The Best of The Rest
“You should be judged by your work, not your gender."
A casual interview with renown graphic designer and typographer Margaret Calvert reveals her early career in design, the importance of good teachers and an alternative view of gender roles in the industry.
"Resist the urge to make them look beautiful"
It can be very, very tempting to polish up those UI components in your wireframes, but at this stage, that might not really be the point. Here's a few other practical ways we keep things lean and practical.
Spacing, grids and layout rules for design at scale.
We've all spent far too much time adjusting a button's padding, but product designer at Lattice shares some great tips on on developing much smarter, reusable spacing methods.
A crispier, friendly new look for Yahoo!
With the goal of preserving what makes the company unique, whilst also setting a new chapter, the folks at Pentagram give us a friendlier, more colourful Yahoo - the kind you might want to turn to more often.