Animated GIF for short clips

They load quickly, are very browser compatible and automatically loop playback. Oh and they don’t have sound. And if you use a lazy load like Polygon does it is even better.

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Gmail warns of phishing

Gmail detects and warns about potential malicious emails with a clear warning.

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Allow to dismiss notifications effortlessly

Volley allows users to dismiss notifications and error messages by simply clicking anywhere within the notification. Displaying notifications on the bottom makes it even more effortless to dismiss them. In general, Volley has achieved a very intuitive UX that is based on perceived simplicity, straightforward actions and easy to grasp navigation.

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How to offer great content format control

Google Think offered a great way to control the format of their articles. Change the font type, size or contrast colors to your preference for optimial legibility.

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Motivational design example

Conspire uses reports that point out to the user who they’re losing connection with – brilliant!

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Form animations

ReadMe puts a smile on your face when you click the password field.

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