The web, design and front‑end dev

I’m Martin, an interaction designer, front-end development and co-founder of Frontend NE. I write about the web, accessibility and inclusive, user-centred design. Here’s some more about me and what I’m up to.

Writing

If you prefer to dive straight in rather than see the full blog, here are a couple of my most recent articles to get you started.

  1. Colour contrast on tempertemper.net

    Colour contrast on my site now meets WCAG AAA, in light or dark mode. There have been compromises but, if it’s more useable, I’m happy to make them.

  2. List-style articles

    I’ve noticed a lot of draft articles building up that don’t get very much further than that initial outline. I wonder whether

Subjects

There are a few topics that really interest me:

  • Accessiblity is about designing and building web interfaces that can be used by anyone, something I feel very strongly about.
  • Designing smart, usable interfaces, journeys and interactions is what I do best, and I enjoy analysing others’ great design.
  • Front-end development is a huge passion of mine; HTML and CSS in particular, but anything from Git to Gulp.

Or have a look at the full list of subjects I write about.

Follow me

Keep up with my latest articles, accessibility and usability tips, and general ramblings over on Twitter.

Twitter @tempertemper