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Level up your .sort game

Sorting is a super handy JavaScript method that can display the values of an array in a certain order. Whether that’s real estate listings by …

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Designing with Motifs

I love the way Erik Kennedy talks about digital design. Very practical and understandable. Have a listen to a chat with him we had on …

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Using DevTools to Improve the UX Design to Development Process

I’d like to tell you how I see code and design intersect and support one another. Specifically, I want to cover how designers can use …

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Weekly Platform News: Feature Policy, ECMAScript i18n API, Packaged PWAs

Šime posts regular content for web developers on webplatform.news. New Feature Policy API in Chrome Pete LePage: You can use the document.featurePolicy.allowedFeatures method in Chrome …

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Your first performance budget with Lighthouse

Ire Aderinokun writes about a new way to set a performance budget (and stick to it) with Lighthouse, Google’s suite of tools that help developers …

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What if we got aspect-ratio sized images by doing almost nothing?

Say you have an image you’re using in an <img> that is 800×600 pixels. Will it actually display as 800px wide on your site? It’s …

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Building Communities with Social Media

According to Statista, over 3 billion people across the world are expected to have some form of social media account by 2021. That’s 1/3 of …

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A Course About CSS Layout and Animations

Christina Gorton just released a new course called CSS Layout and Animations as a part of Design+Code, which is a $9/month. That includes a ton …

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Exim CVE-2019-10149, how to protect yourself

Exim is the mail server software cPanel & WHM servers use.  Last week an exploit for Exim was identified, and today a patch for the exploit …

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JAMstack? More like SHAMstack.

I’m a fan of the whole JAMstack thing. It seems like a healthy web movement. I’m looking forward to both of the upcoming conferences. Of …

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Self-Host Your Static Assets

Harry Roberts digs into why hosting assets on someone else’s servers (including CDNs) is not such a great idea if we want our websites to …

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Movin’ Modals Along a Path

Modals always be just appearin’. You might see one once in a while that slides in from one of the edges, or uses some kind …

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Creating Animations Using React Spring

Have you ever needed animation in your React application? Traditionally, implementing animation has not an easy feat to accomplish. But now, thanks to Paul Henschel, …

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Do you need an ICON ONLY button without screwing up the accessibility?

The first consideration is: do you really? If you can, having text next to your icons is proven over and over again to be the …

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Prevent Page Scrolling When a Modal is Open

Please stop me if you’ve heard this one before. You open a modal, scroll through it, close it, and wind up somewhere else on the …

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Welcoming WHMCS to the WebPros Family

It is with great affection that I get to share news of an addition to the WebPros family. Starting today, WHMCS joins us as part of this exciting and …

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Material Theming: Making Material Your Own!

The web is a beautiful, expressive medium that’s evolved over time as trends and technology have changed. Moments of delight and flair are what set …

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Implementing Private Variables In JavaScript

JavaScript (or ECMAScript) is the programming language that powers the web. Created in May 1995 by Brendan Eich, it’s found its place as a widely-used …

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Weekly Platform News: Favicon Guidelines, Accessibility Testing, Web Almanac

Šime posts regular content for web developers on webplatform.news. Google posts guidelines for defining favicons Jamie Leach: Google Search now displays favicons in search results …

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Reducing motion with the picture element

Here’s a bonafide CSS/HTML trick from Brad Frost and Dave Rupert where they use the <picture> element to switch out a GIF file with an …

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A Practical Use Case for Vue Render Functions: Building a Design System Typography Grid

This post covers how I built a typography grid for a design system using Vue render functions. Here’s the demo and the code. I used …

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