Every week I post a lot of my daily readings about Web, UI and UX Design, mobile design, webdesign tools and useful resources, inspiration on twitter and other social networks.
This week’s selection: data table design, PWAs on desktop, animation tips, Sketch vs iOS rendering, interruption in workspace, design thinking explained,NPL and voice / conversational interfaces, print design advice, faux bold detector, learning to say “I don’t know (yet)”, Sketch library vs design system, CSS tutorials.
You can follow me on twitter to get a dose of links every days.
I wrote an article and had a conference video published this week
#Table Essential resources to design complex data tables, my current list of resources when I need to design complex tables with a lot of data, interactions, etc.
#Performance Cheating The UX When There Is Nothing More To Optimize, the video from my Smashing Conference on perceived performance with examples form a few projects
TL;DNR the one you should not miss
Really interesting: Why Your App Looks Better in Sketch. Don’t assume that equal values imply equal results. Even if the numbers match, the visual appearance may not.
#Design / #UX
- Get started with motion design in 9 steps. I could not agree more with Animation is not just a layer of paint, also don’t make user wait for your animation to end to be able to interact. A really nice little article with lovely animated GIFs
Dark patterns with the HTML 5.2 <dialog> tag and Chrome for fun and profit. Meeeh don’t be evil 🙁
Interruption is Not Collaboration (a 23min podcast). Sooo true
Useful resources, tools and plugins that will make your life easy
Hello #typography lovers, faux pas, a faux web font detector is a script to highlight elements that are mismatched incorrectly to @font-face blocks, which may result in shoddy faux bold or faux italic rendering.
Automatic visual diffing with Puppeteer
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