Stellify (v.) to change into a ★

Thoughtful design + code + words for a better web, made in the Philippines by Sophia Lucero.

Work: I can help you do it.

I’m an independent consultant on web design and front-end development. Currently crafting UI & UX at UAS, engineering front-end at Epicenter, building sites for various companies. See how we can work together ›

Projects: I build & tinker with it.

I’m co-founder of the Philippine Web Designers Organization and the pioneering <form> function() & .class conference, where we’re running events, community building, and mentoring. I’ve also done talks, filterblogs, themes, & other projects ›

Journal: I like sharing about it.

Hamburger ☰ Heaven

While exploring unicode symbols, I discovered that the three-bar icon people now see as the hamburger menu also exists in the symbol table as something called the “trigram for heaven” ☰.

Mess to meme to meaning

Last February I gave a lightning talk at the Manila leg of World Information Architecture Day (WIAD)—and I kind of love how it started from meta commentary but grew into something deeper. It’s totally my genre. These are my behind-the-scenes notes on it:

Stellify, realigned

It’s taken me ages, but I’ve tidied up a bit around here. Welcome to the new-ish, old-ish Stellify: let me show you around.

I’ve been electronically geeking out about these things since 2006. See what else I’ve been up to on my blog ›

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