A community-driven effort to make web accessibility easier. Good selection of articles, how-tos and other resources.
Design Kit is IDEO.org's platform to learn human-centered design, a creative approach to solving the world's most difficult problems. There's a really nice free PDF that explains the principles of HCD.
Mac utility for window control with simple, customizable keyboard shortcuts. Similar to BetterSnapTool, but free and Open Source.
Google Fonts has such a big collection of fonts that sometimes is difficult to find quality typefaces. This page offers some typographic inspiration using Google's web fonts.
I think that during the last 9 months I spent 80% of my time at work writing or refactoring CSS. Exciting, right? Well, the truth is that I had to change my mentality about how to do this kind of stuff. I had many years of experience doing CSS for small sites, sites with hundreds or a few thousand users. And I used to do this by my own, alone. Now I work on a e-learning web app that is used by several millions of kids across North America, Europe and Australia, and we have a team of developers working on the same code continuously. So the priorities and goals are different, and the performance and maintainability are in the top of the list.
A step-by-step course for the complete Git beginner by the makers of Tower. Probably one of the best free resources avaiable for beginners.
Up and running with Jekyll and GitHub Pages! Good tutorial that helped me with the migration of this site to Jekyll.
In the last few weeks I felt like I needed to write again and update this blog. Oh yes, I know this sounds like a cheap new year’s resolution and I know I have written these exact same words before, but this time I want to take it a bit more seriously and I have some good reasons to do it.
Graphic style library for rapidly making multiple wireframes within seconds and just a few clicks
A few weeks ago I had the chance to visit Portland. Lightspeed opened a new office there so it was the perfect excuse to visit another city and another state!