Tag: Software Development

How we built table support for Trix Editor

Or how we worked around Trix’s Document model to display tables within the editor and make them editable. Trix is a great text editor, but for the sake of keeping it simple and enjoyable to use, has some limitations. One of those limitations is the lack of support for HTML tables. Paste a table in Trix, and gone is the table. For…

I must be using bad user interfaces every day

I’m sure you’ve seen this quote before. It seems particularly popular on LinkedIn, where sharing it unlocks the I know what makes a great user interface, constantly name things right and perfectly position every button status symbol. There’s this toxic binary view of user interfaces, where designing a UI has two rigidly fixed outcomes: good or bad. And if that wasn’t enough,…