Updates & Writing

Links, Week 4, 2020

Slate has published an "Evil List" of 30 tech companies, ranked by how much harm they are doing. And a neat web app that renders all the roads in a city using data from OpenMaps.

Links, Week 3, 2020

A thorough explanation of cookies, the GDPR policy, a history of body copy text sizes, a primer on min and max width in CSS, and the state of Progressive Web Apps in 2020.

Links, Week 2, 2020

A JavaScript library and online generator for SVG animation, a contrast-based colour generator, an isometric city builder, and how to use CSS containment for performance.

Links, Week 1, 2020

Some CSS tutorials on Z-index and the importance of relative units, UX design for mobile, the best and worst branding of the year and decade, and a few thoughts on the web in general and how to build content that is designed to last.

Links, Week 51-52, 2019

New typefaces for Christmas, a look at Google design in the past year, tracking issues in Safari's tracking protection, flexible brands, and a light weight solution for Youtube embeds.

Links, Week 50, 2019

Some great articles on colour and advice on how to do art direction using Gutenberg, the new WordPress editor.

Links, Week 49, 2019

Fight back against Google AMP, CSS shadwows, how to use the :is() selector to reduce code, and a look at the Microsoft 365 mobile app redesign.

Links, Week 48, 2019

An accessibility checklist for common errors, a neat way to use grid, and a collection of tools and techniques for testing.

Links, Week 47, 2019

A new CSS feature coming to Chrome and an accessibility testing tool for colour contrast.

Links, Week 46, 2019

Some inspired typography, new CSS properties, how to measure performance, and a planning tool fit for a newsroom.