

Creating effective documentation is a really important part of a design system. The key word there is effective. My experience with design system documentation is that there is rarely a shortage of information. Helping people understand how to use the system by presenting it in an organized and succinct fashion is the hard part.

Ross Moody

Leading design systems at Blend. Previously @zendesk, @brave and lots of other tiny endeavors.

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