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July 21, 2022
Confirming the colors work well together when designing a website can be challenging. But did you know that ensuring they also work well with the WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) color contrast standards are equally important? In the United States alone, 3.8 million adults aged 21-6 ...
July 1, 2022
Have you ever been confused about the spacing between elements on a webpage? Why are some boxes closer together and some farther apart? Simply put, web browsers represent each element on a webpage as a rectangular box. This concept is known as the CSS Box Model. Watch the lesson CSS Box Mod ...
May 25, 2022
If your page loads and you see a broken image, it can be pretty jarring and prevent users from exploring your content. The fix is simple: include an image that is a placeholder for the broken image, so nothing falls apart when it doesn't load. This post will describe one way to do this in React ...
April 23, 2022
Hooking up your navigation bar to respond to user interaction is a great way to improve the user experience. For example, when the user scrolls down, you can add a slight shadow to the top of the navigation to make it look like it's lying on the page. In this lesson, you'll use a custom React h ...
Handy code snippets you can copy and paste.
Get the text a user selects on a webpage as a string.
Limit the contents of a block container to the specified number of lines.
Replace broken image links with a placeholder with Next.js image.