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Pixels of the Week – November 29, 2020

Pixels of the Week – November 29, 2020

👉 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: a font with greater legibility, 10 CSS layouts, CSS masonry, fonts for coding, dataviz, foldable objects templates, why the HTML/CSS/JS separation is good, black and white design, accessibility & aria explained, CSS clip-path editor, design strategy, beautiful illustrations, a LGBTQ inclusive survey, a design challenge, some cool music, etc.

Pixels of the Week – November 1, 2020

Pixels of the Week – November 1, 2020

👉 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources:  typography CSS vertical rhythm tool, a UI challenge generator, balance and composition in UI layouts, UX glossary, user friendly data tables, improving UI with typography, responsive grid design, free icons, usability of state switch buttons, a CSS escape game, some really cool CSS drawings, mobile flow inspiration, a cat keyboard, some photo inspiration, beautiful botanic and animals illustrations , a naked HTML page, etc.

Pixels of the Week – October 25, 2020

Pixels of the Week – October 25, 2020

👉 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: CSS Grid Playground, chatbots, spatial memory in psychology and UX Design, a tool to find CSS values based on the property, some CSS gradient background that you can copy/paste, advice for UX interviews, great packaging, the issues with the video game industry, a beautiful serif font, testing accessibility, CSS clamp() min() and max(), CSS and accessibility, naming conventions, 3D printed bee homes, etc.

Ask me Anything: How can I find my First UX Job?

Ask me Anything: How can I find my First UX Job?

I get a lot of DMs on Twitter and LinkedIn all from students all over the world who ask me for “advice on how to find their first UX job”. I started writing a “short” answer for them. But let’s face it: I don’t do short answers. So here we are with the “things I wish someone told me when I was finishing my master degree and looking for my first job”. But also the “things I want to say to candidates as a lead designer who screens resumes and conducts interviews”.

Pixels of the Week – October 18, 2020

Pixels of the Week – October 18, 2020

👉 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources:  a cool color finder tool, naming colors, a game to “judge” some controversial color naming,  an based experiment based on AI to tell how “normal” you are, some SVG patterns, CSS variables 101, a virtual drum machine, hot pink illustrations, a place to find UX volunteer work, CSS focus-visible, CSS media queries, CSS full bleed layout, some webcam sketchy filter experiment, DevFest videos, etc.

Pixels of the Week – October 11, 2020

Pixels of the Week – October 11, 2020

👉 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources:  a pokemon analogy to explain annoying UI patterns,  the concept of disability dongle, fun animation demos, CSS tutorials, design automation tools, chrome devtools to inspect CSS grids and emulation visual disabilities, mental models, the inclusive Design 24 videos, user task analysis, CSS clamp() responsive typography, beautiful variable fonts, online privacy tracking tool, usability of opening links in new tabs, etc.

Pixels of the Week – October, 2020

Pixels of the Week – October, 2020

👉 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: accessibility tools and resources, lack of accessibility costing a client, advice for junior UX designers, an online waves, curves and blobs SVG generator, some nice illustrations, taking ethical tech decisions, a podcast on design briefs, emotion centered design, 3D objects in the browser, a 3D room in CSS, a guide on how to design for diversity, should you charge less for speaking remotely (no), booking’s illustration process, learning JS online, a nice online events tool, Wikipedia will get a redesign, some bidirectional scrolling advice, etc.

Pixels of the Week – September 27, 2020

Pixels of the Week – September 27, 2020

👉 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: centering in CSS, evolution of Google’s sign up form, SVG and CSS animation tips, CSS perspective, the story of macOS System Preferences, line breaks with inline CSS, CSS accessible checkboxes, figma wireframing library, designing with reduced motion, designin with Paint, a podcast on the need for UX specialists, a parody of branding, an accessible comic, etc.

Pixels of the Week – September, 2020

Pixels of the Week – September, 2020

👉 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: some paper prototyping resources, information architecture and priority, CSS animations and transition demo, signage typography, responsive beyond media queries, accessibility standards, measuring scales and colors, a fun game, the CSS 100vh iOS bug, a cute rounded font, intrinsic value of a product, the 8pt grid, information architecture and tomatoes, colors and dataviz, winamp skins for nostalgic people etc.

Pixels of the Week – September 6, 2020

Pixels of the Week – September 6, 2020

👉 Your curated weekly Design and Front-End resources: accordion icons signifiers, CSS reset visually explained, 19,500+ illustrations to win, web inspiration, 226 free icons, CSS gradient gallery, CSS animations inspiration, designing for performance and connectivity, media query-less responsive components, microcopy tips, beyond mobile first design, accessibility and design systems, etc.