Diigo Bookmarks 12/25/2018
- Generic First CSS: New Thinking On Mobile First -- Smashing Magazine
"Instead of writing media queries that cascade upwards with increases in screen size, I began creating targeted media queries that would encapsulate styles at desired screen widths."
- Styling a Select Like It's 2019 | Filament Group, Inc., Boston, MA
"The font-size: 16px; rule is important because iOS Safari will zoom-in the site layout if the select's text is less than 16px. Generally, this behavior is annoying so we try to avoid it with a 16px font size on selects."
- I Used The Web For A Day Using A Screen Reader -- Smashing Magazine
"My biggest takeaway is that there's a big cultural shock in going to an audio-only experience. It's a totally different way to navigate the web, and because there is such a contrast, it is difficult to even know what constitutes a 'good' or 'bad' screen reader experience."
- Official Google Webmaster Central Blog: Mobile-First indexing, structured data, images, and your site
"There's still a lot to do, but today, we're happy to announce that we now use mobile-first indexing for over half of the pages shown in search results globally."
- I Used a Switch Control for a Day - 24 Accessibility
"There's a lot that switch interface producers like Apple could do to improve the user experience for switch users. For instance more efficient scrolling, less annoying notifications and improved word predictions."
"The EPUB 3 Support Grid is a resource for determining what features of EPUB 3.0 render correctly on the most commonly used devices, apps, and reading systems."
- My CSS Reset/Base
"I also reset the font-family, font-size, and line-height on every element to inherit from its parent. This is pretty opinionated and is actually a new addition to my reset file. I do it this way because, generally speaking, I want to be proactive about setting any font styles that are different from the paragraph elements."