A List Apart #323

Despite new authors each week, A List Apart manages to maintain an approachable tone across a variety of topics. This week’s articles from Jim Ray and Debra Gelman are no exception.

Cross Platform Scalable Vector Graphics with svgweb by Jim Ray

Despite all the attention being paid to canvas, there’s still a place for good ole SVG, particularly for developers looking to replace plug-ins like Flash for data visualization.

Designing Web Registration Processes for Kids by Debra Gelman

Designing websites for kids is a fascinating, challenging, rewarding, and exasperating experience: You’re trying to create a digital experience for people who lack the cognitive capacity to understand abstraction. You’re trying to establish brand loyalty with people who are influenced almost exclusively by their peers. And you’re trying to communicate subjective value propositions to people who can only see things in black-and-white.