Awesome Demos Roundup #16

With the fantastic ScrollTrigger plugin that the great folks of GSAP released some time ago, we’ve been blessed with many awesome scroll demos that are nothing short of creativity and that show what cool things are possible by simply scrolling a page. Take a look at these and other playful and inspiring demos; we hope…

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An Introduction To SWR: React Hooks For Remote Data Fetching

An Introduction To SWR: React Hooks For Remote Data FetchingAn Introduction To SWR: React Hooks For Remote Data Fetching Ibrahima Ndaw 2020-06-22T12:00:00+00:002020-06-22T17:34:43+00:00 SWR is a lightweight library created by Vercel (formerly ZEIT) that allows fetching, caching, or refetching data in realtime using React Hooks. It’s built with React Suspense which lets your components “wait” for…

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Is Your User Experience Saving the World?

By Amy Arden Recent months have brought an extraordinary number of simultaneous crises—from the global pandemic of COVID-19 to high unemployment and economic uncertainty to systemic social injustices. Any one of these events alone would be destabilizing. Taken together, they place individuals and societies under unprecedented strain. More than ever, empathy matters. More than ever,…

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UX Design for Compliance-Heavy Applications

By Janet M. Six This month in Ask UXmatters, several UX professionals who belong to our panel of experts discuss creating innovative UX designs for compliance-heavy industries. First, our panelists discuss the impact of regulations on our ability to create innovative designs and how these constraints can actually be helpful. Then, our experts discuss the…

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Remote User Research: The Time Is Now

By Jim Ross For many years, UX research professionals have been able to conduct their user research either remotely or in person. But now the COVID-19 pandemic has made remote user research the only option for the foreseeable future. In-person research requires close contact with participants so isn’t safe in a world that requires social…

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A Monthly Update On All Things Smashing

A Monthly Update On All Things SmashingA Monthly Update On All Things Smashing Iris Lješnjanin 2020-06-19T18:00:00+00:002020-06-19T21:33:54+00:00 The entire Smashing team has been doing its very best to bring you live sessions with real experts — people with practical experience who love to share what they have learned throughout their careers. We organized Smashing Meets on…

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