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CSS3 Structural Pseudo-class Expressions Explained | Impressive Webs

Do you know how structural pseudo-class expressions work? What? You don't know what they are? You are definitely missing out and falling behind. Louis Lazaris explains what they are and how they work with some serious help from Ana in the comments. You should read the article and the comments and start using these things. You'll be confused first but very happy after a while.

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Hiding content untangled: Hiding vs. moving out of the visible viewport | Marco’s accessibility blog

Would this be the definite article on hiding content? I've read some before but it seems to me that Marco Zehe write the last one. Read the whole article and remember the conclusion: If something should remain hidden until the user performs a conscious action, use “display: none;”. Should something, on the other hand, become visible when navigated to via the keyboard, or be discoverable by screen reader users right away, use negative positioning.

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A Brief Rant on the Future of Interaction Design

When normal people write a brief rant they open up twitter, write a tweet or two and move on. When Bret Victor writes a brief rant he writes an article, with great examples, in a language that everybody can understand, but above all an article which will result in the end of so called visionary movies about interactions of the future where people use simple touch devices. An absolute must read, an instant classic.

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UX Myths

Yes, you guessed it right by the title, this is a site filled with myths about UX like "People don't scroll", "Design is about making a website look good", and "You are like your users".

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