ID vs class
Published 2012-12-15 19:20
Notes on choosing when to use id/class and what to use, based on URL design principles.
Thoughts on Protocols, Dogfood and Open Source
Published 2012-09-27 20:09
A collection of thoughts about principles, DIY, OS and dogfooding. Originally a reply to a G+ thread about tent.io.
Published 2012-09-26 18:44
Thoughts, ideas, flows and UX related to sending and receiving of messages via the web (not email!)
Published 2012-09-23 21:34
My Take on web actions as a new building block for the web. Includes detailed examples and nice drawings.
Pricing for Client Comprehension
Published 2012-09-05 12:41
There are as many ways of billing for web consultancy as there are web consultants. But do our clients understand any of it?
Published 2012-07-10 19:28
Follow-up to an awkward twitter conversation between me and Paul Boag on links shaped like URIs and what they represent
Tools for working in Plaintext
Published 2012-07-05 22:12
A listing of tools and links to tools that I find useful for working with JSON, MD etc
6 Secrets your Server would never tell you
Published 2012-07-02 22:26
Parody of the waiters one.
Published 2012-07-01 12:04
Pros, Cons and a formula for Remote Participation at events
Impressions of HOME 2012
Published 2012-06-24 13:28
I went to Dartington HOME festival this year, and it was *great*
Ode to Tags
Published 2012-06-12 21:29
In which I explain my love for Tags (woo! tags!)
A Simple Pyo Synth
Published 2012-05-30 21:35
How to make a simple midi-controlled synth using Pyo
How to Gracefully Retire YouTube Videos
Published 2012-05-24 22:03
What to do with old YouTube videos when they're no longer relevant? I've found a good way.
How to be a better web designer in three easy steps
Published 2012-05-10 15:32
Three things every person in the web business should do.
Enabling True Autolinking in Markdown
Published 2012-04-25 17:57
How to alter Markdown to enable parsing of plain links
5 things I learnt reading the PHP Manual
Published 2012-04-21 19:11
Obscure or otherwise ignored features that I hadn't come across before
Thoughts on Web Design Education
Published 2012-04-16 14:23
In reply to Paul Boag. Some thoughts from a self-taught freelancer
Creative CSS3 Selectors
Published 2012-04-11 12:13
A piece of CSS for adding useful behaviour to the otherwise passive <ins> and <del> elements.
Published 2012-04-10 12:12
Guidelines I follow when publishing on the web
WYSIWYG: Paradigm from the DEPTHS OF HELL
Published 2012-04-10 10:41
On why WYSIWYG is bad, what would be better and how to fix it for cheap