I’m trying to explain what float: left; really does. And no it is not a magic function to get divs side by side.
If you have developed a website you have come a cross this CSS style. You have used it, it has made incredible layouts for you and in the end you really have had no clue why you are using it. Continue reading Float Left, I’m Trying to Explain It
Vagrant and Puppet are easy to configure together. In this tutorial I will show you how to setup a VirtualBox configured by Vagrant and provisioned by Puppet.
So you will need to have these installed:
By the way this should work on all platforms including Linux, OS X and Windows. Continue reading Vagrant Puppet Tutorial
In order to easily insert little images to your websites, you should really consider using svg icons which are inserted straight into your websites font. They can be used by applying a class to certain web elements.
Continue reading Tutorial to create your own web font with SVG images
For many reduce function is unknown because you rarely need something like it. Reduce is actually a great function which helps your coding a lot if you learn how to use and when to use it.
There are currently two good options for websites to have mobile accessibility. The first one is to have one fully responsive site and the other one is to have own website for mobile users (m.example.com). Before deciding which one you should go for, consider the next subjects first. Continue reading Responsive or Mobile site
Lately I have been using a lot application called Zeplin. It is a collaboration tool between designers and developers. The main idea behind is that the designer can upload his or hers designs (mainly Sketch?) to the platform and all the details about it will be processed to easily viewable form. I as a developer have been using the application for a few months now on a daily basis and here are my thoughts about it. Continue reading Zeplin Collaboration Tool Review
Less is a wonderful tool and one of the best things Less has to offer is the ability to create mixins with. In normal CSS you can’t do this. With mixins you can reduce the amount of code in HTML and keep your stylesheets more readable and modular. Continue reading Less Mixins Example
I builded a very simple template engine for PHP. It is actually a fork from Drupal so this is pure GPL2 code. You can also read this post as a tutorial on how to use PHP strtr with a lot of arguments. Continue reading Simple PHP Template Engine
Have you ever wondered how have some websites managed to create so well performing mobile slider? The answer is Swiper.
jQuery Mobile Slider is something a lot of new mobile sites use these days to create horizontal sliding effects on their web pages. I have went through all of them to find the best one for my purposes. You can actually use even if you don’t have jQuery but you can surely use it as a plugin. This is the second post in my web slider post series and on this post I’m going to show you an very simple example of mobile optimized and well running slider. Continue reading jQuery Mobile Slider Example with Swiper