Ugly Duck


A collection of on-going and open source projects I’ve worked on throughout the years.

PHPetite - PHPetite (/p/h/pəˈtēt/) is a single file, static blog generated from PHP.

ThriftyName - Get a custom brand name for just $5.

Writxt - Setup your own SMS to blog platform.

PageRoast - Receive a detailed report analyzing your landing page.

XHTML Club - The Extreme HyperText Movement for Luddites.

1MB Club - An exclusive members-only club for web pages weighing less than 1MB.

Benched - Create a minimal portfolio based on your Dribbble account.

Notez - Browser localStorage note taking app, with the ability to export content as output.txt

CryptoBucks - Simple Bitcoin currency rates. No ads. No trackers. Just rates.

Frugal Web - A design experiment exploring the concept of a performance-focused web browser.

Web Audit - A simplified and easy-to-use item checklist to audit your website for proper formatting, performance, accessibility, and security standards.

Vanilla CSS - A minimal baseline stylesheet for any web project. It includes a basic reset and default styling for all HTML5 elements.

Flexbox Bar Graphs - Pure CSS bar graphs with a graceful mobile fallback. Open source and 100% customizable. Focused on minimalism.

Normform - Simplify your forms with a simple, pure CSS form plugin.

Open Type - A public package CDN for open typefaces that have no other place on the web to call home.

Watch Your Figure (WYF) - An extremely simplistic CSS “plugin” that toggles the figcaption for individual figure elements.

Super Pseudo - A microsite showcasing how all web content can be generated solely through pseudo elements.

TypeSafe CSS - A baseline stylesheet that focuses on readibility and perfromance.

CSS Graphs - A collection of pure CSS graphs with a graceful mobile fallback. Inspired by the data design concepts advocated by Edward Tufte.