Tag: css

History Of Front-End Frameworks

History of front-end frameworks

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A history of front-end frameworks including Semantic UI and others.

Michael Wanyoike
Oct 16, 2018 ⋅ 7 min read

Switching to Parcel from webpack

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Take a webpack configuration that handles Sass, Babel, and more with a Parcel setup.

Sunil Sandhu
Oct 12, 2018 ⋅ 5 min read
You Shouldn't Be Writing Vanilla CSS

It’s 2018 — you shouldn’t be writing vanilla CSS

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A common mistake among developers is to give less importance (often, none at all) to styling when compared to other […]

Alcides Queiroz
Sep 24, 2018 ⋅ 10 min read

20 web design relics of the old internet

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Eighteen years ago, at the turn of the Millennium, more people than ever before were buying their first computer with […]

Luke Harrison
Sep 5, 2018 ⋅ 9 min read

Custom responsive behavior using custom CSS properties

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Custom properties have been introduced as “variables” in the CSS Variables Module in 2012. Later, “variables” were renamed “custom properties“ […]

Thomas Handorf
Aug 31, 2018 ⋅ 3 min read

Advanced effects with CSS background blend modes

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If a picture is worth a thousand words, then blending two pictures together must be worth many times that. Likewise, […]

Bennett Feely
Aug 20, 2018 ⋅ 5 min read

Designing as a developer in 2018

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You don’t need an art degree to make your website beautiful Whether you’re building a product, a tool, a website, […]

Tyler Nickerson
Aug 13, 2018 ⋅ 7 min read

How CSS works: Creating layers with z-index

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Introduction This post is the third in “How CSS Works” — a series where we dive deep into the fundamental building blocks […]

Benjamin Johnson
Jul 2, 2018 ⋅ 5 min read

Flexing with CSS Flexbox

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Flexbox also known as flexible box is a type of layout model in CSS that makes it super easy to […]

Nosa Obaseki
Jun 18, 2018 ⋅ 3 min read

How CSS works: Understanding the cascade

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A few weeks back I got to start a short series on CSS fundamentals. If you’re in the front-end web […]

Benjamin Johnson
May 29, 2018 ⋅ 5 min read

Math and front-end: Context is so much more important than degree of difficulty

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If you were one of those kids that wondered why you had to attend all those math classes and learn […]

HJ Chen
May 10, 2018 ⋅ 5 min read

How CSS works: Parsing & painting CSS in the critical rendering path

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https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js CSS often feels like this mysterious, whimsical force governing everything that we see on the web. It can be […]

Benjamin Johnson
Apr 10, 2018 ⋅ 6 min read