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Here are some guidelines for responsive web typography from Elliot Jay Stocks, covering techniques for both body and display type.
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New photo post of Sapphie at home: 
Our dog Sapphie loves relaxing on the couch, which makes her an easy subject.
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On future-friendliness and robustness in my approach to design for the web:
A discussion about designing for the long term, covering HTML, independent publishing, and web hosting.
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I wrote some notes on a couple of approaches to styling code blocks in responsive designs (one good and one probably not as good in most circumstances). Technical feedback and questions are welcome. 
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New website feature: responsive, progressively disclosed photo metadata and MapBox maps. See an example on this post by selecting any photo. More at http://olivermak.es/photography/ too.
On a visit to Chichester in southern England, I visited the waterside at Bosham.
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I just launched a new website: 
I am Oliver Pattison, a designer focused on the future of the web.
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New writing: “Reading-driven design” – on methods and reasons for designing with real content.
On methods and reasons for designing with real content rather than <i>lorem ipsum</i>.
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So sorry - I missed this - that's what a website should be all about. Tony
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Here is my recently published personal site.

For information on the process, read http://olivermak.es/about/#about-this-site or check out the source on GitHub (https://github.com/opattison/olivermakes).

There is also a pattern library that I am working on optimizing for reuse and more complete documentation of styles: http://olivermak.es/patterns/
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Here are some notes on how I designed a website for +Jean Flanagan​ earlier this year. This article uses some new custom layout elements and showcases animation used on Jean’s website.
A personal website for a science education and communication specialist.
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Newly processed photos from Mount Pleasant:
Photos from a neighborhood in Washington, DC; processed with VSCO Film 04.
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Sapphie

(Shot in Rock Creek Park with the Fujifilm X-E2)
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+Valerie Machado Yes, that is her. Thanks!
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Dark Patterns: User Interfaces Designed to Trick People. Normally when you think of &quot;bad design&quot;, you think of laziness or mistake

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Paint is cheap, but makes a big difference on roads. by Geoff Hatchard • August 12, 2011 10:53 am. The 11th Street Bridge Project has a pric

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