Command lines were an early innovation in computers, and were the dominant way to interact with them in the 1960’s – 80’s. That gave way to GUIs for most users after that. I don’t think we need to launch a scientific study to figure out why. Most users find it more comfortable and intuitive to accomplish things with interactive moments and visual feedback.
A responsive app should be one that delivers its content based on the needs of the user, not … Read article “Accessible Web Apps with React, TypeScript, and AllyJS”
Sketching seemed like the natural place to start. As interface designers, sketching is an intuitive method of expressing a concept. We wanted to see how it might look to skip a few steps in the product development lifecycle and instantly translate our sketches into a finished product.
When you think of HTML and CSS, you probably imagine them as a package deal. But for years after Tim Berners-Lee first created the World Wide Web in 1989, there was no such thing as CSS. The original plan for the web offered no way to style a website at all.… Read article “A Look Back at the History of CSS”
They went with replicating font-display: optional, my favorite as well. … Read article “eBay’s Font Loading Strategy”
Calling this an update is underselling the work put into this. According to the post:
Sometimes when you’re designing something, you need little helping hands. Perhaps a nice stock photo. Perhaps a happy little color palette. Perhaps a bleep or bloop sound. Perhaps the perfect icon.
1.4.4 Resize text: Except for captions
The color of the caret generally matches the color of the text, but this property allows you to change those independently. … Read article “caret-color”