Articles, Notes & Demos

Writing about web design and development. Views and opinions are my own.
Beware of rants.

10/06/19 Stop Using Sticky Navigation on Mobile
09/09/19 Plain Text Emails, Please
08/28/19 Being More Efficient as a Designer & Developer
07/30/19 Dynamic Checkboxes
07/17/19 Styling Empty Table Cells
07/10/19 Dear Google, I'm Blocking You From My Website
07/05/19 Using HTML Validator Badges Again
06/25/19 They Won't Wait: A Warning for Slow Websites
06/20/19 Publishing Simple Books With Jekyll
06/14/19 Using Hamburger Menus? Try Sausage Links
06/11/19 Making Tables Responsive With Minimal CSS
06/08/19 Write HTML Like It's 1999
06/04/19 Using user-select
05/29/19 News Websites Are Dumpster Fires
05/22/19 Text Align: Justify
05/15/19 Improving receipt UX
05/09/19 Cut your forms in half
05/03/19 First letter pseudo element
04/26/19 Minimal CSS: Dropdown menu
04/23/19 CSS Character unit
04/20/19 Browser history sucks
04/15/19 Yes, I still use jQuery
04/13/19 CSS value: current color
04/05/19 CSS: Indenting text
03/26/19 Simple Does Not Mean Ugly
03/25/19 Skip to content button
03/13/19 Prescription form UI improvements
02/27/19 Animated card tiles
02/18/19 Easy toggle switches
02/15/19 Super Mario blocks in CSS
02/05/19 Proper UI hierarchy
01/28/19 Tabbed content without JavaScript
01/21/19 Easy custom radio inputs
01/15/19 Basic gulp build for Sass
01/08/19 Better Box Shadows
01/06/19 Over-nesting
12/19/18 Using parent selectors in CSS
11/28/18 Width or flex-basis?
11/22/18 Adaptable flexbox grid
10/18/18 What happened to self-hosted blogs?
09/20/18 Pure CSS simple dropdown plugin
09/07/18 Simple accessibility
08/28/18 Using multiple CSS background images
08/07/18 Setting up a free SSL
04/16/18 CSS video backgrounds
03/24/18 CSS variables
02/12/18 Stay hungry
01/25/18 Open source typeface pairings
01/14/18 ET-Jekyll theme
11/20/17 Chasing performance
11/01/17 The death of personality
10/10/17 Unsolicited design review - Dropbox
08/07/17 Goodbye CSS preprocessors
07/10/17 Designers need thicker skin
11/15/16 The wonders of text ellipsis
05/28/16 Aqua UI CSS buttons