Visual Design

Facebook’s Accessibility Settings Make The Site Easier For Visually Impaired Users & Here’s How You Can Help

For many of us, accessing our favorite social media sites is as easy as opening our browser or mobile app. We log in and expect it to simply <i>work</i>. But …

Social Media

Navigation Gestures brings iPhone X gesture controls to Android devices

Navigation Gestures by XDA brings iPhone X-style gesture controls to Android devices<p>Navigation gestures are all the rage these days. Everyone has …

Android News

8 iPhone accessibility features for everyone, on Global Accessibility Awareness Day

Accessibility is about equal access — for everybody.<p>Today, we're reminded of this in part because of Global Accessibility Awareness Day. According to …

Accessibility

How many things should I know/learn as a designer?

Photo by sydney Rae on UnsplashI want to be upfront about this post: it won’t probably include answers. Probably just questions. This will be more a …

UX Design

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Visual Design

Facebook’s accessibility ambitions

Facebook’s work around accessibility took center stage in 2016 when it launched something called automatic alt-text (AAT) for people using screen readers to identify what’s displayed. AAT uses object recognition technology to generate descriptions of photos on Facebook. But what Facebook deployed …

San Francisco

How to improve your digital typography

Moving from print to digital, there's one obvious and important difference to consider when it comes to typography. Unlike with print, in digital …

Typography

Test Your Site's Accessibility Color Rating With Hex Naw

Looking for a way to improve your accessibility rating? There’s a lot you can do and the topic of accessibility runs deep.<p>But one of the simplest …

Web Design

This Lawsuit Against a Trendy Makeup Brand Highlights How the Web Is Broken for Millions

A woman who is legally blind has filed a class-action lawsuit against beauty brand Glossier for failing to create an accessible website. The woman, …

Disability

Spacing

Consistent spacing creates visual balance that makes the user interface (UI) easier for merchants to scan. Apply consistent spacing to improve the …

Visual Design

Accessibility Checklist

This accessibility checklist was created by Afsaneh Sharif at the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology (CTLT) at University of British …

Web Development

9 A11y Tips for Global Accessibility Awareness Day

The 17th May 2018 is Global Accessibility Awareness day, which makes today the ideal time to consider how inclusive our experiences are for those …

Web Design

Beyond Braille: A Look at 3 New Typographic Systems for Blind People

Typeface designers seeking to be truly inclusive in their work are accepting the challenge of creating new tactile typefaces for the …

Typography

1200 Infographic Templates

Check out this huge bundle of 1200 infographic templates with depth!Designed by Oleksii Kolosov, this bundle is probably the biggest collection of …

Fotografie

Will Smith's Wheelie Video Proves He Is Untouchable on Instagram

No one is doing it better. Not even your favorite meme account.<p>Someone needs to go get Will Smith from Cartagena because he's getting out of hand down there. He's supposed to be busy filming <i>Gemini Man</i>, but clearly that's not the case because his Instagram is rife with dancing, street side …

Entertainment

New Restaurant for James Beard award-winning chef, Nina Compton - New Orleans Voices - May 2018 - New Orleans, LA

Our City Talks Back<p>about<p>Craig Kraemer grew up in New Orleans on Lowerline Street, across from the Carrollton Cemetery. As a child, he watched …

New Orleans

Accessibility FTW! Tic Tac Is Making Its Breath Mints 500 Times Larger For The Visually Impaired

Here’s some great news for the visually impaired community.<p>The checkout aisle has long been filled with breath mints that have openly neglected the …

Humor

Global Accessibility Awareness Day

The 17th of May 2018 marks the 7th annual Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD).<p>The GAAD invites members of the software testing community – and …

Disability

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article<p>Check out this National Archives collection for great primary documents and lesson plans.

Ken Burns

Standards: W3C Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) Launches Redesigned Website, Revised Content

The redesigned W3C WAI website makes iteasier to get information to help you improve web accessibility. The visual design, information architecture, …

Accessibility

Tips For Designing A Website Navigation With Good UX

Website navigation is one or the core experiences for browsers. An effective navigation system helps to negotiate a site, determining where users are …

UI Design

Just tweet to earn

Anisha Mahajan has what her friends call a "cool job". She gets to be on Facebook and Twitter practically whole day and gets paid for it too! In …

Labor Economics

A new way to apply text and layer attributes

Today, we’re excited to announce a private beta for Figma Styles (sign up here). Styles will simplify your workflow and keep text and layer …

Visual Design

Jobs at NanoNets

Which position are you applying for?<p>Lead Designer UI/UX Designer Visual Designer Graphic Design Intern<p>Senior Full Stack Developer Principal Architect …

Machine Learning

Multicultural design: adapting visual systems from Western to Eastern countries

Vertical text<p>With vertical text comes vertical layouts. Many of the languages from Asia are capable of being read vertically just the same as …

UI Design

Say Farewell to Android's Familiar Navigation Buttons

Confirming rumors, Android P will rely on a single on-screen button and gestures for navigation.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Android News

How to use Android P’s new gesture navigation controls

By now, you know that Google introduced new gesture-based navigation controls on Android P DP2. But after turning them on, they can be a bit confusing. Here are several tricks and tips for using Android P’s new gesture controls.<p>Recents<br>• App drawer<br>• Scroll through Recents<br>• Quickly jump to the last app<br>• Home …

Apps

A comprehensive guide to designing UX buttons

At their most basic, UX buttons are styled links that grab the user’s attention and help drive them in a particular direction. Let's look at the most …

UI Design

Gesture navigation officially announced for Android P

Series: Android P Feature Spotlights<p>This article is part of our <b>Android P Feature Spotlights</b> series.<p>Previous ArticleNext Article<p>...<br>• 124 55. Android P …

Android News