Raindrop.io Bookmarks 12/20/2020
- Website Optimization Measures, Part XI · Jens Oliver Meiert
"Updating http to https links. Not every site has HSTS set up (not every site even is on https in the first place), and even if a redirect mechanism is available, any redirection is a performance hit."
- user-scalable=no and suppressing zoom suppression - QuirksBlog
"Google, Mozilla, UC, Microsoft, up your game. Make suppression of zoom suppression the default. Make sure users can always zoom."
- What's New in WCAG 2.1: Label in Name | CSS-Tricks
"When the label and visual text don't match, speech-input users attempting to use the visible text label as a means of navigation (e.g. "move to First Name") or selection will get stuck because the visible label spoken by the user does not match or is not part of the accessible name that is enabled as part of the speech-input command."
- Accessibility | 2020 | The Web Almanac by HTTP Archive
"We found that 16.95% of all alt attributes also contain a title attribute. Of these instances 73.56% of desktop sites and 72.80% of mobile sites had matching values for both the alt and title attributes."
- Time to Say Goodbye to Google Fonts
"By nature Google Fonts, even with all its font and CSS optimisations, can't be faster than self-hosted fonts."
- Alt vs Figcaption
"While both the alt attribute and the figcaption element provide a way to describe images, the way we write for them is different. alt descriptions should be functional; figcaption descriptions should be editorial or illustrative."