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Build it yourself.

July 5, 2014 - By

CSS Frameworks are amazing. The world has enough of them – but you should still make one more. If you write CSS for a living I’m... View Article

Emmet Livestyle

August 19, 2013 - By

This is too cool. Emmet Livestyle is a text editor package and browser extension that allow for two-way style edits (live updates from Sublime to... View Article


July 8, 2013 - By

Don’t Repeat Yourself: This is a great post about writing more maintainable CSS. Great examples show that sometimes being DRY can mean more code.

SMACSS Conference

January 23, 2013 - By

Yesterday fellow Thrillworker Ryan Bruce and I had the pleasure of attending the online SMACSS conference. Lots of nerdy CSS talk for me to get... View Article

Image Texture

August 31, 2012 - By

Graham Kennery showed me this… These images scale to browser size – this means that images can look pretty crappy when scaled up. But... View Article

CSS3 Patterns Gallery

July 4, 2012 - By

My mind was blown today by Lea Verou’s gallery of pure CSS backgrounds. At first I thought these were larger than using images, but I... View Article

Styling Style Block

April 12, 2012 - By

Did you know that the <style> tag is a block level element? It gets display:none by default. When you make it display it shows the... View Article