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Robin Rendle

Writer, designer, type nerd.

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Accessibility and web performance are not features, they’re the baseline

This week I’ve been brooding about web performance and accessibility. It all began when Ethan Marcotte made a lot of great notes about the accessibility issues that are common with AMP:

In the recordings above, I’m trying to navigate through the AMP Story. And as I do, VoiceOver describes a page that’s impossible to understand: the arrows to go back or forward are simply announced as “button”; most images are missing text equivalents, which is why the screen reader

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The Real Dark Web

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The Guardian digital design system

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What I Like About Vue

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Developing a robust font loading strategy for CSS-Tricks

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Making width and flexible items play nice together

The short answer: flex-shrink and flex-basis are probably what you’re lookin’ for.… Read article

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Why I don’t use web components

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Hello Subgrid!

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Drop caps & design systems

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Every Layout

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