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Matthias Ott @m_ott Stuttgart, Germany

Independent UX designer, UI engineer, and speaker. I curate @PrototypingNews and teach Interface Prototyping at @MuthesiusMA. @AdobeXD XDI. #IndieWeb 🇪🇺🌍🌿

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Joined Twitter 7/20/09


#NieWieder #wirsindmehr https://t.co/5EbzR3I8ml @brad_frost I’m all for removing it entirely. Once you’re past “OMG people are reading my posts!”, it makes much mo… https://t.co/qBajIAacVzAnother great idea for your personal website: Display a feed of your RSS favorites. #takebackyourweb via #RSS via… https://t.co/EJ8HeU2BVE @Nico Sicher nur ein verwirrter Einzeltäter… @iChris Yes.Tonight we work on our blogs, ok?
Retweeted by Matthias OttAt 7:32am on Feb 6th 2020 I walked out of my flat in London with the sole intention of getting lost and going on a… https://t.co/7JTiG57I11
Retweeted by Matthias OttHaving less stuff/options can be a gift. You concentrate on what you need to survive and not on what you’re potenti… https://t.co/hC7IlvdyIQ
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2/20
2020
I had no idea I could long press on a word in a tweet and immediately mute it
Retweeted by Matthias OttNow that the world is finally coming around to remote work, it's also time to make sure that you're communicating i… https://t.co/sM7zWeOr7K
Retweeted by Matthias Ott @hankchizljaw while listening to @debbiemillman chatting with Matthew Carter: https://t.co/p01CtFVzmc“The idea is that you specify the boundaries of what you’re trying to accomplish—minimum/maximum font sizes, minumu… https://t.co/mQmJHycciaPut a little polish on the @css “guides” page the other day :: https://t.co/YgUFQEFAJY
Retweeted by Matthias Ott… or on @css, of course. 😉 @zachleat ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ @zachleat Reasonable. I mean, you even had a manual… @webrocker Wieso? Passt doch. 😏 https://t.co/CieuFVQ1F0 @webrocker 😬 https://t.co/yAoA0yoUte @polarbirke @WalterStephanie Age-old and still hotly debated in almost every project… 😄 I favor two solutions at th… https://t.co/x6aJQvFNyI @WalterStephanie Yes, that’s what I tell them too. Always design touch-first. Don’t rely on hover for critical inte… https://t.co/jl2b6Xj7xu @chriscoyier Q.E.D. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ https://t.co/V7SCyXfZ4TYou just got to love this footnote by @chriscoyier. And it is your daily reminder that every time you hit publish o… https://t.co/mCgDvxojOF @WalterStephanie My students regularly show up with “hyprid” laptops these days – and also actually USE the touchscreen… 🤯😄 @igorpianist Immerhin versucht es erst gar nicht, ein Cappuccino zu sein… 🤪And here’s the original article by @_mezoistvan that nicely explains problem and solution: https://t.co/0YIwkHxEmjOh, that’s nice! 🎉 Solving Sticky Hover States with @​media (hover: hover) via @css https://t.co/l6QwuV3Wco https://t.co/uaUgxiKOqiThis graph by @VWGroup is doing the rounds suggesting it takes 120 000 km before the new Golf emits less CO2. But t… https://t.co/Cj4DbS77km
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2/19
2020
Simple Image Placeholders with SVG, by @tylersticka https://t.co/Mw4iErMI82Wholesome commuter content. https://t.co/9OFfMh4laF
Retweeted by Matthias OttLite YouTube Embed by @paul_irish: “This custom element renders just like the real thing but approximately 224X fas… https://t.co/f8I8YMAJvaThe same people who worshipped at the altar of disrupting the status quo are now freaking out their workers have disrupted the status quo.
