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Wed Design Weekly #368

Mark Boulton shares his concerns he has with the current thinking of what constitutes a good design system in our industry. Rachel Andrew explores the situations in which you might encounter overflow in your web designs. Firefox 69 features a number of nice new additions and lots more. Enjoy.

Web Design Weekly #367

Is the internet boring now? Jake Underwood reflects on the years gone by and asks the questions, where did the web’s old personality go? Virginia Start shares a 5-step guide for designing global addresses that she devised during her research for Shopify’s International team. A handy tool that automatically generates splash screen and image assets for your Progressive Web App and lots more.

Web Design Weekly #366

Hui Jing sheds some light into why reading CSS specifications is immensely helpful to build a strong understanding of CSS. A look into how visual elements affect our perception, recognition and memory by interacting with digital products. Philip Walton explains how to bundle modules and lots more. Enjoy!

Web Design Weekly #365

Adam Noffsinger explains how Dropbox Design migrated to Figma. Harry Roberts dives into ‘Time to First Byte’. Linzi Berry, Product Design Systems Manager at Lyft, shares the story and core principles of their design system. Enjoy.

Web Design Weekly #364

Marianne Bellotti passes on some great advice that has stuck with her during the process of becoming a better manager. With Chrome 76, you’ll be able to use the new “loading” attribute to lazy-load resources. Robin Weruch explains how to fetch data in React with Hooks and lots more. Enjoy.

Web Design Weekly #363

Eric Bailey shares some thoughts on creating, maintaining and evaluating accessible technology. Adam Silver passes on loads of knowledge about form design. High-quality and customizable Gatsby themes and more. Enjoy.

Web Design Weekly #362

Scott Jehl explains the simplest way to load CSS asynchronously. Tom Johnson feels that our tools tools are holding us back. Scott and Wes talk about the fundamentals of JavaScript and loads more. Enjoy.

Web Design Weekly #361

Dan Fries digs into headless CMSs and if they are the future of Websites. Shane Williams gives some great advice on how and where to start if you are lost when it comes to building a design system and loads more. Enjoy.

Web Design Weekly #360

Adam Morse wrote up a recent talk he did about Chaos Design. Jonathan Snook talks about React and the other technologies that are generally used with it. Chase McCoy shares some of the tools that his team used to build a component library and lots more. Enjoy.

Web Design Weekly #359

Dan Cederholm reflects on what he has learned from building a community for designers, running a business and navigating some tough life years. Styled Components version 5 has been released. Some predictions from the State of CSS 2019 survey discussed and so much more.