On Alt

By Chris Coyier on

Good advice: “Write alternative text as if you’re describing the image to a friend.” Or, if it’s helpful, don’t forget to include the emotion in an image.

🚫 Multiple Selects

By Chris Coyier on

A good point by Mayank: The multiple attribute on <select> should pretty much never be used. It’s like the polar opposite of single <select>, where instead of universal familiarity, it has universal unfamiliarity. Perhaps its only saving grace is that I have yet to encounter this attribute in any codebase. HTML: The Bad Parts