Michael Arestad

C Y B E R D E S I G N E R @ Automattic

Michael Arestad

C Y B E R D E S I G N E R @ Automattic

Denver!

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  • 4.1
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I design.

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Plugins

Shiny Updates

Downloads: 16,487

Widget Customizer

Downloads: 36,816

Jetpack by WordPress.com

Downloads: 59,573,929

Net Neutrality

Downloads: 1,301

Hugh

Downloads: 182

Themes

Flatfish

Downloads: 9,140

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Activity

Created a new ticket, #41189, in Core Trac: Twenty Seventeen images are possibly not adhering to content_width

6 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post What makes a great editor?, on the site Make WordPress Design: What makes a great editor? While I think we can definitely improve the writing experience,…

11 months ago

Wrote a comment on the post This week’s design meeting agenda for December 22nd, on the site Make WordPress Design: Let's chat a bit more about process/flow. :)

12 months ago

Created a new ticket, #38758, in Core Trac: Customize: beautify hover, focus, and active states for the partial edit ...

1 year ago

Created a new ticket, #38755, in Core Trac: Customize: use calc() to set textarea height for custom CSS

1 year ago

Wrote a comment on the post Commit announcements for 4.7, on the site Make WordPress Core: Congrats Andrea! It's well earned! 🎉

1 year ago

Wrote a comment on the post Release Leads: Call for Volunteers, on the site Make WordPress Core:I would need to have a discussion with Matt to find if I can dedicate…

1 year ago

Joined the organizing team for WordCamp Denver 2016 coming up November 5th

1 year ago

Wrote a comment on the post Shiny Updates Review, on the site Make WordPress Design: Probably because it currently exists and someone once thought it would be a good idea…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Shiny Updates Review, on the site Make WordPress Design: Is that because of the type of pop-up (confirm widow rather than custom built solution),…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Shiny Updates Review, on the site Make WordPress Design: > Are you missing a bulk notification up top? Tried again. Still not notification up…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Shiny Updates Review, on the site Make WordPress Design: update-core.php review The list Before I get into the detailed feedback of the current Updates…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Shiny Updates Review, on the site Make WordPress Design: Theme interactions review theme-install.php For some reason, this has a different interaction than installing a…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Shiny Updates Review, on the site Make WordPress Design: Plugin interactions review ## plugin-install.php When installing via plugin-install.php, the spinning arrows are okay,…

2 years ago

Committed [37321] to Core Trac: Component: Administration Setting the background color on `body` is more ...

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Get WordPress Mockups, on the site Make WordPress.org: Can you post some full size mockups please? It's hard to get a sense of…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Improving Post New, on the site Make WordPress Design: That is indeed one of the things I wanted to try. Awesome. Could be a…

2 years ago

Wrote a new post, Improving Post New, on the site Make WordPress Design: Before I get into it, I'm going to need help to get some of these…

2 years ago

Created a new ticket, #35396, in Core Trac: #a11y-color: Changes to the 'Add new' button need to be made on color ...

2 years ago

Created a new ticket, #35314, in Core Trac: Background color should be applied to the body element instead of html

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post 2FA! 2FA! 2FA!, on the site Make WordPress Core: I'm still very much on the fence with this being in core from a user…

2 years ago

Michael Arestad's profile was updated

2 years ago

Committed [35831] to Core Trac: Administration: Adds a height to number inputs. Number inputs didn't ...

2 years ago

Created a new ticket, #34904, in Core Trac: The design of the focus outline on buttons/elements could be improved

2 years ago

Confirmed as a speaker for WordCamp US 2015 coming up on December 4th

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Update: Responsive Image Support for Core, on the site Make WordPress Core:> 2. Should we support srcset and sizes in older browsers? No. No need. this…

2 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Moving Dashicons from an Icon Font to SVG, on the site Make WordPress Core: We're planning on using the `use` element ( see https://css-tricks.com/svg-sprites-use-better-icon-fonts/ ) which pulls individual icons…

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Moving Dashicons from an Icon Font to SVG, on the site Make WordPress Core: Sure. That doesn't SVG is better in just about every way... including semantics. A few…

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post New committers for 4.3!, on the site Make WordPress Core: Congrats! You all rock!

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Weekly core UI meetings for 4.3, on the site Make WordPress Core: Awesome. Can't wait to get going on the CSS roadmap and a few other things.…

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Press This Revamp Merge Proposal, on the site Make WordPress Core: We're planning on an extension. :)

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Press This Revamp Merge Proposal, on the site Make WordPress Core: Sorry about your coffee. https://cldup.com/ugey2UvN0q.gif

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Press This Revamp Merge Proposal, on the site Make WordPress Core: I've actually been testing it as a bookmarking service, but it's a little tricky the…

3 years ago

Wrote a new post, Press This Revamp Merge Proposal, on the site Make WordPress Core: What is it? Press This is a redesign of an existing feature with a focus…

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Press This update 2/10, on the site Make WordPress Core: @jeffr0 Not for this release, although early versions would auto set the featured image which…

3 years ago

Wrote a new post, Press This update 2/10, on the site Make WordPress Core: The merge window is supposed to open tomorrow for feature plugins. That means it's crunch…

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Emoji Feature Plugin for 4.2, on the site Make WordPress Core: As much as I love emoji, I don't know that they should be in core.…

3 years ago

Wrote a new post, Press This meeting notes 2/5, on the site Make WordPress Core: Huge discussion today! Lots of work to get done in the next week! Discussed Install…

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post New chapters for Ryan and Westi, on the site Make WordPress Core: Peter, thanks! Ryan, <3 that you're taking on mobile everywhere!

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post New lead developers: Helen and Dion, on the site Make WordPress Core:Oh hey! Congrats! You both rock!

3 years ago

Wrote a new post, Press This 1/29 Notes, on the site Make WordPress Core: Discussed TinyMCE status will be added in the next day or so by @azaozz Media…

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Kickoff Shortcake (Shortcode UI) Discussion, on the site Make WordPress Core: In. Will test out later this week. I strongly dislike the current shortcode UI.

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Community Hub Poll, on the site Make WordPress Core: I'm not particularly clear on the purpose of the community site. Judging from the survey,…

3 years ago

Wrote a new post, Press This Update, on the site Make WordPress Core: Once again, it's been awhile, but let's get everyone unfamiliar with this project as it's…

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Drew Jaynes is the 4.2 Release Lead, on the site Make WordPress Core: YES! Congrats @drewapicture!!! I'll buy you a few beers!

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Core CSS: A potential roadmap to sanity, on the site Make WordPress Core:I started coming up with some Sass guidelines. Will post what I have when we…

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Core CSS: A potential roadmap to sanity, on the site Make WordPress Core:Part of what we discussed was implementing a system that compares before/after of each view…

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Core CSS: A potential roadmap to sanity, on the site Make WordPress Core:I know the pattern library will help in those areas. We could maybe even a…

3 years ago

Released a new theme, Flatfish

3 years ago

Wrote a comment on the post Focus v2 demo video, on the site Make WordPress Core: It's super distracting if the field you start typing in moves at all. I would…

3 years ago

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