Every week I post a lot of my daily readings about Web, UI and UX Design, mobile design, webdesign tools and useful ressources, inspiration on twitter and other social networks.
This week’s selection: password masking/showing, overriding native UI components, windows modals on mobile, designer process explained in an image, some illustrations, video and comic strip, CSS3 animations for UX designers, a tool to serve UX to clients and CSS blending modes.
TL;DNR the one you should not miss
SVG all the things!! The ultimate guide to SVG with many many links and ressources
Showing Passwords on Log-In Screens – “Quite quickly I came to see password-masking as a rut. A design pattern that has been around so long that no one thinks about it much. We all just go through the motions when assembling a log-in screen and add password-masking by default. Lost business and usability issues just come along for the ride.”
#UX #Custom elements
When to Override Native UI Components: overriding natives UI elements is not always a good solution. The article provided examples on when and how to do it to enhance user experience
#CSS3 #Animations #UX
Inspiration and Great ideas
How designer work: some illustration to understand the design process
Forgot to tell you, but the Icelandair security instruction video is very clever and well thought
iacopobruno.blogspot.fr, some book packaging illustration <3
I recently discovered oglaf.com an online comic strip that mixes SF and NSFW little stories 🙂
Window washers at a children’s hospital dressed as super heros diserves eternel respect
Tools and plugins that will make your life easy
Uxrecipe.github.io, time to serve some real UX with this little tool that could help you help clients understand the costs of UX