Raindrop.io Bookmarks 02/12/2024
- Own Your Web - Issue 9: We ❤️ RSS • Buttondown
"There is no denying that RSS is having a moment again. Not only because it allows us all to improve the discoverability of our work and explore online content in a personalized and deliberate way, but also because it remains one of the most powerful and influential technologies of the open web."
- Are Design Systems a zero-interest rate phenomenon? | daverupert.com
"This can be frustrating to design system practitioners because we understand the intrinsic benefits of consistent UI over one-off solutions and maintenance nightmares. We trade immediacy in the short term for predictability over the long tail."
- A Guide To Designing For Older Adults -- Smashing Magazine
"With one billion people aged 60 or older worldwide, inclusivity is more important than ever. Learn how to create digital experiences that empower independence and competence for older adults while enhancing usability for all."
- Surfing Sucks! AI Is Transforming The Web For The Better
"we will see reduced traffic going to our informational websites. This trend has already begun for some since Google has started servicing snippets in its search results. We can only expect this to grow as the adoption of AI-driven search increases."
- The Color Input & The Color Picker - Frontend Masters Boost
"Support across the board. However, browsers can and do have different approaches to what happens when the input is used."
- Thoughts on a Global Design System - Chris Coyier
"From Brad's perspective, he's seen, and helped build, the same set of components over and over over (and over) for design systems. On a very professional level!"
- Don't Disable Form Controls -- Adrian Roselli
"Those of us who have worked with users already know from experience that authors often do a poor job of conveying why a a user cannot submit, that styles rarely convey this well, that users get confused, and that WCAG is less useful because disabled controls exempt contrast requirements."