Heads up: why we’re redesigning the FreeAgent header

Start with why

  • A better designed product that will delight users, reinforcing our positioning as a premium product
  • Consistency of customer experience across platforms — desktop, mobile and our marketing website
  • The ability to move faster, designing and building new features and potentially new products at a greater pace
  • The ability to continually evolve the interface of FreeAgent easily in the future
  • Happier designers and engineers who enjoy working on a cleaner codebase

From the top

  • The colours used are not consistent with our brand, our mobile app or the marketing site. In general they feel pretty dull and uncharacteristically serious.
  • It doesn’t behave particularly well at small screen sizes
  • It’s pretty chunky, taking up a lot of screen real estate and pushing down content — this is especially noticeable on a laptop or tablet screen.

Our process

The new header

Dude, where’s my logo?

Over to you

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