Tags: symbols

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Friday, February 2nd, 2018

Sketching in the Browser – SEEK blog – Medium

A step-by-step account of trying to find a way to keep Sketch files in sync with the code in a pattern library. The solution came from HTML Sketchapp](https://github.com/brainly/html-sketchapp), a more agnostic spiritual successor to AirBnB’s React Sketchapp.

The contract was incredibly straightforward—as long as you generated HTML, you could import it into Sketch.

After some tinkering, Mark Dalgleish came up with a command line tool to automate the creation of Sketch libraries from HTML elements with data-sketch- attributes.

Thursday, November 24th, 2016

History of Icons – a visual brief on icon history by FUTURAMO

An illustrated history of digital iconography.

Friday, April 1st, 2016

№ ⸮ ‽ ℔ ⁊ ⸿  — or, a cavalcade of characters – Shady Characters

The numero sign, the reversed question mark, the interrobang, the l b bar symbol, the Tironian et, the capitulum, and the ironieteken.

Friday, February 7th, 2014

Origins of Common UI Symbols

A lovely little tour of eleven ubiquitous icons.

Friday, June 22nd, 2012

Symbolset

It’s really good to see more providers of icon font sets. These look very nicely designed indeed.

Friday, July 1st, 2005

: : Speak Up > Design Clichés : :

It's funny because it's true.