Bramus Van Damme gives an overview of Higher Level Custom Properties, properties that control a number of other CSS Properties.
Last week I mentioned the article “Are your Anchor Links Accessible?“ and I’ve mistakenly attributed it to Jeremy Keith. The author is Amber Wilson; she has a fantastic blog with plenty of great content, so make sure you check it out.
And a special thanks to everyone who pointed out my mistake.
Malte Ubl outlines eight image loading optimization techniques to minimize both the bandwidth used for loading images on the web and the CPU usage for image display.
I’m running another newsletter called Inspiration Bits. The content is not technical but rather inspirational; it intends to initiate change bit by bit, person by person. It’s for the people who seek progress, who want to thrive and improve. It’s for you.
Articles & Tutorials
Ahmad Shadeed gives a detailed walkthrough to building a component with all its complexities and intricacies.
Stefan Judis shares an HTML snippet to load responsive webp images.
Sarah Higley dives into table and grid semantics, explains why they matter so much to screen readers and outlines some options for repairing or augmenting basic table markup.
Idorenyin Udoh introduces the concept of rendering advanced animations on the web with Lottie.
Adrian Roselli shows how you can make accessible multi-function buttons.
Ahmad Shadeed wrote an ebook full of tips and techniques on how to debug CSS, which will help you significantly reduce the time you spend on debugging and fixing CSS bugs.
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Claudio Bonfati created a stunning animation using only CSS.