In this episode Zeke and Matt dig into what mobile first means in 2018 and how that impacts the work designers and developers do today.
In this episode, Zeke and Matt dig deep into discovery work. What is it? How does it impact the various parts of your project? What are some strategies and methods for doing it?
In this episode Zeke and Matt talk about the product development process. A little more specifically, what sort of information do you need when you start project and what can you do when you have trouble getting it.
Hey! I have news! I started a podcast with my friend Zeke Binion. We’re calling it Productship and we’re talking about how designers and developers work together to make cool stuff. We’re having a ton of fun so far and I think it may even be kind of interesting once in a while. Check it out!
Generosity is luck going in the opposite direction, away from you. If you’re generous to someone, if you do something to help him out, you are in effect making him lucky. This is important. It’s like inviting yourself into a community of good fortune.
📚 I’ve just been getting into the book This Changes Everything by Naomi Klein and it’s been a super interesting and super frustrating read. It’s a couple years old now, but relevant now more than ever.
Pretty interesting read pointing to a trend that Chrome is becoming the new IE6. I’ve seen the “best in Chrome” messages more than I’d like recently. This is a bummer of a trend. Hopefully this doesn’t continue.
I’m tired. It’s time for a change.
It took a bunch of people I follow on Twitter to decide to take a Twitter break for me to really start to think about how I use Twitter. It just sucks me in and takes over my mind almost countless times a day. And for really no good reason. What am I getting out of mindlessly flipping through posts? It pretty much only makes me tired, stressed or anxious. It just. Wears. Me. Out.read more
As much work as I do in HTML I often forget all the different elements we have at our disposal. I think the ones that are most often forgotten and also most useful are the inline elements. What’s great about leveraging HTML elements is that you likely get a little browser default styling (which usually doesn’t break anything) along with improved semantic meaning and more accessible code. That sounds like a pretty sweet deal. Let’s check out some of my favorites.read more
One of the most basic, yet most useful functions of a preprocessor like Sass is the ability to leverage variables in your stylesheets. This little feature can save you lots of time and shield you from many headaches. There are a variety of strategies for using variables, but we’re not going to get too caught up on that type of thing right now. Just so we’re all on the same page, let’s look at an example of a basic variable usage.read more