Weekly Feed #105

Feed weekly April 16, 2021

A collection of links we've found useful and informative. A good mixture of current affairs regarding tech, design, and relevant articles.

Reading list

  • The design agency Normally breaks the silence and introduces themselves!
  • Google tracks your site visitors for advertising purposes even when you're not using Google Analytics. This article shows how to fight back.

Design of the week

  • Who doesn't love plants? This eye-catching website will teach you everything you need to know about plants.
  • How to design almost every UI element.
  • Plasmic is a visual builder and web design tool that works seamlessly with your codebase.
  • Framer's Input Kit will let you customize every color, label, and placeholder, then add it to any prototype to create true-to-life experiences - all without code. Check it out!

Tech of the week

  • Are you tired of having what feels like hundred chatting apps? Text has integrations for all major messaging platforms including iMessage, SMS, WhatsApp, Telegram, Signal, FB Messenger, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and Discord DMs.
  • Sentry converted 100% of its frontend React codebase from JavaScript to TypeScript. In this blog post, they share their process, techniques, challenges, and what they learned along this journey.