Category : Web Development

Design and Dev / Web Development - 1 week ago

Grid Level 2 and Subgrid

I find the concept of subgrid a little hard to wrap my mind around. I do understand the idea that we want to use nested semantic markup as we like and have elements participate in one grid so we don't have to flatten our markup just for layout reaso...

Design and Dev / Web Development - 1 week ago

VS Code Can Do That?

Clever microsite from Burke Holland and Sarah Drasner that highlights some of VS Code's coolest features. All fifteen of them are pretty darn cool. Here's a few other compelling features I've seen people use/love: There is a terminal right in there,...

Design and Dev / Web Development - 1 week ago

Microsites for Case Studies

A lot of y'all have personal sites. Personal sites with portfolios. Or you work for or own an agency where showing off the work you do is arguably even more important. Often the portfolio area of a site is the most fretted and hard to pull off. Do yo...

Design and Dev / Web Development - 2 weeks ago

CSS Environment Variables

We were all introduced to the env() function in CSS when all that drama about "The Notch" and the iPhone X was going down. The way that Apple landed on helping us move content away from those "unsafe" areas was to provide us essentially hard-coded va...

Design and Dev / Web Development - 2 weeks ago

Inspecting Animations in DevTools

I stumbled upon the Animation panel in Chrome’s DevTools the other day and almost jumped out of my seat with pure joy. Not only was I completely unaware that such a thing exists, but it was better than what I could’ve hoped: it lets you control and m...

Design and Dev / Web Development - 2 weeks ago

Customizing Bootstrap jQuery Plugins

Bootstrap comes packed with tons of ready-to-use jQuery-powered plugins. The beauty of Bootstrap’s plugins is that you can slot them into your project, write the appropriate markup using data- attributes, and the JavaScript kicks in automatically. No...

Design and Dev / Web Development - 2 weeks ago

​Incapsula DDoS Resiliency Score

(This is a sponsored post.)These free training courses from Incapsula give you the technical knowledge and skills to accelerate your website and optimize content delivery. Website Performance Mastery Starts here in a fun, quiz-based online format, th...