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How Successful People Are Killing Your Company Culture (And What to Do About It)

The old saying "what is rewarded gets done" is true. But it could also derail your business.<p>If you want to know what is really valued within an organization, the pragmatists will say you have to peek beyond the mission statement and look at things like who is getting promoted, who is getting …

Success

Bootstrap 4 is Here! What’s New?

Bootstrap, one of the most popular front-end frameworks among web designers, recently launched its <i>very</i> eagerly awaited version 4! Let’s take a look …

Web Development

Fix git After High Sierra Upgrade

Every major operating system upgrade is a grand adventure. No matter the vendor or how vanilla you keep your system: stuff is going to break. This …

MacBook Pro

The Atlassian Design System: Creating Design Harmony at Scale

When Atlassian expanded their focus on design in 2012, Jürgen Spangl was hired as the new Head of Design. One of the first projects he initiated was …

UX Design

IT Jobs Explained With A Broken Lightbulb

Do you know what “frontend” really does? Or “ops”? How about “leadgen”?Well, this comic should clear things up. It’s totally accurate, too: This …

How Albert Woodfox Survived Solitary

As one of the Angola 3, he was in isolation longer than any other American. Then he came home to face his future.<p>Last summer, five months after being released from prison, Albert Woodfox went to Harlem. It was there, in 1969, during his last week of freedom, that he met members of the Black Panther …

Black Panther

CssLayoutStorm

Css Layout Storm<p>Let's beginning with a brief Story<p>The oldest age of Web Design in 1989<p>Table's Birth<p>A1<p>A2<p>In 1995 JavaScript Birth<p>Flash ...<p>Cascading …

CSS

CSSReference.io is a gorgeous visual guide to CSS

The best way to learn CSS is through trial-and-error. <i>You’ve got to write code in order to learn to be a coder</i>. That’s the simple truth of the matter. But it’s always nice to have a helping hand guide you through the often confusing and contradictory technology used to style and illustrate webpages, …

CSS

3 incredibly boring but highly effective ways to learn, and get better at, JavaScript

I always hear people complain that JavaScript is hard to learn, or that it’s just not clicking for them. This frustrates me. It frustrates me because …

JavaScript

Please do learn to code

This morning I woke up to dozens of messages from students who had read an article titled “Please Don’t Learn to Code.”<p>At first, I assumed Jeff …

Let’s Learn JavaScript Closures

Closures are a fundamental JavaScript concept that every serious programmer should know inside-out.<p>The Internet is packed with great explanations of …

11 Tips for Your Initial Website Build

<i></i>The idea of developing a website can seem complicated, overwhelming, and stressful…but it doesn’t need to be! Whether you’re a new company designing …

Apple launches Safari Technology Preview, a new browser aimed at web developers

Apple today announced it’s expanding its efforts in the area of web development, with the launch of a new version of its Safari web browser, designed specifically for developers. Called Safari Technology Preview, the company says this browser will allow developers to get an early look at upcoming …

Software

Tubik Weekly Reading List On Design. UI/UX

Taking the time for self-improvement, self-education and inspiration on a regular basis is a sort of thing important for professional growth as well …

What Happened To Women In Computer Science?

Meggie Mahnken and Hackbright: Standing at the Intersection of Feminism and Tech<p>05.17.2018Meggie Mahnken, Sr. Director of Education at Hackbright …

Test your responsive web designs with free new Google tool

Responsive web design is no longer an optional extra – if you want your site or app to reach the largest possible audience then you need to ensure …

Web Design

CSS Framework for PartsGiant – David Bushell – Web Design (UK)

<b>PartsGiant is a soon to launch e-commerce store based in Michigan, USA.</b><p>I was hired to build the PartsGiant front-end CSS framework and HTML …

CSS only Responsive Tables – David Bushell – Web Design (UK)

Four years ago I shared an idea to make tabular data responsive. Browser support was experimental and the workarounds were extremely hacky. I …

SVG Filters: How to Apply Them to HTML Elements

You can use CSS3 to add blur, shadow, brightness or contrast to an element. Overall, there are ten filters available. The SVG format knows filter …

SVG

Coming to a Screen Near You: CSS3 Animations and The New JavaScript Method Animate

With CSS3 animations in HTML documents have become fairly easy to achieve. Using the "@keyframes" rule various properties such as position and size …

What a Website Should and Should Not Include

Running into a brick wall when it comes to designing/laying out your website? You are not alone; it happens to the best of us.<p>With all the …

The Making of a Unicorn

My path to becoming a designer and developer and steps you can take today<p>Three years ago I embarked on a journey to become a unicorn. A unicorn is a …

Apple Pencil makes app designers stand up and shout

The iPad Pro and Apple Pencil are making paper and pencil design workflow a thing of the past.<p>Amanda Somers, a user experience (UX) designer for mobile app developer Mindsea Development, writes on Medium about her newfound respect for the Apple Pencil and iPad Pro combination.<p>“We are confident in …

An Introduction to PostCSS — SitePoint

Most developers who spend their time working with CSS are familiar with preprocessors such Less, Sass, and Stylus. These tools have become a vital …

6 Web Design Trends That Are Here To Stay

From artificial intelligence to wearables, here are some of the biggest ideas shaping web design today.<p>Web design thrives on two things: innovation and imitation. Unfortunately, there’s often a lot more of the latter. We all like to seize upon the latest trends, use them until they’re ubiquitous, …

Get to Know the Flexbox Grid in Foundation 6

<i>Win a Fitbit Flex! The Scotchmas Day 9 giveaway can be found at the end of this article.</i>Why Flexbox?Flexbox is a brilliant CSS feature that’s been …

Fitbit