You can’t just build a library, distribute it to everyone, and expect that they’ll use it effectively. Communicating how components are created and change over time is fundamental to the success of your library.
This chapter dives into how components can impact process, including how you do the following:
Plan how the library impacts you and your process.
Distinguish between projects that reuse existing design versus those that require new, customized work.
Ensure that you can start projects quickly and independently.
Design, document, and develop solutions using components.
Review proposed designs and code in the context of the library.
Choose when, how, and for whom to standardize.
Designers will be more likely to buy in to ...