“Web Development” Archives
Aug 31, 2018
Web Dev Links: Ghost 2.0, WordPress’ Gutenberg, Website Performance & more
Random links to make you a better web developer.
Aug 20, 2018
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.
Jun 16, 2018
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.
Feb 24, 2018
Web Dev Links: Making
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 22, 2018
Statamic’s “Bard” Is an Elegant-Looking Approach to Content Management
Bard combines an unobtrusive text editor with very customizable content block functionality.
Aug 12, 2017
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.
Jul 15, 2016
Twitch Is Now ScreenAnarchy
The new site takes a more community-based approach to film coverage.
Apr 14, 2016
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.
Jan 28, 2016
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 23, 2016
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.
Aug 26, 2015
Website as Nostalgia Trip & Historical Document
For the record, I still optimize my websites’ images with 56K modems in mind.
Jan 11, 2015
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.
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