Raindrop.io Bookmarks 02/22/2021
- The State of User Research 2021 Report
"A whopping 90% of user researchers have worked entirely remotely since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, compared to just 21% who said the same last year."
- Testing priority hints with WebPageTest - Matt Hobbs
"The web is such a varied medium with so many edge cases that it seems impossible (to me anyway) for browser heuristics to cover all of these issues automatically. So giving developers the means to steer a browser in a certain direction sounds like a win to me."
- The Never-Ending Job of Selling Design Systems - A List Apart
"You see, us web designers and developers are very scrappy. We can create the most inconsistent experiences within even the most rigid systems. It's not the system itself that creates consistency, it's the culture of an organization."
- Designing Inclusive Content Models - A List Apart
"We tend to think of inclusive design in terms of removing barriers to access, but content modeling also has an important role to play in ensuring that the web is a place where there are fewer barriers to creating content, especially for people with diverse and underrepresented backgrounds."
- Color Palette by Deque
"Import the hex or RGB color values that comprise your current color palette to see where they stand against WCAG 2.1 AA color contrast requirements. Indicate which colors are used for text or background treatments, as well as the font size and weight. The results will indicate the accessibility of your color choices."
- Touchdown! NASA's Mars Perseverance Rover Safely Lands on Red Planet | NASA
"The largest, most advanced rover NASA has sent to another world touched down on Mars Thursday, after a 203-day journey traversing 293 million miles (472 million kilometers). Confirmation of the successful touchdown was announced in mission control at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Southern California at 3:55 p.m. EST (12:55 p.m. PST)."
- Clipping Scrollable Areas On The inline-start Side
"the browser user agent will clip the overflow area of the block-start and inline-start areas."