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Your sketch library is not a design system
You can write words explaining how to properly use a toaster, draw pictures of toasters, and even create more efficient ways to draw pictures of toasters. But if you don’t have a functioning toaster, all that effort is for naught.
Source: Brad Frost Blog
A Designer’s Guide to Perceived Performance
To the typical user, speed doesn’t only mean performance. Users’ perception of your site’s speed is heavily influenced by their overall experience, including how efficiently they can get what they want out of your site and how responsive your site feels.