The five best design links, every weekday

Date: 2021/10/21

“Dark Mode” vs “Inverted”

In design system work we often run into the need to clarify the difference between “dark mode” and “components rendered on a dark background”.

Improving the New York Times’ line wrap balancer

Web browsers don’t yet support (text-wrap: balance). Adobe and the NYTimes have offer free JavaScript alternatives.

Marvel Character or Font?

Can you tell the difference? A very important quiz.

We Analyzed 425,909 Favicons

A look at the favicons, Apple touch icons, manifest icons, and image formats, HTML and colors behind the URLs of the world's top sites. - placeholder image generator

An image placeholder generator tool with categories so that the images are actually useful an related to your theme.