Web Design Weekly #301

Headlines

Interface

Bryn Jackson puts forward a proposal for an interchangeable format between design tools and developer tools. (spectrum.chat)

Welcome to the new Smashing Magazine (smashingmagazine.com)

Articles

WTF is a Source Map

A much needed post all about source maps. Richard Schneeman begins explaining the basics like, what is a source map, how exactly do source maps work and then goes into more detail towards the end of the post. (schneems.com)

Happier HTML5 Form Validation

Dave Rupert shares some finding from a recent client project that I’m sure could come in handy for anyone doing form validation. (daverupert.com)

Creating accessible React apps

Scott Vinkle shares some great advice on creating accessible React apps. (simplyaccessible.com)

Behind the design work of Building Intercom

A behind-the-scenes look at designing a landing page to target an engineering audience. (intercom.com)

Tools / Resources

Lona

A tool for defining design systems and using them to generate cross-platform UI code, Sketch files, images, and other artifacts. (github.com)

Flowkit for Sketch

Frighteningly fast user flows, content maps, screen annotations and more. Make time to watch the demo video. (sketchflowkit.com)

WordPress + React Starter kit

A toolkit for people who want to try out headless WordPress on their own computer with minimal effort. (github.com)

API Security Checklist

A checklist of the most important security countermeasures when designing, testing, and releasing your API. (github.com)

The Modern JavaScript Tutorial

How it’s done now. From the basics to advanced topics with simple, but detailed explanations. (javascript.info)

Easy ES6 Goodies for Busy JavaScript Developers (thenewstack.io)

How Redux Works: A Counter-Example (wdaveceddia.com)

Inspiration

How GitLab do Vue – one year later (gitlab.com)

Staying Productive as a Solo Founder (zachholman.com)

The Melting Pot of JavaScript (youtube.com)

Jobs

Product Designer at BetterUp

BetterUp is looking for a Product Designer to join our team to design and build product experiences that enable professional coaching at scale. (betterup.co)

Product Designer at Yelp

We’re looking for an experienced designer that can create world-class user experiences that solve real problems in an elegant way. (yelp.com)

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Last but not least…

Security alerts on GitHub (github.com)

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