Links of the Week 5

by Tom Kenny (@tkenny)

Icons for Interaction


John Hicks, the designer of the original Firefox logo and the MailChimp, shares his slides from his @media talk. A must read.

HTML 5 and CSS 3: The Techniques You’ll Soon Be Using


Now that XHTML 2 is disappearing here’s a tutorial that will show you how we’ll be coding with HTML 5 in the near future.

30 Most Influential People In Web Design


A great list of the most influential people in the web design industry. I follow most of them on Twitter and you should too.

12 Excellent Social News Sites for Web Designers


It’s not exactly hard to find web design blogs, articles or tutorials but these sites do a good job of bringing them to you.

Color and Typography in Good Design


Colour and Typography are key components of web design so here is a run-down of how to use them well.

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by Tom Kenny

I’m a freelance web designer and front-end developer with over 7 years of experience designing for the web. Follow me on Twitter here.