Retweeted by Matthias OttAnd @scottjehl outlining the print stylesheet pattern, aka “The Simplest Way to Load CSS Asynchronously” https://t.co/6XeeaCDZaMTwo of the articles he references are also very much worth your time if you care about performance: @csswizardry‘s… https://t.co/wmZYqJCmYBWhen CSS Blocks: @tkadlec does a brilliant job explaining why loading your CSS with the preload/polyfill pattern ca… https://t.co/HOqK1WadOCIt’s 2020. What’s your excuse for not publishing your own blog or website? This post by @m_ott is a must-read 🥰 https://t.co/A6gZb13c2d
Retweeted by Matthias OttInstead of calling them dependencies, try ‘liabilities’.
Retweeted by Matthias OttMy flagship typeface! #3 https://t.co/ubhPiB2KQR
Retweeted by Matthias Ott @solomania 🙏 Thanks, Mike! So glad you enjoyed the post! 😁 2020 might really be the year quite a few people re-disc… https://t.co/IxVMaQMNPtA Complete Guide to Links and Buttons 🔥 via @css & HT @christianwalter https://t.co/3d4jy2XqcC @css and @chriscoyier are killing it lately with these complete guides! https://t.co/9Wx330iQEw
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2/18
2020
At least governments won’t have trouble to identify whom to sue and charge with climate genocide in a few years,… https://t.co/7dtIO32qbb @brad_frost “Drink water”“Everything I’ve said here can be backed up and confirmed by our brightest scientific minds – just ask them. Our ta… https://t.co/1KqcCFqXgB“If we don’t erase fossil fuel use as a society, then the extremes in our weather will just continue to increase.… https://t.co/zZXLHWUo71 @solomania @CodePen Thanks, Mike! 😄 @solomania Oh, and as I am working on @CodePen anyway: Try GSAP 3 Bonus Plugins FREE on CodePen https://t.co/1GpgLdyS5m @webrocker @xwolf „Für IE7-Nutzer sieht das Internet sowieso grundsätzlich komisch aus. Die kennen das nicht anders.“ @xwolf @webrocker Da greift dann der Fallback… 😜GreenSock's Draggable + InertiaPlugin https://t.co/yfBkrryCY6 @solomania Yes, I tried that and it looks really good! 👍 Exactly what I need, also in terms of performance. The onl… https://t.co/lmu8JXGx5finteract.js – JavaScript drag and drop, resizing and multi-touch gestures with inertia and snapping https://t.co/M3hpXq17JN @foobartel Danke, Holger! 🙏 @twittem 🥰😁“The JavaScript Drag & Drop library your grandparents warned you about.” https://t.co/xHDmubb1yu @webrocker Keine Sorge, TYPO3 wird schon noch im Hintergrund laufen. 😜Hey #lazyweb! What's you favorite JavaScript solution for dragging an element inside a container? Ideally with supp… https://t.co/tlwH5dd0lfSay hello to our brand new Kirby Online Demo: https://t.co/wQ85IzoiMk 🚀 Start your own personal demo with a single… https://t.co/bYBhzbkfyj
Retweeted by Matthias Ott @webrocker @machtdesign @Flocke @zachleat This, and also have a look at @hankchizljaw’s Hylia starter kit: https://t.co/IV1ycutC8u
2/17
2020
@zachleat Jetbrains Mono? 😉HT @matcom 🙏“Innovation-speak worships at the altar of change, but it rarely asks who benefits, to what end? A focus on mainten… https://t.co/qPQIWCx1yW @m_ott Everything is a note until it rises to article. It’s not another category, it’s another level.
