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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

ASCII Art in Sublime

June 27, 2014 - By

Yesterday @SublimeTxtTips tweeted a link to a handy way to get around stylesheets. I was stunned to see it was a post I wrote last year. I actually... View Article

Annual Troll Day

March 13, 2014 - By

Let’s face it: as an entire community online we all have to deal with trolls. I propose that once a year we embrace this sub-culture... View Article

Dev memories 2013

December 18, 2013 - By

2013 has been the busiest year of my career by far. I have churned out probably 2 or 3 times the websites of all previous... View Article

Money

December 18, 2013 - By

We don’t make movies to make money, we make money to make more movies. – Walt Disney This is how I feel about making websites,... View Article

Responsive Design Is

December 6, 2013 - By

This week I was interviewed by Responsive Web Design Is. I talked a bit about the recent BlackBerry Blogs responsive refresh. You can read it... View Article

Teacher for a day

November 18, 2013 - By

Not long ago I had the opportunity and pleasure of speaking to two classes of advertising and marketing students at Humber College in Toronto. It... View Article

Fresh CSS

September 24, 2013 - By

I’ve fallen helplessly in love with Sass! It’s made front end fast, and efficient in my day to day – but the only catch is... View Article

Lorem Ipsum

August 23, 2013 - By

Lorem Ipsum is a common block of latin text used as placeholders in comps. This ironically is called “greeking”! During the design phase it’s often... View Article

Getting started with SVG

August 20, 2013 - By

The vector web is here! SVG is a pretty viable option now. SVG is a vector image format. Here’s an SVG primer! http://css-tricks.com/using-svg/ Here is a... View Article