Writing Archive

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  1. Front-End Challenges Club is moving to Piccalilli

  2. Community

  3. Shipping

  4. Jamstack, IFTTT and Netlify: a power trio

  5. Fluid scale and tokens: a match made in heaven

  6. Honesty is the best policy

  7. Piccalilli: the future

  8. Making the new Piccalilli logo

  9. Piccalilli is changing

  10. Screencasting - the secret sauce for less time wasted in meetings

  11. A minimal React base project

  12. Hello, I’m Andy and I’m addicted to Twitter

  13. Tracking my time

  14. This blog in 2020

  15. 2019: A year in review

  16. The “P” in Progressive Enhancement stands for “Pragmatism”

  17. Burnout - a long recovery

  18. Freelance pro tip

  19. A Modern CSS Reset

  20. Create a semantic “breakout” button to make an entire element clickable

  21. What I searched for in a day of fighting with PHP

  22. Keeping it simple with CSS that scales

  23. Every Layout - how it works

  24. Context and caveats

  25. Well-being on Twitter

  26. Adding Webmentions to my personal site

  27. Keeping it simple with image alt text for accessibility

  28. Eating my own dog food

  29. Keep it simple

  30. Create a user controlled dark or light mode

  31. Create a split, faux-container layout with CSS Grid and Flexbox

  32. Two simple methods to vertically and horizontally center content with CSS

  33. Create a responsive grid layout with no media queries, using CSS Grid

  34. Relative sizing with EM units

  35. Progressive overflow management with a scroll track utility

  36. Creating an aspect ratio CSS utility

  37. Get a CSS Custom Property value with JavaScript

  38. Break out of the echo chamber

  39. Creating a full bleed CSS utility

  40. A progressive disclosure component

  41. Custom Property controlled fluid type sizing

  42. Open letter to Laurence Robertson MP

  43. Competing by mimicking

  44. I’m a Web Designer

  45. I’m warming to Tailwind CSS

  46. CSS doesn’t suck

  47. Feed page

  48. 2018: A year in review

  49. So long, HankChizlJaw

  50. Browser diversity

  51. My first month as a freelancer

  52. A dive into freelance life

  53. Introducing the Button element

  54. New baby visiting user-flow

  55. My fractured relationship with big tech

  56. The power of self-publishing

  57. Contraction logger

  58. CSS specificity and the cascade

  59. Walking

  60. Bypass service worker on localhost

  61. Introducing Developurrs

  62. A double launch day

  63. A short note on my social activity

  64. The power of progressive enhancement

  65. Flow and rhythm in CSS with Stalfos

  66. Burnout

  67. No More Anchor Buttons