Blog

This is the personal website of Koos Looijesteijn. I occasionally post about design. Get the latest posts via RSS, Twitter, LinkedIn or Xing.

2017

  • Why side projects fail

    So, my side projects fail! Let me first describe what I would consider a successful side project. A side project is something: That is fun...
  • Vue is a great JavaScript framework for designers

    I am building something for the web (a big countdown timer) and found out about a JavaScript framework that is great for a designer who...
  • What is color? - Color theory for designers

    Choosing colors depends often on the designer's taste. This can lead to tough discussions with stakeholders that do not share that taste. Everyone has gut...

2014

2013

  • New design pattern: Drag To Tag

    Working on a new platform for keeping annotations, I came up with a new way of tagging items!