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unifying our brand, making development faster

Origami is a group of services, modules and tools to help build websites. Origami aspires to create a <b>unified style and experience for FT websites</b>, …


Introducing the CSS3 Multi-Column Module

While most computer screens are wider than tall, most websites are the exact opposite: longer than wide. In the economy of screen-estate, vertical …

Pure UI

July 13, 2015 – 561,527 views<p>I recently redesigned and implemented a new version of VideoPress, the WordPress video platform.<p>The process involved, …


It's Time for Everyone to Learn About PostCSS | David Clark Develops the Web

A while ago, I wrote “I’m Excited About PostCSS, But I’m Scared to Leave Sass”. Since then, I have wholeheartedly embraced PostCSS (and left Sass, at …

9 basic principles of responsive web design

Responsive web design is a great solution to our multi-screen problem, but getting into it from the print perspective is difficult. No fixed page …

Web Design
Web Development

The Trouble With Preprocessing Based on Future Specs | CSS-Tricks

By Chris Coyier On July 20, 2015<p>Let's say there are rumblings from the deep (read: early Editor's Drafts of potential future web tech specifications) …

Web Development

Dropdowns Should be the UI of Last Resort

All too often mobile forms make use of dropdown menus for input when simpler or more appropriate controls would work better. Here's several …

UI Design

3 Typography Tips For A More Comfortable Read

<i>(For Non-Designers)</i><p>There are 3 small changes you can make to your content to provide a more pleasurable read. The tips don’t just apply to …

Visual Design
Project Management

Importing CSS Breakpoints Into JavaScript

There are a lot of challenges within responsive web design, and one that that has constantly been a pain is triggering JavaScript based on the …

Redesigning the Apple Watch UI

After wearing my Apple watch daily for the past two+ months, I've found myself wishing for a simpler interaction model for moving between content and …



The Making of April Zero<p>Part 1<p>This is the first chapter of how I designed the original April Zero website. I will share some sketches, deleted …

Find the perfect font combination | Canva

Canva has taken the pain out of font pairing by putting together great font combos for your designs. Find the best matches to your favourite typeface.