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May 18
WordPress

Iconifying Content

This tutorial will walk you through the concept of iconification — taking content on a page and applying CSS to transform it into a simplified, icon-sized preview of itself. Let’s dig into an example. This demo shows iconifying applied...
May 18
Twitter

Via Twitter Web Client

PM: How comfortable are you with PHP? Me: I did a ton of PHP... 12 years ago. PM: Congratulations, you are the PHP expert on this project!
May 16
Twitter

Via Twitter Web Client

When you forget you had your Photoshop resample setting on nearest neighbor and everything looks terrible...
Apr 3
WordPress

Browser History

I recently gave a lightning talk about the history of web browsers. 20 slides, auto-advancing, 5 minutes total. It starts with the release of the very first web browser by Sir Tim Berners-Lee in 1990 and culminates with the assembly of the...
Mar 21
WordPress

Automatic Cache Buster

This is just a quick post to share a JavaScript snippet I came up with. I’m currently working on a project with very aggressive server-side caching. Every requested URL is cached, so if I make any changes and want to see them, I have to tweak...