Ben Moss

Ben Moss has designed and coded work for award-winning startups, and global names including IBM, UBS, and the FBI. When he’s not in front of a screen he’s probably out trail-running.

7 simple rules for mobile typography

You’ve probably heard that good typography is invisible, but it’s more accurate to say that good typography makes the…

How to perfect your websites with marginal gains

A little over a decade ago, British competitive cycling was nowhere. With a couple of notable exceptions — Tom Simpson…

Are design patterns destroying web design?

Design patterns are common solutions to common problems. When you add a slider to a homepage you’re employing a design…

10 web design trends you’ll actually see in 2015 (and how to survive them)

This time last year I made 7 predictions for web design in 2014, with mixed results (I’m looking at you SVG). This…

Is The Grid a better web designer than you?

Unless you’ve developed the enviable skill of ignoring adverts on Twitter, you can’t have failed to notice The Grid, a…

Is Apple’s San Francisco the future of typography on OSX?

Apple’s cool factor has been on the wane in the last couple of years. Successive iPhones have failed to advance as…

Adobe releases Brackets 1.0 for elegant front-end coding

If you’re a front-end coder, you may well have been stunned yesterday, by Adobe’s latest release: Brackets. Stunned…

The New Yorker reworks its redesign, but issues remain

Just three short weeks since The New Yorker unveiled its brand new, responsive site, there have already been a slew of…

The secret to Airbnb's successful rebrand

Unless you've been abstaining from social media this week, it can hardly have escaped your notice that Airbnb, the…

Is this what a universal typeface would look like?

Bic—internationally renowned maker of ballpoint pens, lighters, and razors—has a fantastic record for imaginative…

Adobe announces the biggest update to its core products since CS6

Today Adobe are releasing a major update to Creative Cloud. It will see significant updates to all 14 major…

Virgin America's redesigned booking system delights users

There are some tasks that are so tedious to complete online that we always put them off until the last minute: whether…

Swift programming language is announced as the future of the Apple universe

At Apple’s WWDC today, the company debuted some pretty ‘meh’ changes to iOS7; iOS8, which will be available to download…

Awesome free extension Griddify solves the grid issue in Photoshop

It’s long been accepted that building a solid grid is the foundation of a strong site design. Of course, the grid…

Have you found an alternative to Editorially?

Exactly three weeks today, editorially.com will shut its doors for good. The announcement was made back in March, and…

PayPal's new logo fails to impress

This week saw PayPal reveal a redesign of several key brand elements, including their first logo redesign for seven…

Sketch 3 has launched, is it time to switch?

The latest, highly anticipated version of Sketch by Bohemian Coding, has just been released. It's an application that…

Major shakeup to domain names will affect millions

At the end of last week ICANN, the body responsible for the allocation of domain names online, announced it will be…