"The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man."

-George Bernard Shaw

It depends on the project and the client’s preferences, but here is a list of tools and platforms I have used at various times on client projects. I will do my best to maintain the list as I learn to use new platforms.

InVision

Transform your Web & Mobile (iOS, Android) designs into clickable, interactive Prototypes and Mockups

Balsamiq

UX wireframing application – clients typically have a preferred wireframing application and sometimes in house software – they are all the same to me – give me 20 minutes with the platform and a test project and I’ll be fluent with the new tech in a day or two

Foundation

A family of responsive front-end frameworks that make it easy to design beautiful responsive websites, apps and emails

Bootstrap

Mobile first front-end framework for faster and easier web development

Materialize

A modern responsive CSS framework based on Material Design by Google

Material Design Bootstrap

Material design UI kit for bootstrap

Material Design Lite

A front-end template that helps you build fast, modern mobile web apps

Sketch

Professional digital design

WordPress

Web software for creating a beautiful website, blog, or app

Headway

Drag and drop WordPress theme builder – essential tool for UX to bring projects all the way from idea to market

Avocode

Collaboration tool for designers and developers

Atomic.io

Advanced prototyping for web and mobile UX design

Autopilot

Automating the Customer Journey

Hubspot

All-in-one marketing software

Intercom

Messaging applications for the entire customer journey

SendSonar

All-in-one messenger for Facebook, SMS, MMS, push notifications, and more are coming for sure

Twilio

Build apps that communicate with everyone in the world. Voice & Video, Messaging, and Authentication APIs for every application.

WPEngine

Managed WordPress hosting

Photoshop

Obviously

Final Cut Studio

The original video editing software including Compressor, DVD Studio Pro, and Final Cut Pro 7