Every week I share a list of curated articles, resources and tools about UX, UI and mobile design, HTML, CSS, the web industry, process inspiration and more…
This week’s selection: APIs to build amazing mobile web experiences, UX tools, a guide to learn UX design (articles and videos), building a User Research Plan, different types of personas, dark mode logo, CSS layouts, UX prototypes, Accessibility mistakes, design systems, 2 fun websites that bring you to old school designs and web trends 20 years ago, etc.
“UX: Why Do We Prototype” – Sean McSharry explains why prototyping is important and no other “glorified visual design tools” come close to Axure when it comes to prototyping and testing. The soundcloud podcast
“How to Switch Logo in Dark Mode” by the amazing Gift Egwuenu (@lauragift_). Also her website is gorgeous and yet another proof that you can have a beautiful site with pastel colors that still has a sufficient color contrast ratio to be accessible
Useful tools and resources that will make your life easy
bundlers.tooling.report an online tool to determine the best build tool for your next web project, or if tooling migration is worth it, or how to adopt a tool’s best practice into your existing configuration and code base.
Styler is a plugin for Figma that generates styles based on selected layers, I have the same kind of plugin on Sketch and it’s such a time saver!