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.
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.
👉🏻 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: UI tips click-baits, mental models, CSS gradient transitions, illustrations, intrinsic layouts, colorblindness, debunk the “faster horses” Ford quote, accessibility (evangelize, long covid, etc.), open source alternatives, free icons, cool music dataviz project, volunteer design work, visual inspiration gallery, job interview questions, etc.
👉🏻 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: gridless design, design systems, a free illustration tool, filters usability, segment control UI, everyday accessibility, accessibility checker bookmarklet, VR usability, write a brag document, origami, meta theme color, beautiful typefaces, etc.
👉🏻 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: measuring usefulness, game accessibility, compact components, typography, accessibility, Figma interactive components tutorial, prefers-reduced-data, inclusive design, e-commerce homepage UX, toxic positivity, CSS theme color, content writing, public sector IT, SVG conic gradient, dynamic viewports, CSS for web vitals, etc.
👉🏻 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: problem solving, game dark patterns, accessibility (a guide, contrast, motion, screen reader survey), task flows, font pairing tips, qualitative studies metrics, Figma productivity tips, CSS grid layout cheat sheet, zoom backgrounds, indiepen, some cool SVG and Gsap demos, a book on engineering management, detecting hover capabilities in CSS, content design skills, conversation in interfaces, etc.
👉🏻 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: design an omni-search, accent-color, CSS grid builder, reducing cognitive demand, CSS generators, UX Lexicon, 94% of the largest e-commerce are not accessible, a beautiful plant guide, CSS to enforce accessibility, product decision diamond, Win 7 CSS framework, Fitt’s law illustrated, image performance book, Notion third party apps, etc.
👉🏻 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: design deliverables, UX and data analysis, accessibility (OpenGraph, motion, misconception), typography inspiration and selection of fonts, HTML button cheat sheet, UX levels of maturity, a fun little game, the problems with bootcamps, badly designed products, how to correctly queer your data, a beat burger, Safari 11 updates for designers, container queries articles, cute animation and inspiration 🙂
👉 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: nice sci-fi font, CSS aspect ratio, disabilities, emojis, mobile UX, visual principles, a podcast on neurodiversity, concept art vs illustrations, alternatives to asking “how are you”, reflective gear, UX of game tutorials, books on UX Design, $1M wasted in building personas, a SEO scam, Sign vs Login copy, CSS media queries, UX tools map, etc.
👉 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: design specs, cognitive biases, documenting accessibility, UCD and ethics, improving UXR teams of ones, CSS is() and where(); accessibility overlays are a scam, Notion ft Google Forms, measuring product/market fit, CSS in SVG in CSS, game artwork optimization, a mental health pattern library, a tool to force more contrast on websites, 2 awesome illustrators, etc.