The Design System contains styles, components and patterns to help teams in government create user-centred digital services. Here's how we developed the documentation that explains how to use them.
Last year Ed Horsford made a copy of the entire Service Manual for some user research. In this blog post he looks at to use the Wget command line utility to create copies of large amounts of content.
The Design System team at GDS have updated how typography and spacing is defined in GOV.UK Frontend, the new frontend codebase which will replace Frontend toolkit and GOV.UK Elements. Here’s exactly what they did.
We're building an autocomplete – we've started by building one for users to provide country and territory information. Here's why we're developing it and what we've done so far.
Paul Smith, a frontend developer at DWP, writes about why it's so important to make our work open and how we can all help make this happen.
We've collected examples from around government of services that require users to upload something.
We held a show and tell in Leeds to look at the different design systems around government and to talk about how to move to a more collaborative way of working.
We recently removed the external link icon from GOV.UK. That’s the icon that looks like this: Here it is on a page on GOV.UK: We’d assumed that there was a clear need for the external link icon, but in 4 …
We’re working on a new project at GDS to create a simpler, better way of building user interfaces for government services. Earlier this year we ran a discovery project looking at the tools and resources people in government use when …