Curated by Wenyi Chu

READ MORE
wednesday
22 Dec 2021
Rails 7.0: Fulfilling a vision rubyonrails.org

This version of Rails has been years in the conceptual making. It’s the fulfillment of a vision to present a truly full-stack approach to web development that tackles both the front- and back-end challenges with equal vigor. An omakase menu that includes everything from the aperitif to the dessert.

SHOW MORE
Rails 7.0: Fulfilling a vision
Development
What we can learn from “_why”, the long lost open source developer github.com

Let’s face it: programming books aren’t usually much fun. Informative? Yes. Engaging? Sure. Some authors liven up their books with funny examples or witty asides, but the fun part is usually applying the knowledge found within a book, not its content.

SHOW MORE
What we can learn from “_why”, the long lost open source developer
General
How The Economic Times passed Core Web Vitals thresholds and achieved an overall 43% better bounce rate web.dev

With internet speeds improving day-by-day, users expect websites to respond and behave faster than ever. The Economic Times handles over 45 million monthly active users. By optimizing for Core Web Vitals across the domain, on AMP and non-AMP pages, we managed to significantly reduce bounce rates and improve the reading experience.

SHOW MORE
How The Economic Times passed Core Web Vitals thresholds and achieved an overall 43% better bounce rate
Performance
Pixel Patterns yuanchuan.dev

A while ago I saw an interesting pattern generated by a pure mathematical rule, which inspired me to implement a function to recreate the pattern with minimal syntax.

SHOW MORE
Pixel Patterns
Design
There's never been a better time to build websites simeongriggs.dev

It was thrilling.Comment on this paragraph. 25 years later and I'm as excited about creating websites as I was then. Feels like we're still on the crest of this wave.

SHOW MORE
There's never been a better time to build websites
General
wednesday
24 Nov 2021
17 Tactics to Create Engaging & SEO-Friendly Content searchenginejournal.com

SEO-friendly content shouldn't read as though it was made for machines. Learn how to create engaging content your audience will love.

SHOW MORE
17 Tactics to Create Engaging & SEO-Friendly Content
Seo
How to Design Beyond Default UI Patterns for a Rich UX uxmovement.com

If you examine most mobile apps, you might notice they all look the same. They all use navigation bars, table lists, and a linear data display. These default patterns that designers habitually use may get the job done, but they’re not always the best approach for UX.

SHOW MORE
How to Design Beyond Default UI Patterns for a Rich UX
Design
Vestaboard: Meet the most beautiful messaging display vestaboard.com/

Vestaboard is a way to inspire your favorite people. Vestaboard creates a focal point and a shared messaging experience that captures attention and enhances any setting every day.

SHOW MORE
Vestaboard: Meet the most beautiful messaging display
General
Overengineering can kill your product mindtheproduct.com

I believe it because we will talk about one of the most prevalent issues when creating products: overengineering them. In my opinion, overengineering has killed more products than the absence of good development practices.

SHOW MORE
Overengineering can kill your product
Development
thursday
18 Nov 2021
How Designers Can Prevent User Errors uxtools.co

The term “user error” implies that it’s the user’s fault when they do something wrong.But in the vast majority of cases, the fault actually rests with the designer for having created an interface that is confusing or makes it too easy for the user to make a mistake.

SHOW MORE
How Designers Can Prevent User Errors
Development