September 1, 2021
5 mins

Bookmark Article: Behind the plugin: Cards for Humanity

Cards for Humanity

A practical tool for inclusive design

Please note, I am not the other of this article, but a fan of this tool.

Cards for Humanity, both a website and a Figma Plugin, will deal you two random cards, a person and a trait. Your challenge: work out how you can meet their needs.

When creating new products, it’s crucial to build empathy for people with a wide range of needs. Cards for Humanity is a Figma plugin created by Idean to introduce inclusive and accessible design into client workshops. Deal the cards to get a person and a trait, then think through how you can design for their needs. By putting humans at the center of the design process, the cards solve one of the design industry’s key problems: making inclusive design tangible.

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