Writing Archive

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  1. Jamstack, IFTTT and Netlify: a power trio

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

  3. Honesty is the best policy

  4. Piccalilli: the future

  5. Making the new Piccalilli logo

  6. Piccalilli is changing

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

  8. A minimal React base project

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

  10. Tracking my time

  11. This blog in 2020

  12. 2019: A year in review

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

  14. Burnout - a long recovery

  15. Freelance pro tip

  16. A Modern CSS Reset

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

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

  19. Keeping it simple with CSS that scales

  20. Every Layout - how it works

  21. Context and caveats

  22. Well-being on Twitter

  23. Adding Webmentions to my personal site

  24. Keeping it simple with image alt text for accessibility

  25. Eating my own dog food

  26. Keep it simple

  27. Create a user controlled dark or light mode

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

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

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

  31. Relative sizing with EM units

  32. Progressive overflow management with a scroll track utility

  33. Creating an aspect ratio CSS utility

  34. Get a CSS Custom Property value with JavaScript

  35. Break out of the echo chamber

  36. Creating a full bleed CSS utility

  37. A progressive disclosure component

  38. Custom Property controlled fluid type sizing

  39. Open letter to Laurence Robertson MP

  40. Competing by mimicking

  41. I’m a Web Designer

  42. I’m warming to Tailwind CSS

  43. CSS doesn’t suck

  44. Feed page

  45. 2018: A year in review

  46. So long, HankChizlJaw

  47. Browser diversity

  48. My first month as a freelancer

  49. A dive into freelance life

  50. Introducing the Button element

  51. New baby visiting user-flow

  52. My fractured relationship with big tech

  53. The power of self-publishing

  54. Contraction logger

  55. CSS specificity and the cascade

  56. Walking

  57. Bypass service worker on localhost

  58. Introducing Developurrs

  59. A double launch day

  60. A short note on my social activity

  61. The power of progressive enhancement

  62. Flow and rhythm in CSS with Stalfos

  63. Burnout

  64. No More Anchor Buttons