Latest Writing & Things of Interest

August 18, 2018

Link: I'm retiring.

This is very sad, but understandable news. Charlotte has always been one of the most authentic, necessary voices within the web community, so I’m terribly sad to see her retire from the industry. That being said, I get it (as much as I can). I see a lot of what she sees online, and it wears me down, too. I’m in an incredibly privileged position and it still gets to me. So I can’t imagine being in her position and dealing with everything she’s had going on.

Here’s to a new, better life, Charlotte. Hope it treats you well. You will be missed.

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August 18, 2018

Link: Email at Stack Overflow

Friend and fellow email geek Ted Goas recently sent me a link to what he’s been working on at Stack Overflow: A foundation for a design system to handle all of their email campaigns. Very cool to see out in the wild, with lots of good reasoning on Ted’s part behind the decisions in the docs.

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August 15, 2018

Link: The Easiest Way to Keep Your Web Apps Accessible

Another article for the LogRocket blog is up, this time going into how text is the best way to create accessible web apps. Currently near the top of the front page of Hacker News, which is pretty cool. Could do without all the bullshit HN comments, though.

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