Responsive Design allows us to create flexible user interfaces that support the widest possible audience with a single front-end codebase. But in embracing the ever-increasing contexts in which our sites are used, performance and accessibility must remain our highest priorities; we must continually question each code addition, and improve our delivery and application techniques to ensure they’re best serving users’ needs.
This talk will explore the challenges of delivering fast and broadly-accessible websites and offer approaches that dramatically improve performance, usability, access, and sustainability.
I’ve been spending the past two years talking and writing about some of the newest CSS modules for layout. In the comments of any article, and in questions after any presentation, I see people writing off these new techniques due to lack of support in certain browsers.
Do you spend a lot of time building products and experiences just to have them be poorly implemented or rejected by various factions in your organization? Sometimes the hardest part of your job is getting your whole organization to fall in line and holistically develop and implement a consistent experience. Fighting about control over web pages, mobile interfaces, and every other aspect of an organization’s online presence can leave one frustrated and fatigued.
Speaking about Digital Governance, Lisa clarifies organization roles and decision-making structures to help teams collaborate effectively around digital channels. Lisa will discuss good practice for team structures and offers advice on how to best gain the support from senior managers and executives.
Why does one set up a digital agency in the middle of a recession? Because one thinks one can do better. As it turns out, 'doing better' – marrying great design and progressive development whilst keeping clients happy and budgets lean – is a tightrope walk between delivering uninspired work and going out of business. Join us as we review what we've learned over the past four years. There will be tears! There will be triumph! There will be monkeys!