How UX designers can stop product enshittification

Or why your dream job turned into a nightmare.

Inès Mir
5 min readAug 31, 2023

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A UX designer in a nightmare. Midjourney.

In his witty article for Wired called “The ‘Enshittification’ of Tiktok” Cory Doctorow talks about how platforms die:

First, they are good to their users; then they abuse their users to make things better for their business customers; finally, they abuse those business…

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Inès Mir

Principal product designer at Zalando and Instagram influencer @ines.ux