Smashing Podcast Episode 6 With Luca Mezzalira: What Are Micro-Frontends?

Smashing Podcast Episode 6 With Luca Mezzalira: What Are Micro-Frontends? Smashing Podcast Episode 6 With Luca Mezzalira: What Are Micro-Frontends? Drew McLellan 2019-12-31T05:00:00+00:00 2019-12-31T05:06:54+00:00 In this episode of the Smashing Podcast, we’re talking about micro-frontends. What is a micro-frontend and how is that different from the sort of approach we might be taking at the Read more about Smashing Podcast Episode 6 With Luca Mezzalira: What Are Micro-Frontends?[…]

Helping Browsers Optimize With The CSS Contain Property

Helping Browsers Optimize With The CSS Contain Property Helping Browsers Optimize With The CSS Contain Property Rachel Andrew 2019-12-27T12:00:00+00:00 2019-12-28T04:35:25+00:00 In this article, I’m going to introduce a CSS Specification that has just become a W3C Recommendation. The CSS Containment Specification defines a single property, contain, and it can help you to explain to the Read more about Helping Browsers Optimize With The CSS Contain Property[…]

Beyond Sprint 0: An Alternative For Integrating Teams

Beyond Sprint 0: An Alternative For Integrating Teams Beyond Sprint 0: An Alternative For Integrating Teams Shamsi Brinn 2019-12-24T15:30:00+00:00 2019-12-25T04:07:03+00:00 Scrum is the most popular project management methodology in the world with over 72% of teams using Scrum or a scrum-hybrid. Chances are good that if you work in web development you are using Scrum Read more about Beyond Sprint 0: An Alternative For Integrating Teams[…]

Creating Voice Skills For Google Assistant And Amazon Alexa

Creating Voice Skills For Google Assistant And Amazon Alexa Creating Voice Skills For Google Assistant And Amazon Alexa Tris Tolliday 2019-12-23T12:00:00+00:00 2019-12-24T04:06:01+00:00 Over the past decade, there has been a seismic shift towards conversational interfaces. As people reach ‘peak screen’ and even begin to scale back their device usage with digital wellbeing features being baked Read more about Creating Voice Skills For Google Assistant And Amazon Alexa[…]

Smashing Monthly Roundup: What’s New?

Smashing Monthly Roundup: What’s New? Smashing Monthly Roundup: What’s New? Iris Lješnjanin 2019-12-20T14:00:00+00:00 2019-12-21T03:35:57+00:00 With the year slowly coming to an end, now is probably a great time to slow down and be mindful. Look back, reflect, breathe. It’s been a long year for all of us, so why not make yourself a good cuppa Read more about Smashing Monthly Roundup: What’s New?[…]

Quantitative Data Tools For UX Designers

Quantitative Data Tools For UX Designers Quantitative Data Tools For UX Designers Adonis Raduca 2019-12-19T11:30:00+00:00 2019-12-20T03:10:08+00:00 Many UX designers are somewhat afraid of data, believing it requires deep knowledge of statistics and math. Although that may be true for advanced data science, it is not true for the basic research data analysis required by most Read more about Quantitative Data Tools For UX Designers[…]

Adding Dynamic And Async Functionality To JAMstack Sites

Adding Dynamic And Async Functionality To JAMstack Sites Adding Dynamic And Async Functionality To JAMstack Sites Jason Lengstorf 2019-12-18T11:30:00+00:00 2019-12-19T03:06:41+00:00 It’s increasingly common to see websites built using the JAMstack — that is, websites that can be served as static HTML files built from JavaScript, Markup, and APIs. Companies love the JAMstack because it reduces infrastructure Read more about Adding Dynamic And Async Functionality To JAMstack Sites[…]

Smashing Podcast Episode 5 With Jason Pamental: What Are Variable Fonts?

Smashing Podcast Episode 5 With Jason Pamental: What Are Variable Fonts? Smashing Podcast Episode 5 With Jason Pamental: What Are Variable Fonts? Drew McLellan 2019-12-17T05:00:00+00:00 2019-12-18T02:37:00+00:00 In this episode of the Smashing Podcast, we’re talking about variable fonts. What are they, how do they differ from regular fonts, and how can they help in the Read more about Smashing Podcast Episode 5 With Jason Pamental: What Are Variable Fonts?[…]

Live Sketching A Site Visitor Journey To Create A Sitemap With Your Client

Live Sketching A Site Visitor Journey To Create A Sitemap With Your Client Live Sketching A Site Visitor Journey To Create A Sitemap With Your Client Matt Orley 2019-12-16T11:30:00+00:00 2019-12-17T02:36:57+00:00 Drawing can instantly lower barriers and make communication with a client much easier. Having a face-to-face meeting with your client can cause anxiety for those Read more about Live Sketching A Site Visitor Journey To Create A Sitemap With Your Client[…]

Inclusive Components: Book Reviews And Accessibility Resources

Inclusive Components: Book Reviews And Accessibility Resources Inclusive Components: Book Reviews And Accessibility Resources Ari Stiles 2019-12-13T11:00:00+00:00 2019-12-14T02:06:51+00:00 Tuesday, December 3, was the official release date for Inclusive Components, and the reception has been overwhelmingly positive. The book is already an essential resource for accessibility experts and developers. You Had Me At “Inclusive!” As the Read more about Inclusive Components: Book Reviews And Accessibility Resources[…]