Dark Pattern Design — It’s Downright Unethical & Irresponsible

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Dark patterns are tricks on a website or application that mislead the users so they do something they have no intention to do. For instance, sharing their data and upgrading their account. Apart from these, tech companies design their product in a way that its users easily become addicted to it.

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Common webpage design mistakes

Another option is using a contrasting image from the start and placing the copy on top of a dark section of a photograph. If you need to include a lot of text, use the blocks featuring collapsable text copy (in Tilda, it’s blocks TX12, TX16N or the button BF703).

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Delivering WordPress in 7KB

Over the past six months, I’ve become increasingly interested in the topic of web sustainability. The carbon footprint of the Internet was not something I used to give much thought to, which is surprising considering my interest in environmental issues and the fact that my profession is web-based.

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How a Microsoft font brought down Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

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Friday’s ouster of Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif wasn’t just a momentous event in the Asian country but also big news for fans of typography. A key part of the corruption case that led to Mr. Sharif’s removal from power hinged on the typeface used in a financial document.

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You’re never too old to learn to code

Breaking into tech after 40? Learning to code can be a daunting task at any age but entering a Coding Bootcamp where the average age range of the students is 18-25 can make an aspiring web developer who is older feel out of place.

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