Front-End Developer

Posted In: 2015

Browser Plugins Are Your Friend

The Chrome Web Store has thousands of extensions, meaning you can usually find one to do almost any task you can think of. Here’s a rundown of a few of my favourites.

Information Superhighway

Not a lot of people stop to think about how the internet works behind the scenes. Let’s have a look at what happens from start to finish when you click on that cute ‘kittens in cups’ pic.

Notes from a Snooping Developer

Looking how others have solved a problem is one of the best ways of improving as a developer. Let’s take a look at a few of the tools we can use to take a peak under the hood of any website.

UI Vs. Code

Does everything you make need to be coded from scratch? Are there times when a GUI builder might be a better choice?

WordPress Starter Themes

Creating a Wordpress theme from scratch can be a lot of work. Let’s take a look at a few of the starter themes which help you get a head start on theme development.

Keeping up with the Web

Web development is a fast paced and ever changing industry. Here are some of the things I do to keep up to date with what’s happening with the web.

Brackets and Text Editors

Developers will defend their choice of text editor above all else, and switching to a new one is not something that is taken lightly. Let’s take a look at one of the new kids on the block – Brackets.io

X – The Ultimate Theme?

There’s been a recent growth in Wordpress themes which aim to allow you to create a variety of website styles instead of working with just a single theme. ‘X’ by Themeco is one of these which looks particularly promising.

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