Huge week! Yeoman was dropped at Google I/O which promises to be an awesome tool when the cat is let out of the bag, Brad Frost gives his thoughts on the cost of responsive web design, Jörn Zaefferer takes us on a testing adventure and Jonathan Neal shares his HTML5 invoice. Enjoy!
This weeks highlights include a great interview with Aaron Draplin, the Filament Groups release of Southstreet on GitHub, Trent Waltons Fluid Type masterpiece and Campaign Monitors sweet new site. Enjoy!
Issue 47 and the goodies keep coming! WordPress 3.4 dropped, Diego Ferreiro Val shows his loves for the Rubik’s cube, Drew Wilson shipped 2 new Pictos icon sets, Paul Irish tears down Pointer Pointer and Dave Rupert goes all crazy with his Flexible Media in Responsive Web Design talk at Refresh Austin. Enjoy.
Once again, here’s lots of cool tools, articles and hot news. The highlights are Lea Verou’s article on web standards, Ryan Seddon’s client-side unit testing tool, Bunyip and Japh Thomson’s low down on what’s coming in WordPress 3.4 plus a billion other rad links. Enjoy!
Another big week. Elliot Jay Stocks expresses his view on the failure of adaptive design. Viljami Salminen from Finland explains his responsive workflow and some great discussion about
<meta name="viewport"> over on the HTML5 Boilerplate GitHub pages. Enjoy!
Mike Kus and co released WordFu. Chrome overtakes Internet Explorer. Mr Zeldman has a great piece on web design manifesto. CSS variables land in Webkit and heaps more.
Headlines Secret src There’s been quite a lot of action this week around the subject of standardising responsive images. Jeremy Keith looks at the two different matters in detail, the process and the technicalities. (adactio.com) Responsive Images and Web Standards at the Turning Point The goal of a “responsive images” solution is to deliver images […]
Headlines The Smashing Book #3 7 months of work. 44 people involved. As always, another top quality production by Smashing Magazine! If you haven’t grabbed yourself a copy, what are you waiting for? (smashingmagazing.com) Cross-Browser Debugging CSS Nicole Sullivan got a little excited sharing her cross-browser debugging tips with a co-worker it ended up being […]
Headlines Adobe & HTML Adobe & HTML is a single place where the Adobe team can share everything they are working on. You can find up-to-date information about all of their different HTML projects, discover which events they will be attending and find out how you can join them in making the web better. (html.adobe.com) […]
Headlines A Baseline for Front-End Developers Once upon a time, editing files, testing them locally (as best as we could, anyway), and then FTPing them to the server was the essential workflow of a front-end dev. ‘Times are a changin’. Rebecca Murphey gives a comprehensive overview of the new set of baseline skills required in […]
Headlines Design Is A Job – New book from A Book Apart (abookapart.com) Screen Resolution Alert for Web Developers (statcounter.com) Articles CSS Sprites Revisited Niels Matthijs looks into the wonderful world of CSS sprites. He touches on various techniques but the standout for me is the LESS and SASS tips. (smashingmagazine.com) 10 things every designer […]
Headlines Why I love working on the web Matt Wilcox absolutely nailed it…. (mattwilcox.net) About HTML semantics front-end architecture Nicolas Gallagher’s collection of thoughts, experiences, ideas that he likes, and ideas that he has been experimenting with over the last year. He covers HTML semantics, components and approaches to front-end architecture, class naming patterns, and […]
Headlines A List Apart issue – 346 A cracking issue from A List Apart. Brad Frost’s – For a Future-Friendly Web and Stephanie Rieger’s – The Best Browser is the One You Have with You, are two epic posts that have been coined as essential reading by some. (alistapart.com) Watch Paul Irish rock SXSW 2012 […]
Headlines Adobe Shadow WOWZA! Adobe’s new mobile web workflow tool. These days when Adobe releases something it usually gets slammed within minutes. Not this one! I have only played with Adobe Shadow for about 20 minutes and it is very impressive. Super easy to set up and will no doubt become a key part of […]
Super cool new blog, Httpster.net was released. Nicolas Gallaher gives a clear and detailed post on why you dhould use Normalize.css. Brad Frost talks about responsive Navigation Patters and loads more. Big Week!
Headlines The Industry This new blog brings a new voice to tech media. Highlighting design focused startups and people. They are an independent news entity and strive to be a positive force in our community. Founded in November of 2011, with the main goal is to shed light on those overlooked by the mainstream media. […]
Headlines Offscreen Magazine Ladies & gentlemen. Offscreen Magazine – Issue No1! Offscreen is a collectible print magazine with an in-depth look at the life and work of people that create websites and apps. (offscreenmag.com) Lea Verou talks about Kittens & -webkit- In our eagerness to use the new bling, we often forget how many people […]
Headlines Mobile Web Resources “Where do I go to learn about all this stuff?” An extensive list of helpful tools and resources that can help you create great mobile web experiences. Maintained by Brad Frost. AWESOME!!!! (mobilewebbestpractices.com) Remote-Tilt Testing motion events was never going to be an easy task. You have two options, both of […]