Ballots UX, Figma variants, designing fast food — and more links this week

Design isn’t always pretty.

Branding QAnon

The Instagram aesthetic that made it popular.

Social Dilemma

5 things the documentary forgot to mention.

Ballots UX

What ballots can teach us about UX writing.

The UX Collective is an ad-free design publication that elevates unheard design voices, reaching over 393,800 designers every week. Curated by Fabricio Teixeira and Caio Braga.

Stop evaluating Product Designers like we’re Visual Designers

This is NOT collaboration

Rethinking the design of race and ethnicity surveys