Posts tagged 'web'

πŸ”– Bookmarked
Self-hosting maps: taking control over UX and users’ privacy // Sebastian Greger

β€œthe design driver for this exercise was to create a solution that allows to embed an (interactive) map where the browser only contacts a third party after informing the user beforehand or – even better – not at all.”

Wonderful post by Sebastian Greger, and right up my alley. I look forward to trying this out with the checkin posts on my site!

πŸ“• Finished reading SVG Animations by Sarah Drasner

Feeling pretty empowered by understanding more of the nuts-and-bolts of working with SVGs. Inspires me to work on improving my design skills and sensibilities.

πŸ“• Finished reading Going Offline by Jeremy Keith

A great intro to the power of service workers, a great collection of resources for learning more, and a great inspiration for improving the things I build on the web!

πŸ”– Bookmarked
Social Media Systems and Democracy | Vi Hart

β€œIn practice, inspiring and satisfying pieces of content are dead ends for user actions. Thoughtful pieces of content that take twenty minutes to read get one vote in the time it takes for pretty pictures and amusing memes to get dozens.”

What a great example of how the web can be weird and wonderful.