Our redesign of Medium’s Claps…and why they may not have chosen to do it this way.
medium bookmark / Raindrop.io | Designer, Toronto. http://tomyum.design Aug 29 By now you’ve probably heard of or tried Medium’s new feedback metric, Claps . There’s already been a lot of good discussion on why the previous Recommend system is better than Claps, and vise-versa. This post will not be adding to that. Instead, we want to look at how Claps is currently implemented on mobile and share our thoughts on how the interaction can be improved. And then we’ll critique our own solution. This is how Clapping currently works: Our Feedback