Your Thursday Lunchtime Roundup #18

The latest in Business, Design and Tech from Eli5 03/06/21

This is our bi-weekly newsletter of interesting stuff in business, design, and tech. If there is something you’d like more of or things we could be doing better then get in touch with lauren@eli5.io.

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💼 Business

Has your search ranking changed recently? It’s worth noting that AMP (Accelerated Mobile Pages) pages no longer get preferential treatment in search. We knew this was coming for a long time and it’s being replaced with Core Web Vitals instead. These principles promote faster pages with better UX. Link.

✏️ Design

I’m not so great at design, so for other beginners like me, Visual Design Solutions by Connie Malamed is a great book that explains design principles and helps you out with a bit of inspiration. You can preview it here. Link.

And for any expert designers who want to improve their HTML or CSS skills, Codewell allows you to browse Figma templates that you can then use to improve your coding skills. Link.

🖥️ Technology

This user has created a full-stack starter template for React, GraphQL, Typescript, and PostgreSQL projects. Link.

An array methods cheatsheet for JavaScript. Link.

🕹️ Cool stuff

A member of our team has started reading up on privacy and online anonymity and found this useful (and very thorough) guide. Link.

Now that’s what I call a hacker. Link.

Enjoy the rest of your week!

Team Eli5