yaili.com

Hi,

My name is Inayaili de León Persson and I'm Lead Web Designer at Canonical, the company that delivers Ubuntu.

I'm Panamanian Portuguese, born in the USSR, and have been living in London since 2008 — my favourite city in the world.

I love cats and naps.

Elsewhere

  1. LinkedIn
  2. Twitter
  3. Tumblr
  4. Delicious
  5. Flickr
  6. Pinterest
  7. Spotify
  8. TIMJ
  9. Lanyrd

Writing

  1. Pro CSS for High Traffic Websites (Book)
  2. Web Designer Notebook (Blog)
  3. Belfast Chronicles (Blog)
  4. London Chronicles (Blog)
  5. Ubuntu Design (Blog)
  6. Smashing Magazine
  7. 24 Ways
  8. A List Apart
  9. The Pastry Box Project

Speaking

  1. Responsive Day Out 2014
  2. Future of Web Design 2014
  3. Smashing Conference 2013
  4. Reasons to be Creative 2013
  5. London Web Standards 2011
  6. DIBI 2011
  7. standards.next 2011
  8. SparkUp Poland 2010
  9. Barcamp London 2009

A brief visual biography

1982
World The first emoticon is published
Me Born in Voronezh, ex-USSR
1984
World The Apple Macintosh is introduced
Me Moved to Panamá
1985
Me Stopped liking melon
1986
World Mir space station is launched
1987
Me Moved to Portugal
1988
Me Friends and teachers stop trying to pronounce “Inayaili”
1989
World Game Boy is released
1991
World Tim Berners-Lee introduces the first web browser
Me Visited the first Portuguese McDonald’s, in Lisbon
1994
World Netscape Navigator is released
Me First contact with HTML
1996
World CSS 1 is official
1998
World Google is founded
Me Created a Hotmail account
2000
World The Sims are released
2001
World Internet Explorer is released
2003
Me Second contact with HTML
2004
World Firefox is released
Me Graduated from college
2005
World YouTube is founded
2006
World Pluto loses its classification as 'planet'
Me No longer own a desktop computer
2007
World The iPhone is unveiled
Me First tweet
2008
World Google Chrome is released
Me Moved to London
2011
World Steve Jobs dies
Me Moved to Belfast
2012
World Pope has a Twitter account
Me Own a desktop computer again
2013
Me Moved back to London