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A Radical, And Simple, Approach To Product Prioritization

How Do You Decide What Belongs In Your Product?<p>Ironically, the biggest threat to getting things done: is knowing what to get done. In our book …

Slack's powerful new screen sharing feature is better than the rest

Slack is finally catching up to rival collaboration apps with the introduction of its screen sharing feature. To make up for its tardiness, the company has baked in a few additional useful features that put it head and shoulders above the competition.<p>Fire it up by clicking the display icon while on …

How You Can Use Responsive Web Components Today — SitePoint

A few years ago I started to hear a lot about Web Components. I got pretty excited and then totally forgot about them as the noise settled down. It …

Learn to design and code for iOS 11

http://designcode.io<p>Over 24,500 designers learned Design+Code. Build a Swift 4 app using Sketch 4 and Xcode 9.

Understanding Simple Heat Maps for Smarter UI Design

Traditional analytics provide you with an overall look at how your website or mobile application performs. Unfortunately, they fail to explain <i>why</i> …

UX Design

Don’t Overlook These 7 Website Style Guide Sections

When someone mentions style guides, people usually think of typography, grid layouts, or colors, and enough numbers to give you a headache. That’s …

UX Design

Friday Five: Great Apps for the Mac Fan’s Toolkit

<i>It’s the end of the week, but that doesn’t mean an end to learning more about your favorite Apple devices. Each week, the Friday Five takes a quick</i> …

Operating Systems

Responsive Web Design Cheat Sheet

<b>How to set up breakpoints in this design? You probably ask yourselves this question a lot.</b><p>Responsive design breakpoints is no rocket science and you …

Making Your Website Design Accessible – Here’s What a Blind Accessibility Expert Has to Say on the Topic

Website accessibility is a tough topic. On one hand, there’s a lot of what can be considered <i>common knowledge advice</i>. But on the other, we felt that …

Visual Design

Responsive vs. Adaptive Design: What’s the Best Choice?

Google has always recommended responsive web design (RWD), especially after rolling out a big update on the 4/21/15 which ranked mobile-friendly …

Web Design

Vitaly Friedman: Real-Life Responsive Web Design

Web Design

Quick Tip: How to Use HTML5 “picture” for Responsive Images

Images are notoriously one of the most challenging aspects of responsive web design. Today we'll look at how the <picture> element, a solution to the …

Web Development

New Performance Tools in Firefox Developer Edition 40

Today Mozilla is pleased to announce the availability of Firefox Developer Edition 40 (DE 40) featuring all-new performance tools! In this post we …

Web Development

Understanding Responsive Images: Open Assignment

Each time I publish a new course I like to follow it up with an open assignment. So, in this video, instead of learning something by following a …

Web Design

Accessible Footnotes with CSS — SitePoint

I was playing with CSS counters the other day and thought about using them to deal with footnotes. According to Plagiarism which has a surprisingly …

Universal Typography

Typesetting demo<p>Debuted at An Event Apart Atlanta in 2015, this simple tool demonstrates the multidimensional nature of typesetting for the web, and …

Typography

Choosing the Right Font: A Guide to Typography and UX

Anyone who took Graphic Design 101 knows that serifs help readability and black is the best color for text. But, wait! We also know that <b>type for the</b> …

Typography

Progressive design for the modern web

Good responsive web design, by its nature, goes unnoticed to those consuming content online. So when someone asks for a new website, they’re often …

Web Design

The future of layout with CSS: Grid Layouts

In this article we'll take a look at the wonderful world of the CSS Grid Layout, a relatively new W3C specification that has partially started to see …

Web Development

Important Considerations for RWD Design Performance & UX

As you know, UX is not a new discipline. But given the rise of responsive design, mobile design, and adaptive design in past years, the question of …

Web Design

44 Responsive Web Design Resources: The Ultimate List

GIFs<p>Froont created my favorite article of 2014. Check out their “9 basic principles of responsive web design” in GIF form!<p>Don’t like reading long …

The anatomy of responsive images

I just had my responsive images epiphany and I'm writing it all down before I forget everything. This is what I know…Fixed size, varying densityIf …

Web Development

CSS Grid Layout

An updated version of this presentation for Generate Conference in London. Now with added gutters.

CSS

What’s the Future of Responsive Web Design?

<i>I had the great pleasure of delivering the closing keynote at</i> <i>Responsive Day Out 3: The Final Breakpoint</i><i>. Held in Brighton, UK, on 19 June 2015, the</i> …

Web Design

How to Use Popups Without Ruining Your User Experience

This is a guest post from Csaba Zajdo, e-commerce expert and founder of OptiMonk. Enjoy!The goal of every online business is to turn visitors into …

UX Design

To Design an Awesome Product, Let Go of Being Right

I recently had a conversation with a designer who was working on the early stages of a new product.Naturally, I recommended getting user feedback …

Product Management

4 Tips to Improve Your Credit Card Form UX

I have a confession to make. I use Amazon to buy just about everything I need, but not because of the two-day shipping. And it’s not because of …

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