Retweeted by Matthias Ott @donpark Yes, I was also thinking of switching to one unified “stream” with slightly different post types. 🤔 @stefanjudis /blog 😆 @derSchepp @maddesigns Just started listening to “Sapiens” by Yuval Noah Harari and he begins the book by talking a… https://t.co/ik6iSFgvs6 @TerliWetter Bin Laie und hab da bislang nie so drauf geachtet. Kommen derartige Sturmtiefs mit so niedrigem Luftdr… https://t.co/m1T4frblKs @btconf @bastianallgeier Even if the train travels twice as many kilometers, the plane is still the dirtier option… https://t.co/0Li2PW5uht @polarbirke Yes, you’re right. Length certainly isn’t a good indicator to determine if a post is an “article”… 🤔 @maddesigns https://t.co/rabRlyq7tBWhat’s the best first book on visual / graphic design?, @berkun asked… https://t.co/1BFadFutjmBut over and over again, I find myself writing notes that are far too long and could easily be an article. Are the… https://t.co/hYPOzRfh8yOne thing that I still struggle with when writing posts for my personal site is to decide whether a piece is a “not… https://t.co/1htgZKqrwRJust sent out issue 25 of @PrototypingNews! 🥳 https://t.co/K55S01hTuHSigned ✅ #ClimateAction #Datteln4 https://t.co/rzAiUrmcuhPeriodic reminder that I've been maintaining a collection of Useful Pens for Everyday Frontend Development for a fe… https://t.co/naCThJsY0P
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2/16
2020
@glyphe @derSchepp @wwnrw https://t.co/TJA66ET4sc
2/15
2020
RTJ4 is done 🤗
Retweeted by Matthias Ott @webrocker @zeitonline ist eh besser für die Nerven. 😉 @jina 👋 Ibuprofen + sleep. I’ve also had a lot less migraine attacks since I started to finish my morning shower w… https://t.co/LLjgZqk40fHT @hankchizljaw“I’m spending countless hours creating content for a platform that I don’t own. [Investing in my website is] an opp… https://t.co/6iStfdSxR5
2/14
2020
Prepare to be amazed by, and possibly addicted to, https://t.co/qCyBOtcin1 — an incredibly well designed geometric-… https://t.co/uKzQWf40PV
Retweeted by Matthias Ott🙌 Brilliant. The effect of this on page load performance and bandwidth usage can’t be overestimated. So, so many si… https://t.co/hWwq4pjJ9Z @danmall This would definitely be super interesting! Podcast/YouTube with conversations + accompanying recap blog posts, maybe? 😉“Antarctica may have contributed several meters to global sea level at this time, suggesting that this ice sheet li… https://t.co/1EOhZaxEnWNew research by @rahmstorf et al suggests that Antarctica is not as stable as previously thought. #ClimateEmergency https://t.co/cuWmdjLsdLCurrent status: Doing advanced ActionScript 3.0 animation in JavaScript… 😋 #gsap @KaiBrach @ystrickler https://t.co/HeU7ZrO4FD
2/13
2020
@sebastiangreger @derSchepp @thinkaboutconf 🙌😁Humbled and beyond excited to be invited to speak at @thinkaboutconf 2020 💜 Early bird sales for this fantastic "te… https://t.co/mhQFeFhde7
Retweeted by Matthias OttToday we’re launching our new UK conference! If you want to create better product content, improve content/design c… https://t.co/qoHM2gOHFB
Retweeted by Matthias Ott @nice2meatu w/ RUN THE JEWELS!!! https://t.co/18EY8FXgfk https://t.co/3dKuRAnPMKComing soon to more browsers near you… 🙌 https://t.co/xXlHc2eEef
2/12
2020
@liquidice13 @chriscoyier SVGO -> https://t.co/5Cu0qJtD6vI just wanted to write a few paragraphs for an article about accessibility in CSS before I go to work, but I got ca… https://t.co/fVOZxCgDDj
Retweeted by Matthias OttAnleitung für Demokratie: 1. Man entscheidet, nicht mit Nazis zusammenzuarbeiten. 2. Dann guckt man, wer die Mehr… https://t.co/0fiCODfR7u
Retweeted by Matthias OttUpdate: We've updated our WCAG 2.1 Map page to include two audio descriptions (with transcripts) to make it easier… https://t.co/APP0uIhToo
Retweeted by Matthias OttI'm seeing very few blog posts on Medium or DEV and a lot more on personal sites and that is great and it makes me… https://t.co/9kcbzu0cDO
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2/11
2020
@klick_ass @ixdconf @drunkatixda “recovering from #IxD20” 😅
2/10
2020

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