“Circle Parental Controls APP”
UX/UI Mobile App Design | Circle Media Inc.
The Circle Parental controls App helps parents manage their family’s online screen time and content for their devices.
Starting in February 2019, I was brought on to help Circle improve the visual design language and overall experience of their Circle Parental Controls app. At the time, Circle was undergoing an brand refresh/overhaul that had impacts on the mobile apps—which included updated brand colors, typography, UI components, and illustration/asset styles.
As the design lead for the product, I worked closely with the marketing, support, and engineering teams (as well as external agencies we partnered with) to improve the overall experience not only through visual design, but also from a user experience standpoint as well. We responded and solved issues that the support team had to deal with, creatiyng
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