The five best design links, every weekday

Date: 2023/09/19

Stop Lazy Loading Product and Hero Images

I see a recurring performance problem on many ecommerce sites—the most important images on the page are being lazy loaded when they shouldn’t be.

How Lego bricks went from five colors to nearly 200

The Washington Post analyzed Lego’s palette to explore what the color system says about the evolution of the company.

10 UX Tips from My Summertime Waterpark Adventure

Make a splash with these UX lessons about avoiding friction, creating shortcuts, leveraging data, and more from a seriously optimized fun park.

Behind the scenes of designing a design system component

A detailed step by step process of designing a design system component from scratch.

Why are CNN, FOX, and US websites visually so aggressive?

The explanation behind the loudness of the style of graphics of TV shows and websites in various cultures.