Revised Abecedarium navigation to always be horizontal on all screen formats (was vertical on laptop+ sizes previously). It's not locked to the bottom of the viewport until the footer appears, then it scrolls up.
Archive mobile views typography updates with more clear typographic hierarchy.
Abecedarium section modified database pull and rendering method from straight per-letter loops to loops that pull all entries then sort by alpha using JS. Alphabetical categories removed from database. Solved with the help of Sam Liew. Abecedarium letter sections given more vertical space between letters.
Updated Articles section metadata and data model to include plain text summaries. Metadata titles and images updated throughout.
New design published.
Updated now page to include links to art and music project.
Updated Now content. Simplifying number on-going learning & practicing projects.
Styling updates to footer border.
Update to Now, removing events that have been cancelled due to COVID-19.
Formatting refinements to Citizen Scholar section on mobile views.
Arranged navigation alphabetically. Divided writing section into Featured and Posts sections, in preparation for porting over more posts from the past. Converted Speaking section to tabular presentation and divided content into Upcoming and Past sections.
Works section updated to Archive section. Image grid display removed and replaced with categorised list. All archive items now managed through CMS. Interviews and Jury content from About section placed in Archive.
Reduced each section to single column layout to focus on core type styles. Changelog converted from static to CMS. Global footer created. Moved newsletter sign-up to footer. Modified homepage heading for larger display.
Centered the text columns at larger breakpoints on Now and About sections. They have longer form content and I'm curious to see how it sits with me over a little time. Simplifed styles and removed unneeded classes, applying styles to basic elements where possible.
Vocabinet summary removed from Writing section. Now section content modified.
All site type defaulted to "system-ui" font property. Updated 404 page. Underline on hover state added to global navigation. Product Design for the Web book description revised and removed duplicate reference from Writing section.
Abecedarium converted to CMS from static view. Alphabetical navigation converted to horizontal from vertical.
Homepage image treatment replaced with live text.
Updated navigation to full-width with larger text size. Changed name of Resources to Abecedarium.
Revised About and Now content. Renamed Projects to Work. Replaced image carousel on homepage with monochrome statement image.
Introduction of Resources section and initial content.
Global Metadata update. Revised About content.
Added Artsy, Etsy, and Supermarket to Projects.
Updated background color. Named the new color fiberglass. Converted Projects page from text listings to responsive grid with square images as primary representation of projects.
Removed Learning section from About page, as content was duplicated on Now page. Simplified "about this site" content on About page. Changed small breakpoint expanded nav to a simple side-bar slide-out.
Added Now page. Created sidebar small text size element.
Adjust main navigation to align with 4th column vertical axis. Changes composition to create some tension and active space more intentionally.
Added currently learning content to About section.
Column proportion changes on major pages and introduction of large heading.
Background color and type size update as incremental update towards "new 2020 design."
Bug fixes for image slider display on mobile.
Added homepage text/image slider. Created global navigation. Restyled all text for larger default size. Moved homepage About content to relevant sub-pages. Added Interview and Jury content to About page.
Updated speaking engagements to include Design4India Design Summit and recent archive list. New paragraph margins.
Updated newsletter description on homepage. Created interviews section and added initial list of podcast interviews.
Added speaking engagement: Product Management Festival
Added Project page and link to Ghostly t-shirt design.
Added Speaking Engagement page and initial upcoming speaking engagement details for Tech In Asia and IXDC.
Added Google analytics tracking code. Spelling and grammar updates.
Set content width for more read line-length on non-mobile screens. Added Twitter and LinkedIn links.
Added newsletter link and description to homepage. Created changelog.
Initial publishing of site