Getting started with Gulp

Let’s talk about tools first Lately I’ve noticed that many Front-end developers get caught up in tools. Should they use Less, or Sass? Do they code in Sublime or Atom? Or should they pick up Coda 2? What frameworks should they learn? Is Angular worth their time? Or maybe they Read more…

Understanding HTML5 srcset

Every since responsive design became a thing people worried about the sizing of their images. Why would you serve an image that’s 1800px wide to a device that is only 320px wide? That’s a very sensible question to ask when you’re dealing with responsive design. If you consider that this Read more…

Weekly Swift 1, warming-up

It’s been my goal to learn how to build apps for a bunch of years now. I’ve picked up some books on Objective-C, tried building some things but lost interest really quick every time. The first time I actually went through with building something was when I was graduating from college. Read more…

Avoid thinking in pixels

When writing CSS for websites it’s easy to use pixels for everything. Just measure up everything in the design you were given, fill out the numbers and you’re done. You’ve built a beautiful pixel perfect website. Until somebody comes along with a mobile phone. Or their 13″ laptop. Or maybe Read more…