Quick Roadmap To Get $3K/mo Paying UX UI Design Job

2 min readSep 14, 2022

For Beginners and Intermediate’s

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For Beginners:

Start watching Youtube; there are hundreds of free videos waiting for you to start learning UX or UI Design.

Some good videos for starters:

UX Design: How To Get Started (A Full Guide)

What is UI vs. UX Design? A Practical Example in Under 6 Minutes

UX Design vs UI Design | What’s the Difference? Which one is right for me?

Bonus advice: Read all day on Medium about UX UI Design or choose a book and finish it in 1 day.

For Intermediate’s:

Choose a topic. Do research: check market statistics, competitors. Find the biggest companies in that industry. Take screenshots and upload into a Figma file, collect them along your research.

Create a Persona from the research analysis. (Analysis means: Whatever you understand from the research)

Create a Story with that Persona: Research again, understand your Persona, think like he or she is your friend. Empathize her needs and pain points.

Start Sketching: Take a pan and pencil, If you are creating a website, draw some wireframes. Make it quick, don’t stay in this…