CSS resize none on textarea is bad for UX

Catalin Rosu / filed under HTML & CSS, UX Design

For whatever reason, people seem to be passionate about removing the textarea resize handle using the CSS resize: none declaration. Also, GitHub says there are more than 3 million code results in the wild for textarea with CSS resize:none applied.

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