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Building Accessible Menu Systems

by Heydon Pickering

There are lots of different types of menu on the web. Creating inclusive experiences is a question of using the right menu patterns in the right places, with the right markup and behavior.

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A Comprehensive Guide To Web Design

by Nick Babich

(This is a sponsored post). Web design is tricky. Designers and developers have to take a lot of things into account when designing a website, from visual appearance (how the website looks) to functional design (how the website works). To simplify …

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Using CSS Grid: Supporting Browsers Without Grid

by Rachel Andrew

When using any new CSS, the question of browser support has to be addressed. This is even more of a consideration when new CSS is used for layout as with Flexbox and CSS Grid, rather than things we might consider an enhancement.

In this article, I …

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Mobile Interface Myths You Should Throw Out The Window

by Alex Jasin

If anything’s clear in 2017, it’s that lying is back in fashion (if it ever left us at all). From the heated fake news debate to the false data provided by Facebook, lying is all the rage these days. A white lie here and there is no big deal. We’re …

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