Tag: tip

Google’s “Let’s Make the Web Faster” Movement

Google’s Let’s Make the Web Faster and Page Speed Firebug add-on can help you optimize your Web pages.

Posted: June 29, 2009

Improving Your Process: Faster Front End Development

Time is very important in Web design. Here are a few tips to keep that time to a minimum, allowing for budgeted experimentation and polish.

Posted: June 15, 2009

Improving Your Process: Thinking More About Your CSS

It’s important to constantly improve yourself, even when you’ve become completely comfortable with it. CSS is a simple technology, but putting proper thought behind it can make a stylesheet beautiful.

Posted: June 01, 2009

Building Functional Alt Sites using SWFAddress

When developing a full Flash website, it is very important to provide an effective alternate site for viewing. SWFAddress helps extensively with exactly that.

Posted: May 18, 2009

Covering the Implication and Basics of CSS Animation

Allowing CSS to control the animation of various aspects of your document can have some very interesting implications. Should CSS or JavaScript control animation?

Posted: May 04, 2009

A Couple of Quick Tips for JavaScript Optimization

A couple of tips to optimize the speed of your slow JavaScript. Code examples using jQuery.

Posted: April 27, 2009

Taking Advantage of What Tables Have to Offer

Find out some of my tricks for boosting the aesthetics of your tables in Web design

Posted: April 20, 2009

Creating Custom Form Elements Using jQuery: Selects

How to progressively enhance your form select dropdowns using JavaScript (jQuery)

Posted: February 23, 2009

How I Use OmniFocus to Help Get Things Done

OmniFocus is a very useful personal productivity application I use to help me manage my tasks both personally and professionally.

Posted: February 02, 2009

Fear not. I Have Conquered IE6, and You Can Too

Internet Explorer 6 should not be abandoned. Instead you should plan for IE6 and gracefully degrade.

Posted: January 12, 2009