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Accessibility means designing for yourself too

17 January 2017

Accessibility is most commonly associated with designing for “people with disabilities”. And even when we talk about it being for “everyone”, the concept is still so abstract, it tends to carry the idea that accessibility is...

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Are popups still a good idea?

7 November 2016 Author: Sandy Lim

Go on. Ask any internet user how they feel about popups. You may learn some new swear words. And yet, when the business case for UX is stronger than ever, many brands still default to popups...

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Dear Developer. Love, Designer.

20 August 2015 Author: Kylie Timpani

Last month, a tweet by Yesenia Perez-Cruz, Senior Designer at Vox Media, caught my eye. Her tweet asked what seemed like a simple question:   I see an abundance of articles about how designers can make developers lives...

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Farewell 2016, we’ll miss you!

20 December 2016

As 2016 draws to a close, we’re thinking back on the good times we’ve had — our achievements, the friends we’ve made, and the new adventures carrying us into next year.

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2016 Australian Web Awards

12 December 2016

It’s been a massive year throughout 2016 and we’re incredibly proud to have capped it off with 11 wins and 6 further nominations at the Australian Web Awards on Friday night. Most notably, we were fortunate...

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Creating a Canvas Swarm with JavaScript

30 November 2016

Swarms are so hot right now. At least, we think so. Just a few months ago, we launched a site with this particle effect, and wanted to share how we went about creating it. For this...

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Are popups still a good idea?

7 November 2016

Go on. Ask any internet user how they feel about popups. You may learn some new swear words. And yet, when the business case for UX is stronger than ever, many brands still default to popups...

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Tracking Envoyer Releases in Sentry

11 October 2016

Tracking down bugs can be hard. Damn hard. And figuring out how or when they cropped up in the first place can be even harder. Recently, we launched our social media aggregator platform, Waaffle. It's written ...

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Better UX for browsing apartments

28 September 2016

For the better part of a year we’ve been working closely with Perth-based property developers, Finbar, on a number of websites to promote their apartment buildings. One of the key questions we wanted to address along the way was “how...

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Bringing a product homepage to life

12 September 2016

If you missed it, last month we at Humaan released a social aggregation platform called Waaffle. The marketing site features an animation sequence which is bound to the natural scrolling of the page. Because this animation received an...

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