Writing Archive

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  1. Piccalilli is changing

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

  3. A minimal React base project

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

  5. Tracking my time

  6. This blog in 2020

  7. 2019: A year in review

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

  9. Burnout - a long recovery

  10. Freelance pro tip

  11. A Modern CSS Reset

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

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

  14. Keeping it simple with CSS that scales

  15. Every Layout - how it works

  16. Context and caveats

  17. Well-being on Twitter

  18. Adding Webmentions to my personal site

  19. Keeping it simple with image alt text for accessibility

  20. Eating my own dog food

  21. Keep it simple

  22. Create a user controlled dark or light mode

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

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

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

  26. Relative sizing with EM units

  27. Progressive overflow management with a scroll track utility

  28. Creating an aspect ratio CSS utility

  29. Get a CSS Custom Property value with JavaScript

  30. Break out of the echo chamber

  31. Creating a full bleed CSS utility

  32. A progressive disclosure component

  33. Custom Property controlled fluid type sizing

  34. Open letter to Laurence Robertson MP

  35. Competing by mimicking

  36. I’m a Web Designer

  37. I’m warming to Tailwind CSS

  38. CSS doesn’t suck

  39. Feed page

  40. 2018: A year in review

  41. So long, HankChizlJaw

  42. Browser diversity

  43. My first month as a freelancer

  44. A dive into freelance life

  45. Introducing the Button element

  46. New baby visiting user-flow

  47. My fractured relationship with big tech

  48. The power of self-publishing

  49. Contraction logger

  50. CSS specificity and the cascade

  51. Walking

  52. Bypass service worker on localhost

  53. Introducing Developurrs

  54. A double launch day

  55. A short note on my social activity

  56. The power of progressive enhancement

  57. Flow and rhythm in CSS with Stalfos

  58. Burnout

  59. No More Anchor Buttons