“Carousels are effective at being able to tell people in Marketing/Senior Management that their latest idea is on the Home Page.
Use them to put content that users will ignore on your Home Page.
Or, if you prefer, don’t use them. Ever.”
Great explanation of why not to use carousels presented as a carousel (and hence, very frustrating). It surprises me that more people don’t know there is tons of data out there about what works and what doesn’t on websites. Or that they can test themselves. Web != print…
(and to all you drivers who stop at rotaries, yield != stop.)1 month ago
This is pretty awesome. I’d like to see a software component so I could do this with my old stuff.
Semi-related, I’d like to see some android builds that were made for similar purposes. $50 trade-in on a phone isn’t worth it if I could have used my phone to control my lights/nest/wemo etc. A new controller to do the same thing would cost more than $50, and the phone would be a better tool from a tech perspective.
I have 3 old phones mounted throughout my house for this purpose, but I haven’t created a custom build for them…1 month ago