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Don’t be backwards

Published on | Prototyping: From UX to Front End — Medium Alan Sien Wei Hshieh A quick guide to making sure your app supports bi-directionality As designers and engineers, we spend hours agonizing over how our applications are laid out, how our glyphs look, and how text flows throughout our UIs. However, without right-to-left support, our apps might be totally backwards to a significant percentage of users around the world. While this screenshot of YouTube may look backwards to LTR users, YouTube mostly supports RTL properly. Sadly, many apps out don’t