I wrote a quick tweet about teaching the basics of accessibility and colors to design students that go quite some attention. It brought up some interesting discussions. So I thought I would share with you all the resources, tips and tools I regularly use to build and check the color accessibility of my products in one place. Enjoy.
My personal selection of the best book on UX design, user research, psychology, UI and web design, ethics, creativity, mobile and responsive web design, accessibility, collaboration, strategy, management and more. I ordered the list in different categories to help you go through and update the list regularly.
👉🏻 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: web history, CSS shadow generator, the state of UX Design, cute birbs illustrations, online safety checklist, the women who built the horror genre, design systems, accessibility debugging, preventing user errors, design trends from an accessibility perspective, when to skip UX Research, improving sliders, designing accordions, image compression, beautiful inspiration, etc.
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Here’s an article to help you pick the right icons for your website or app. We cover how to choose icons that will work together to ensure you always look professional along with a few other tips. And to help you even further, I partnered with Icons8 to offer 3 licenses at the end of the article.
👉🏻 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: resources about information architecture, aesthetic usability effect, 2D/3D illustrations, information architecture for complex categories, illustration inspiration, understanding the gender spectrum, the “new responsive”, GDPR and special characters in name, dark vs inverted mode, e-commerce usability, not taking things personally, a keyboard accessibility game, CSS grainy gradient generator, etc.
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