How to start in UX

The guide covers different topics related to design including information architecture, purpose and community in design, design methods, and an overview of the design industry. It explores how information is organized both digitally and in the physical world. The importance of considering a design’s impact on users and society is emphasized. Common design methods and practices are presented along with reading recommendations for further learning. A variety of potential career paths in the design field are mentioned to help newcomers understand their options, which include working at startups, agencies, non-profits, or as an independent freelancer. The growth of the design industry and value companies now place on user-centered design is noted.