September 14, 2021 As engineers, we have the tendency to over-engineer our solutions, make our code as reusable as possible. We make our code DRY. But in this quest, we often create unstable code.
June 20, 2021 Horizontal centering is an ancient problem in CSS. With CSS Grid we are able enhance this layout pattern. But, this gives us other issues. Let's find a better solution.
June 16, 2021 In agile we focus on the delivery of solutions. As this is the playing field of engineers, UX designers get left behind. However, we should seek more alignment with them.
June 10, 2021 Trying to automatically lay out a visual graph (e.g. state machine) that is human understandable is one of the most fun challenges I have ever encountered. Let me explain how I did it.
April 14, 2021 In the last two years, I found that my CSS architecture was becoming too complex. But, utility-first frameworks were not doing it for me either. I needed a mix, I needed utility-enabled. Then came CUBE CSS and it all clicked.
April 7, 2021 After the local transition of Gatsby to SvelteKit was finished, it was time to get the website live! But did I manage to get it there?
April 7, 2021 Recently I rebuild my website in SvelteKit, coming from Gatsby. Not only did I had to learn a new framework/format, I also jumped the gun and moved from a stable environment to a public beta!
July 6, 2020 Responsive layouts are one of the more complicated problems in CSS. With the addition of CSS grids, we are now able to solve complex problems.
June 27, 2020 Fluid interfaces allow you scale elements of your website based on on the available space, without using media-queries
January 12, 2020 Our little UI components do more for us than we give them credits for. Their internals are more complex than we know.
January 1, 2020 A new year with the focus on reliability, resilience and stable architecture.
November 11, 2019 A modern architecture for digital enterprises build on existing ideas, but let you scale quickly
August 29, 2019 Keep learning something new on each iteration of your side project to keep yourself motivated
July 26, 2019 One off the most beautiful CSS selectors is the Lobotomized Owl Selector of Heydon Pickering
July 19, 2019 Interfaces are everywhere, for users and developers, so why not use them?
July 5, 2019 How can we work together with UX designers? Their process has more in common with ours than we know