The 5 Auto Layout stumbling blocks you need to understand to master this feature once and for all.
Because "just practice" and "learn flexbox" aren't good enough.
How to customize the size of Figma embed iframes
For when the default 800x450 just doesn't cut it
⍚ Base components are still useful, just not in your UI library
Just because they've fallen out of favor with design system folks, doesn't mean they're not useful!
◈ Interface Representatives are the center of the Figma component universe
And understanding how they relate to the other 6 types will unlock a whole new level of workflow precision
7 types of Figma components, named and explained
You're already use first type... but what about the other 6?
12 ways to make your Figma components more delightful to use
Designers strive to make usable products. And components are themselves tiny products... let's make 'em usable!
When to use variants, component props, variables, or separate components
Variables, variants, component swapping, and component properties all offer different advantages. Choosing the right feature is key to building a strong component library.
This is probably why your Figma variant's "size" property isn't working
"it works fine on the canvas, but not when it's nested inside another component?!"
There are only 3 ways to build components in Figma
The techniques are: "basic", "starter-kit", and "slot"
Methods for building and managing your Figma components
Confidently choose a building method that will benefit you in the future
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