Links of the Week 5

by Tom Kenny (@tkenny)

Icons for Interaction

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 9 years of experience designing for the web. Follow me on Twitter here.