The five best design links, every weekday

Date: 2022/04/29

All the user-facing states

User-facing state is what someone experiences when they interact with (or try to interact with) an element in some capacity.

Goodreads UX: indispensable, but unsatisfying

Despite being a cornerstone in the community, Goodreads has continually disappointed its ample user base with bad usability.

One-line drawings

Creating software to reconstruct one-line drawings.

SVG generative mountain ridge dividers

Generative mountain ridge dividers using videogame terrain generation techniques, JavaScript and SVG.

CSS Toggles Explainer & Proposal

There are many use-cases where an interaction (click/gesture) on one element toggles a ‘state’ that can be shared with other elements.