Lyft Design Principles

Design principles act as a reusable standard for designers to measure their work. They replace subjective ideals with a shared understanding of what design must do for users. Just as guardrails keep you safe and on the road, design principles keep teams on the path to achieving their vision.

  1. Nail the Basics

    Clear choice & Context

  2. Build Confidence

    Consistent & Transparent

  3. Be Unique

    Ownable & Delightful