Monday, May 21st, 2018
Monday, April 23rd, 2018
All of this reminds me of Jake’s proposal for navigation transitions in the browser. I honestly think this would solve 80% of the use-cases for single page apps.
Friday, July 7th, 2017
Jon’s worried that thinking about components first might damage the big picture.
One doesn’t create a design system starting with a loose collection of parts before creating the whole.
Won’t somebody think of the parents!?
Without creative direction, a design system becomes a group of disconnected elements existing alongside one another.
Thursday, November 10th, 2016
The video of Charlotte’s excellent pattern library talk that she presented yesterday in Berlin.
Friday, August 17th, 2012
This post is ten years old, but I think it might still be the best attempt to demarcate a difference between web “sites” and web “apps”: think of them as stories and tools.
It’s also remarkably prescient about the need for an effort exactly like HTML5:
A widely-distributed, standards-compliant, browser and platform-independent library of functions that would perform the basic user interface functions for a web-based tool, relying on the server side only for the logic and data sourcing.
Thursday, July 28th, 2011
Performance shit just got real.
You can now sign up with Google to have your site pass every request through them and get your documents served up optimised.
Tuesday, April 5th, 2011
A supremely useful tool from Google for measuring performance.