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The web, design and frontend development

I’m Martin, an interaction designer, frontend developer and co-founder of Frontend NE. I write about the web, accessibility and inclusive, user-centred design. Here’s some more about me and what I’m up to.

Writing

If you prefer to dive straight in rather than see the full blog, here are a couple of my most recent articles to get you started.

  1. Accessibility issues when removing list markers

    If we remove the list markers from an ordered or unordered list, we’re likely to run into some issues with VoiceOver.

  2. Custom unordered list markers, done right

    Did you know you can choose any icon you like for unordered/bulleted lists with a single line of CSS? Any Unicode character; no hacky CSS!

Subjects

There are a few topics that really interest me:

  • Accessiblity is about designing and building web interfaces that can be used by anyone, something I feel very strongly about.
  • Designing smart, usable interfaces, journeys and interactions is what I do best, and I enjoy analysing others’ great design.
  • Frontend development is a huge passion of mine; HTML and CSS in particular, but anything from Git to Gulp.

Or have a look at the full list of subjects I write about.

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