Commanding Chaos for Coworking, Open Source and Creative Communities

palantir

Addressing Accessibility for the Web | Palantir.net | Web strategy, design, development, & support

Tue, 10/18/2016 - 20:47 -- rprice

It’s dangerous to make assumptions about how users are interacting with and viewing your website. For instance, desktop users who zoom in on websites will wind up activating the mobile view. And some mobile users navigate with a keyboard.
Rather than “Read More” links, be specific: “Read more about ---.” This is important for users with screen readers who are unable to see the association between the “read more” link and the content it references. You can visually hide “---” so that only screen readers will detect it.

drupaleasypodcast
palantir
lists
tips

An All-New Zen with the Same Guiding Principles | Palantir.net

Mon, 06/18/2012 - 11:33 -- rprice

front-end performance is more critical then back-end performance. Front-end performance is also a critical priority for Zen. That’s why Zen 5’s markup and CSS footprint is so small. After turning on Sass production-mode compilation, the total CSS is only 14k; this includes the layout, vertical rhythm support, print styles, all the appropriate vender prefixes (like -o and -khtml), CSS3-prettified tab styling and the 3 menu images that are included via Data URIs into the CSS. Zen includes no images and only 2 JavaScripts (which are only loaded conditionally by IE8 and lower,

johnalbin
palantir
performance
sass
html5
htm
base_themes
themes
drupaleasypodcast

An All-New Zen with the Same Guiding Principles | Palantir.net

Fri, 06/08/2012 - 13:17 -- rprice

Front-end performance is also a critical priority for Zen. That’s why Zen 5’s markup and CSS footprint is so small. After turning on Sass production-mode compilation, the total CSS is only 14k; this includes the layout, vertical rhythm support, print styles, all the appropriate vender prefixes (like -o and -khtml), CSS3-prettified tab styling and the 3 menu images that are included via Data URIs into the CSS. Zen includes no images and only 2 JavaScripts (which are only loaded conditionally by IE8 and lower, but also minified and pre-aggregated together).

sass
normalize
css
best_practices
html5
base_themes
palantir
johnalbin
themes
drupaleasypodcast
Subscribe to RSS - palantir