Web Design: Skeleton Screen

By Xah Lee. Date: . Last updated: .

about few weeks ago, when you load YouTube, it start with gray boxes that are later filled with text. I suppose it's implementation change starting with some kinda template?

website skeleton screen 2018
web design, skeleton screen

turns out, it's called skeleton screen, a new fad.

you can search that phrase and lots articles will turn up.

it actually slows the page down, and adds bloat.

the web designer gurus, are always the most idiotic. They made things worse and worse over the past 20 years.

Web Design

  1. Typography Sucks
  2. Font Size problem
  3. Serif or Sans-Serif?
  4. Grey Text on White Background
  5. Dark Theme Web Design
  6. Peepshow Windows
  7. GUI vs Command Line: a Unified Design
  8. Skeleton Screen
  9. Fixed-Layout vs Flowed-Layout
  10. How JavaScript Breaks UI, Evolution of UI
  11. Should Hyperlinks Have Underline?
  12. Survey of Tab Style 2006
  13. Problem of Header Linking to Table of Contents
  14. Understand Atomic CSS in 1 Minute
  15. CSS: What's a CSS Pixel? What's Reference Pixel?
  16. Web Design, Minimal Window Width
  17. User Interface Design: Internet Explorer 9's Dysfunctional Colorful Tabs
  18. Phone and Tablet Screen Density Comparison

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