Reddit Tweaks Icons on the Web

The goal was to improve accessibility, interactions, UI


Reddit tweaked its icons for the web in order to improve accessibility (via contrasting outlines and fills to differentiate on/off states), interactions (standardized and increased sizes) and its user interface (putting the focus on the content, not the UI).

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The platform said in a blog post detailing changes implemented between May 25 and June 8 that the new icons should be live on 100% of non-moderating surfaces, and it is working on mod surfaces and icons separately.

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