My iFrame usability-gaffe (dommigheid met iFrames)

A couple of days ago I created a small survey to see what people consider sexism (a hot topic currently in the local press and online). For that purpose I embedded a Google Docs Form in an iFrame in a HTML-page on my own site. While following up on the results as they got posted, […]

Jakob Nielsen on mobile web usability

Using websites on a mobile phones is “a cringeworthy experience” according to recent user tests performed by Jakob Nielsens company. His advice: Although devices will get better, the big advances must come from websites. Sites (including intranets) must develop specialized designs that optimize the mobile user experience. Today, few sites have mobile versions, and those […]

Nog over web usability

Gewoon een paar links naar interessante usability-related dingen die ik de laatste dagen feed-gewijs las: een eindejaarsgeschenkje van de Nielsen-Norman Group: het rapport met 75 best accessibility practices is tijdelijk gratis te downloaden (via diezelfde Jakob Nielsen over de usability valkuilen van “web 2.0” (gevonden bij en tenslotte van bij een knappe […]

Apple to start charging you for Apple Music unless …

Apparently you have to go through a less-then-obvious procedure if you don’t want Apple to automatically start charging you for access to Apple Music; Back in June, Apple Music was born. […] It was free for the first three months […] Whether you’re loving the service or not, there’s good chance you may have forgotten […]

Next Autoptimize eliminates render-blocking CSS in above-the-fold content

Although current versions of Autoptimize can already tackle Google PageSpeed Insights’ “Eliminate render-blocking CSS in above-the-fold content” tip, the next release will allow you to do so in an even better way. As from version 1.9 you’ll be able to combine the best of both “inline CSS” and “defer CSS” worlds. “Defer” effectively becomes “Inline […]

Korte Zomerjurkjes-Seksimse-Enquête: de punten van de jury

Weet ge nog, die heisa over “Femme de la Rue” en over de Humo bikinibabes? De actualiteit is een grillige minnaar (of minnares, indien ge dat verkiest), maar dat houdt deze kleine blogger niet tegen om de resultaten van zijn Korte Zomerjurkjes-Seksisme-Enquête alsnog te publiceren. Pas op, ge moet dit allemaal niet té serieus pakken, […]