YouTube UX Elements
A sample of the projects I worked on while working as a UX designer at YouTube, including a redesign of YouTube emails, a redesign of the Upload page, and a redesign of the Annotations timeline.
Project for Awesome Identity 2011
Complete identity, website, and thumbnail design for the 2011 Project for Awesome, an annual event on YouTube in which thousands of people make videos for charity.
So You Want to Watch YouTube Flowchart – Blog Post
A flowchart I designed in summer 2010. It made quite the rounds on the internet, being featured on many large websites.
YouTube Partner Concert Poster – Blog Post
Posters and t-shirts designed for internal events at the YouTube office.
Zombicorns and The War for Banks Island Book Layouts – Banks Island Blog Post • Zombicorns Blog Post
Book covers and inside layouts for Zombicorns and The War for Banks Island by John Green, two novellas distributed as PDFs as prizes for the Project for Awesome auction. The cover illustrations were drawn by LoriDays, and the entirety of Zombicorns is available for free online.
This Machine Kills Fascists Decal – Blog Post
Laptop decal design, commissioned by John Green. The decal is featured in every episode of his YouTube show Crash Course. It is available for purchase from DFTBA.com.
10,000 Subscribers Infographic Poster – Blog Post
Infographic poster design done for my senior project at RISD. I wanted to explore all of the statistics I could think of using the data of the first 10,000 subscribers on my YouTube channel.
LeakyCon Flyer, Kinetic Typography, Maps, and Icons – Blog Post 1 • Blog Post 2
Various designs for LeakyCon 2011, including a promotional flyer, a kinetic typography video, a set of maps for the programming book, and a set of icons for the mobile app.
Vlogbrothers YouTube Graphics – Blog Post
Various graphics commissioned by the John and Hank Green for their popular YouTube channel Vlogbrothers. You can see all of the videos these graphics were featured in in the blog post above.
Triple Rainbow Awesome Tour Poster – Blog Post
Poster design for the Triple Rainbow Awesome Tour, a national tour by popular musicians on YouTube. The poster is 11”x17” and was sold at every stop of the tour.
charity: water Annual Reports
A sample of pages from the 2008 and 2009 charity: water Annual Reports, which I worked on during my internship with charity: water. Both annual reports are still available to download at www.charitywater.org.
Tour de Nerdfighting 2008 Map
Hand-drawn map design for the 2008 Tour de Nerdfighting. A colored version of the map is still available on www.papertowns.com.