Blog Posts

Spreadsheet Sparklines for OKR Tracking

Posted on Jan 20, 2020

Recently at BriteCore, we’ve started to track quarterly goals using the Objectives and Key Results framework popularized by John Doerr. So far, it’s been a helpful way to provide focus across our organization, and has helped me show my team how their efforts tie into what our company is trying...

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Simpler, better color palettes using HSL

Posted on Mar 28, 2017

A while back, I updated BriteCore’s color palette to use a range of gray colors that looked a little closer to our brand’s turquoise blue. Before this, our gray colors were simple codes like #dddddd, and #eeeeee. Easy to remember and enter, but not very related to our brand and...

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Creating the ideal photo upload UX

Posted on Sep 17, 2016

As someone who works on form design a fair bit, I remember when I first came across the ‘file’ input. After a couple seconds of quick dev tooling, I realized it wasn’t easy to style one of these. A google search confirmed that file inputs are notoriously hard to customize....

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