Diigo Bookmarks 11/12/2017
- Practical Approaches For Designing Accessible Websites - Smashing Shop
"With the help of this ebook, you will gain a deeper understanding of common accessibility pitfalls and learn to circumvent them to create a better experience for everyone."
- CSS Background Images Now Supported in Outlook.com
"Until now, Microsoft's webmail properties were the only ones that did not support CSS background images. This restriction forced email designers to use table background attributes in order to display a background image in Outlook.com."
- Managing Font Loading CSS Was Painful--Not Anymore--zachleat.com
"One of the most painful pieces of maintaining a web font loading strategy is meticulously managing the CSS that goes with it. You have to carefully manage the CSS to make sure that any use of your web font font-family is protected by a class added by the JS after the fonts have loaded successfully."
- The New CSS Layout, An Excerpt · An A List Apart Article
"let's start by seeing how Grid can solve the problem we had with making flexbox display like a grid."
- The Story of CSS Grid, from Its Creators · An A List Apart Article
"As you can probably imagine, reconciling three different ideas--Microsoft's proposal, Bos' Advanced Layout, and Linss' addition of grid lines--wasn't a simple cut and paste; there were a lot of tricky aspects and edge cases that needed to be worked out."
- Combining Graphical And Voice Interfaces For A Better User Experience - Smashing Magazine
"we don't really have a general-purpose language or programming framework to describe mixed interfaces. Such a language could make it possible to define voice and GUI elements in one coherent code base, making it easier to design and develop these interfaces."