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Web Dev Links: Ghost 2.0, WordPress' Gutenberg, Website Performance & more

Web Dev Links: Ghost 2.0, WordPress’ Gutenberg, Website Performance & more

Random links to make you a better web developer.
Aug 31, 2018
Web Dev Links: Front-End Ethics, "Bullshit" Web Design, Building CSS Systems & more

Web Dev Links: Front-End Ethics, “Bullshit” Web Design, Building CSS Systems & more

Also: Google’s safe browsing technology, checking out CSS, hating open offices, and your poor time-tracking skills.
Aug 20, 2018
Web Dev Links: Craft 3 Impressions, "Delightful" User Experiences, Improving CSS Gradients & more

Web Dev Links: Craft 3 Impressions, “Delightful” User Experiences, Improving CSS Gradients & more

Also: Complexity vs. simplicity, improving accessibility, customizing Google maps, handy CSS snippets, and learning Craft.
Jun 16, 2018
Web Dev Links: Making <em>Opus</em> Faster, Web Development Complexity, Slack's Dark Side, Scrolling Myths & more

Web Dev Links: Making Opus Faster, Web Development Complexity, Slack’s Dark Side, Scrolling Myths & more

Also: Google AMP controversy, licensing designers, and an awesome fieldtype for the Statamic CMS
Feb 24, 2018
Statamic's "Bard" Is an Elegant-Looking Approach to Content Management

Statamic’s “Bard” Is an Elegant-Looking Approach to Content Management

Bard combines an unobtrusive text editor with very customizable content block functionality.
Feb 22, 2018
It's Time to Adopt a Block-Oriented View of Website Content Management

It’s Time to Adopt a Block-Oriented View of Website Content Management

Think of a webpage as a collection of discrete, self-contained blocks of content — and edit it accordingly.
Aug 12, 2017
Twitch Is Now ScreenAnarchy

Twitch Is Now ScreenAnarchy

The new site takes a more community-based approach to film coverage.
Jul 15, 2016
Grid Layout Is One of the Best Things to Ever Happen to CSS

Grid Layout Is One of the Best Things to Ever Happen to CSS

This is how web page layout should be. How it should’ve always been.
Apr 14, 2016
A Tale of Two Logos (or, Now Let's SVG All the Things)

A Tale of Two Logos (or, Now Let’s SVG All the Things)

I redesigned Opus’ logo because I wanted to make my website faster. Did it work?
Jan 28, 2016
Please, For the Love of All That Is Holy, Optimize Your Website's Images

Please, For the Love of All That Is Holy, Optimize Your Website’s Images

Websites can never be too fast, which means that website images can never be too small.
Jan 23, 2016
The <em>Space Jam</em> Website as Nostalgia Trip & Historical Document

The Space Jam Website as Nostalgia Trip & Historical Document

For the record, I still optimize my websites’ images with 56K modems in mind.
Aug 26, 2015
Effectively Managing Image Assets in Craft CMS

Effectively Managing Image Assets in Craft CMS

Using Craft’s custom fields, you can build a very flexible system for managing your site’s assets.
Jan 11, 2015
Rebeccapurple

Rebeccapurple

A beautiful gesture from an appreciative community.
Jun 23, 2014
<em>BrowserQuest</em> Lets You Relive the Days of Classic Video Games via HTML5 Goodness

BrowserQuest Lets You Relive the Days of Classic Video Games via HTML5 Goodness

16-bit nostalgia as well as more proof that Flash is becoming increasingly irrelevant and unnecessary in today’s web environment.
Apr 2, 2012

The Perfect Online Publication

Brent Simmons has compiled a list of rules for making the perfect online publication.
Nov 30, 2011