Naomi

Naomi Francis

Writing for Marvel. Writing for fun. Eating everywhere, all the time.

How did you get to where you are now? I did some freelance and agency work in my native Finland, and that felt small, so I moved to New York City to intern and then work at a startup there. I then met my now wife and moved around a whole ton with her as she interned around the world…. Read More →

What was the moment that you knew that you wanted to work in design? It dates back ‘til I was about four years old. Back then, I became obsessed with Mac Paint on my grandmother’s Apple computer, and never looked back. I had a serious interest in art and computers ever since I can remember, and it’s all I ever… Read More →

We are laser focused on changing how design is done, by making it more inclusive, collaborative and productive. Marvel is used by millions of people with ever varying use cases, from design, to sales, to development – and it’s our goal to keep our platform versatile and scalable. So read on to get the full recap on how Marvel has evolved… Read More →

A better way to organise your designs At Marvel, we understand how important organisation is when building prototypes. Projects can quickly scale to hundreds of screens, making them difficult to manage, present and collaborate on. That’s why we created Sections, it solves all this in an easy to use and intuitive format. Sections helps you organise screens and makes it… Read More →

Our brand new Marvel + Sketch integration features some new additions which will level up your designs, prototypes and the way your whole team works. It’s the complete end-to-end design solution for Sketch. We’ve focused on building features which help improve your efficiency, so you have more time to solve the problems important to you. With Marvel + Sketch, you… Read More →

We’re super excited to announce our integration with Microsoft Teams, a platform that combines workplace chat, meetings, notes and attachments. We’ve incorporated plenty of ways for you and your team to access Marvel projects and features directly within the app. With our Microsoft Teams integration, you can now: Access and organise your Marvel dashboard directly from Microsoft Teams Open interactive… Read More →

Our mission at Marvel is to democratise design and give everyone access to the tools they need to visualise ideas. That’s why we created our Design Tool, it let’s anyone jump into the browser and start creating wireframes and mockups instantly. Now we want to take that to the next level by helping make every single design you create in… Read More →

At Marvel, we spend a lot of time thinking about how we can increase your design productivity. We’re always looking for ways to save you time, whether that’s automating the entire design-to-development process or simply one less click when prototyping. That’s why we’re excited to introduce our new tool, Userflows, built with the Marvel API. With one click you can… Read More →

Introducing Marvel for Keynote, an integration built with the new Marvel API. This simple Mac app gives you a quick way to upload Keynote files to Marvel in just a couple of clicks. Slides are instantly converted into images in your Marvel projects, ready to be turned into prototypes or shared with your team for feedback. Here’s a few ways… Read More →

At Marvel we are focused on our mission to make design simple and accessible for everyone. We think it’s important for everyone with creative flair – be they marketers, salespeople or entrepreneurs – to feel they can harness the power of design without the complexity that comes with it. That’s why we’re excited to announce Marvel for Paste – our… Read More →

This month’s product update is short and sweet – our teams have been working away at large scale projects which are set to arrive in the coming months. We have organisation tools, like sections, on its way along with the upcoming API. However, there are a couple of iterations we wanted to update the community on which make some improvements… Read More →

In the coming months, businesses and organisations across the globe which handle business with EU residents are preparing for the arrival of a new law. On May 25, 2018, the new standard of data protection called GDPR will take effect and place several new obligations on companies handling or tracking personal data. At Marvel, we’re committed to fulfilling our obligations… Read More →