This interactive tutorial
will show you how to set up a dynamic grid in Figma. You'll understand how the grid works in Figma, how the layout grid differs from Auto Layout, and there are also some practical examples to follow.
The content of the resource consists of 6 sections. Here is a small summary of each of them:
a) Introduction to the grid: You'll find out about the anatomy of a grid, as well as for instructions on how to apply the layout grids in Figma.
b) Figma and Layout: This section will help you understand how to work with fixed and stretched grids, and also how to manage Constraints.
c) Baseline Grid: You'll learn about spacing techniques that allow you to visually align elements, how to work with standard baseline grids, and how to use a grid for text and icon design.
d) Practical Application: In this section, you will learn how to evenly distribute elements, scale complex layouts, and work with Auto Layout.
e) This section covers tips and tricks that you can apply to change the color of the grid, toggle it, create styling, etc.
f) The last section is a list of links to articles that you might find very useful.