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The Most Efficient Way to Use Icons If You’re A Designer or Developer.

UX Power Tools – Medium | Jon Moore

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Not just how to do it, but WHY it’s better than any other way.

Confession: This article is intentionally polarizing so that someone will write an angry comment and give me a more efficient solution.

Maybe it’s manipulation. I call it The Predictability of the Internet 😉

Icons are a huge pain in my ass:

  • They have to look homogenous (similar visual style)
  • They have to have bounding boxes
  • They have to work when they’re really big and really small
  • They have to be easy to design with
  • They have to be easy to code with
  • They have to be performant (side note: Peter Nowell is the king ...

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