Data can be prohibitively expensive, especially in developing countries. Chris Ashton puts himself in the shoes of someone on a tight data budget and offers practical tips for reducing our websites’ data footprint. (smashingmagazine.com)
Improve the usability and accessibility of websites, apps, and more with a new online certificate in User-Centered Design (UX/UI), offered from Parsons at Open Campus. Get started now. (newschool.edu)
The marketing pitch for Hooks is that you’re able to use state inside function components. In reality, Hooks are much more than that. They’re about improved code reuse, composition, and better defaults. Tyler McGinnis explains. (tylermcginnis.com)
Creating, maintaining, or evaluating accessible technology? Here are some things to keep in mind. (ericwbailey.design)
Luke Jackson demonstrates how to build up a modern dev environment (like create-react-app) just by using “the platform” and squeezing out every drop of potential from the latest language features. (formidable.com)
Dave Rupert has been enjoying working with Vue and thought he’d compile a simple list of the things he likes about it. (daverupert.com)
I’m not a fan of the title of this post but it actually has some good tips for people getting into writing CSS. (painlesscss.com)
Tools / Resources
This guide is quick and to the point — a whistle stop tour of the knowledge Adam Silver has accrued over the years of form design. It’s not exhaustive, but rather an entry point, designed to save you time on the basics. (adamsilver.io)
High-quality and customizable Gatsby themes to quickly bootstrap your website. (themes.lekoarts.de)
We’re looking for an experienced user researcher to help us understand and empathize with our Clients and Taskers so we can make informed and data-driven decisions when solving product challenges. (taskrabbit.com)
We’re looking for someone who loves to both take on challenging design problems and rapidly iterate designs based on feedback from our UX Researcher and most importantly, our customers. (clickview.com.au)
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