Category webdesign

Motion Controls In The Browser

If you’ve ever wanted to build a web app that you can control with hand gestures as if by magic, this article is for you. With a couple of APIs and some JavaScript, you can build apps that behave like…

Typographic Hierarchies

Typographic Hierarchies

In this article, Alma Hoffmann discusses six basic variables to establish a typographic hierarchy, explains how to look at each differently, and in turn, designs pieces by intentionally modifying each variable to create a typographic hierarchy effectively. Simply defined, the…

Futuristic CSS

Futuristic CSS

In this article, Sacha Greif tries to anticipate future CSS trends and takes a look at some far-fetched and futuristic CSS features that might one day make their way to the browser. I run the yearly State of CSS survey,…

What’s New In DevTools: Halloween Edition 🎃

What’s New In DevTools: Halloween Edition 🎃

In this article, Patrick Brosset gives an update on the most impactful new features that are now available in DevTools, across Firefox, Chrome, Safari, and Edge. I can’t believe it’s already been nine months since I last wrote about the…

Understanding Privacy: A New Smashing Book Is Here

Understanding Privacy: A New Smashing Book Is Here

Meet “Understanding Privacy”, our brand new Smashing Book to make sense of privacy, and learn how to create inclusive, safe and privacy-aware digital experiences. eBook now available, print shipping in November. Jump to details and get the book. To many…