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Styling In Modern Web Apps

by Ajay NS

In this article, we welcome you to take a detailed dive into the different ways of organizing styling in modern applications which often have complex interfaces and design patterns.

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Web Accessibility In Context

by Be Birchall

In this article, Be Birchall explains why it’s so important to prioritize accessibility among teams and why there needs to be more awareness raised among developers.

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How To Start Using Sketch And Framer X

by Martina Pérez

When it comes to showing the transition, interaction and animation of elements in the user interface, a prototyping tool like Framer X can make a difference in the way you communicate your vision to the team and stakeholders and as a result, boost …

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Sara Vieira is a front-end developer from Portugal and currently working at CodeSandbox, an online editor tailored for web applications. She’s a GraphQL enthusiast (in fact, even her personal site is a GraphQL API) and passionate about Open Source. When she’s not tinkering with code or speaking at a conference, Sara likes drumming and horror movies. You can find her on Twitter as @NikkitaFTW. Thank you for sharing and caring, dear Sara!


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