Style Guides

The Essential Guide to Language in the BuzzFeed Age

How does a fast-paced digital publishing company maintain editorial consistency (while keeping things 💯) during a time in which the lines between …

Social Media

The Untold Design Story Of The Original Emoji

Emoji, a new book from Standards Manual, celebrates the ancestral design of what has become the world’s most universal language.<p>It all started with a <3.<p>In the late 1990s, the Japanese telecom giant NTT DoCoMo offered an early mobile service called i-mode that let users send small amounts of data …

Emoji

Software Release Practice HOWTO

<b>Revision History</b><p>Revision 4.1<p>2013-01-14<p>Revised by: esr<p>Check out from a repo to be sure of making patches against fresh code. Freshmeat changed its …

How-To's

The College Fashion Guide to Student Activism

With our phones constantly blowing up with hashtags and news on social issues, it's intriguing to want to be part of making a difference. We talk …

Feminism

5 Crucial Tools for Web Designers (Part One)

<b>At Webdesignledger, we always try to help designers the best we can, by gathering all the good stuff the great virtual world aka internet has to</b> …

Web Design

How to choose a linen suit that’ll keep you feeling cool and looking smart

A lightweight summer suit is a must for every gentleman's wardrobe. Campell Carey of Huntsman offers his tips on how to get one that's just right for …

Men's Fashion

How Do You Choose Ethically Produced Clothes?

Image: Getty Images<p>You're standing in a department store, boutique or sportswear outlet and you've picked out the perfect ensemble for your big night …

Sustainability

How to Create a Sketch Style Guide, Library, and UI Kit

Sketch is a valuable, time-saving resource for any designer’s toolbox. Though not every designer chooses to do so, creating style guides in Sketch …

How-To's

From Majorca to Moscow: your ultimate holiday destination style guide

<i>Need crib notes for your holiday packing? Fear not, our fashion team have the low-down on your key destination looks</i><p>Hydra, Greece<p><b>The vibe:</b> Hydra is way too classy to have cars. Donkey’s are the main form of Uber here. Or legs. Your own. But don’t be deceived by this olde worlde charm. Hydra is …

Majorca

Supermodel Karlie Kloss’ ultimate guide to beach makeup

We’ve all experienced the struggle to look flawless on the beach: wind blowing your hair into knots, the fine line between a beachy glow and a nasty …

Beauty

5 Branding Tips If You're an Entrepreneur on a Budget

Ever hear of a brand style guide? That's the very first thing you'll need.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Think of branding as you would meeting someone on a blind date. You dress to make a specific impression. You communicate in a way that makes the other …

Marketing

Spring Style Guide: The Unsinkable Boat Shoe

Men's Fashion

Styles in Libraries and fixed elements in Prototyping in Sketch 51.

Sketch 51 has landed and in the latest release we’re bringing Styles to Libraries, adding fixed elements to Prototyping and making more performance …

Prototyping

Return a variable vs return a function call

What is the recommended Pythonic way for returning values from a method and why? Is there any documentation on this in the PEP8 style guide, I …

How-To's

7 Gender-Neutral Terms We Should All Be Using

As the public becomes increasingly aware of gender identities that don't strictly fit under "man" or "woman," we're running into an issue: Most …

Women's News

Sports Studios warehouse: Space Jam, Miracle memorabilia and more | SI.com

Mark Koesterer first became a sports fan when he was a kid growing up on Long Island. After the Jets won Super Bowl III, running back Emerson Boozer …

Sports

Southwest Airlines LGBT Pride Month Celebration Showcases Two Employees

️‍ ✈<p>❝ Pride is not about politics, it’s about humanity ❞ – United<p>All but one major U.S. airline went all OUT this June for LGBTQ Pride Month. Delta …

LGBTQI

How To Dress Like A Royal On A Budget, Because Supermarket Fashion Makes It Surprisingly Easy

With the Meghan and Kate effect still going strong, it's clear that the UK is obsessed with royal style. As soon as any royal woman steps outside her …

Clothing

20 Free Adobe XD UI Kits for Web & Mobile App Designers

While all of the talk these last few years has been around Photoshop and Sketch, Adode XD has quietly yet steadily built up a loyal following amongst …

Web Design

Woke Up Like This: 4 Pajama Inspired Styles From J. Crew

Pajama dressing has been on the rise these past few seasons, and J. Crew takes it out of the bedroom and outside with its new style guide. Called …

Clothing

💥 69 Fantastic Tools in 2 months!

Toolbox #5<p>Welcome to the 5th edition of Toolbox 🎉! The design industry moves fast, and in just 2 months, we have another 69 fantastic new tools, …

Prototyping

Tropical Punch: 10 Sunny Styles From H&M

Summer is heating up and H&M offers the perfect remedy for the warm weather with its new arrivals. The Swedish fashion brand launches a new style …

Clothing

Ratchet and Clank: Prison Ship Style Guide by flashbombaudio - Listen to music

How-To's

How to Dress Now: July 2018 Style Guide

The summer heat has officially arrived, and that means that looking for stylish yet cool pieces should be at the top of your list for July 2018. From …

Clothing

Beyond beach reads: How to pick the best summer books

<i>Subscribe to the Quartzy newsletter to receive this in your inbox each Friday.</i><p>I’ve always been a bit suspicious of “summer reading.” Maybe it’s the hottest months’ unwarranted monopoly on seasonal reading; I advocate for spring reading, after all. Maybe it’s an aversion to the marketing cliché of …

Books

Commonly confused sound-alike words: Vols. C and D

The words in the following list represent misunderstanding of the words' meanings and not simply an inability to spell them correctly. This post …

Language

Is it Maya or Mayan?

Which is the Proper Way to Refer to the Ancient American Civilization?<p>When do you use Maya, and when Mayan? You may have noticed that when you read …

Archaeology

Outfits to Survive a Summer Heatwave

Summer in the city is <i>hot</i>—and not just because of the influx of tourists and extra crowded happy hours. It seems that nearly every summer, we’re hit …

Fashion

'Self' Publishes Style Guide for How It Plans to Discuss Weight and Health

And more inside its first-ever all-digital Weight Issue.<p>Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Condé Nast shuttered health and fitness magazine <i>Self</i>'s print operations …

Fashion