Lugo Labs 02 March 2017
Many times in index pages we need to show a message that there are no results to view. Usually as a results of a search, as in the example of Iconly. If you search for an icon on the top search bar, and no results our returned, the following message is shown.
Giant Robots Smashing into Other Giant Robots 22 February 2017
Understanding different types of existing float grid systems, finding their strengths/weaknesses, and discovering something better.
Viget 13 February 2017
When designing responsive sites, we tend to focus a lot on keeping content nicely formatted within all the various screen widths in the world today. This makes sense given that horizontal scrolling is not particularly user-friendly, so constraining the design to the browser's viewport width is generally a given.
Bloc 10 February 2017
Today I needed to inspect how large the body of one of our API end points was. My initial idea was to do this:
GitLab 06 February 2017
Our long term plan to make GitLab as fast and performant as possible with Vue and webpack.
GitLab 07 December 2016
How we built the new GitLab Docs portal from the ground up
Giant Robots Smashing into Other Giant Robots 24 October 2016
Emailed password reset links are a common part of web applications. Is your site leaking these confidential links to third party sites?
Viget 12 September 2016
Accessibility QA starts with broadening your frame of reference and understanding what it's like to use a computer in unfamiliar ways. With that understanding, we can dive into actual testing.
Viget 12 September 2016
So your organization has decided to champion web accessibility. Awesome!
Viget 23 August 2016
HTTP/2 has some really amazing changes to the way web sites and applications can be built. A year and a half after becoming published, almost 10% of websites support HTTP/2. It has definitely had notable adoption, but the conversation should be pushed further for front-end developers on best practices when using HTTP/2. This is a multi-part blog post to give front-end developers a guide on how to switch over to HTTP/2.
Viget 10 March 2016
Instagram made us fall in love with image filters. A well-chosen filter can enhance a photo greatly. It augments the best parts and softens undesirable qualities.
Bigbinary 08 March 2016
Development Thoughts 06 March 2016
If you are using Bootstrap 3 Datepicker and want to change the icons used for the symbols within the datepicker then you can.
Viget 12 February 2016
Viget 03 February 2016
Authoring SVGs in Illustrator is easy. Authoring an SVG in Illustrator and then properly exporting it for the web can be... tricky. Here's a short list of tips for avoiding common problems with exported SVG.