Zoolette Desbois

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What’s in a name? A CSS naming convention overview

<i>CSS, or Cascading Style Sheets, are used to describe the presentation of an HTML document. We recently organized a</i> <i>workshop</i> <i>where the participants</i> …

First Prototyping

Those <b>simple systems that we’re used to</b>, however, can provide a key to designing for more complex spaces. As systems theorist John Gall puts it, “A …

Web Development

7 ressources Javascript pour proposer des interactions avec les textes de vos articles

Ajourd'hui, le Blog Du Webdesign vous propose une série de ressources Javascript et jQuery qui vous permettons de proposer des interactions entre vos …

Le numérique public : cache-sexe du déni des droits ou levier de solidarité ?

Au registre des bonnes nouvelles, plusieurs initiatives qui cherchent à encourager les usages du numérique par le plus grand nombre voient le jour …

Éducation

Web Development Reading List #132: The Challenges In Our Field, Debouncing And The Contain CSS Property

<b>What has been your biggest web development challenge recently?</b> Was it a development issue, a communication issue or an education issue in your …

Blooming digital democracy in Taiwan’s Sunflower movement - How technologists and activists are working together to mobilise a nation

Taiwan has in recent years experienced some of the world’s most dramatic protests. The Sunflower Movement, a youth-driven but cross-sectoral …

The Vintage Speedball Textbook

I once found a set of Speedball pen nibs as a kid. I was familiar with conventional pen and ink usage, but had never seen nibs like this before. It …

Graphic Design

Free Transactional Email Services - The Best Alternatives to Mandrill & Co.

Mandrill, the beloved-by-many transactional email service, recently announced that it will switch to a paid-only model under the MailChimp umbrella. …

Why every web designer should embrace site builders

The number of web designers who still look down their noses at website publishers (such as Squarespace, Wix, or Webydo) is unbelievable to me. Eye …

How to build your portfolio with freelance projects

When I first learned to code, and started looking for freelance web design projects, I felt like I was in a Catch-22. My portfolio was totally empty; …

State of the Art JavaScript in 2016

So, you’re starting a brand new JavaScript front end project or overhauling an old one, and maybe you haven’t kept up with the breakneck pace of the …

JavaScript

101 Ways to Make Your Website More Awesome

So I asked around. Friends, family, other non-internet-y business folk. They all said the same thing:<p>“I need a checklist. I don’t know how to build a …

Designing for everyone

Last year I had the opportunity of working with a <b>government</b> organisation at the other side of the world to redesign their current portal. I was a …

UX Design

Product Hunt Collections for WordPress - The Ultimate List

Here’s one for you: Where do you usually go if you want to <b>discover some cool new WordPress-related tools?</b><br>Google works well, clearly. So does …

Web Design

Learnings from a hackathon with kids

The idea had popped up while we were working on a project about the future of television. Someone in the team had suggested that we hold a …

Kids

Ethical Web Development

Web applications should work for everyone<p>Built on top of progressive enhancement<br>• Prioritize accessibility<br>• Develop inclusive forms<br>• Test with real …

Web Applications

50 Features Every Small Business Website Must Have [Infographic]

Having a strong web presence is mandatory, even for small businesses just starting out. The ability to find and evaluate products and services online …

Content Modeling With Jekyll

It’s not exactly a new subject, but lately I’ve had reason to revisit the skill of content modeling in my team’s work. Our experience has reached a …

JavaScript: Explained in Simple Words

Anyone who has ever tried explaining technical jargon to someone who is not well-versed with the terminology is aware of how difficult the …

The (Seriously) Comprehensive Guide to Choosing a Web Host

You’re getting ready to setup your new website and now you face a decision: “Who do I choose for my hosting?”Selecting a host is kind of a big deal, …

A Beginner’s Guide To Creating A WordPress Website

Earlier this year, WordPress passed the 24% mark, running almost a quarter of all websites — and for good reason. It has a loyal user base and scores …

Web Design

An Introduction to Reasonably Pure Functional Programming

When learning to program you're first introduced to procedural programming; this is where you control a machine by feeding it a sequential list of …

Why civic hacking is key for contemporary creativity.

<i>From MIT’s famed pranks to Silicon Valley’s approach to design, core values drive the clever, ethical, enjoyable, excellence-seeking behaviour of a</i> …

Discover The Top Trending Repos

Great Tools Becoming a Great Freelance Designers

You're reading Great Tools Becoming a Great Freelance Designers, originally posted on Designmodo. If you've enjoyed this post, be sure to follow on …

A Minimum Viable Product Is Not a Product, It's a Process

<i>“You know that old saw about a plane flying from California to Hawaii being off course 99% of the time—but constantly correcting? The same is true of</i> …

Frontend stuff

A continuously expanded list of frameworks, libraries and tools I used/want to use for building things on the web. Mostly Javascript stuff.<p>Table of …

40+ essential JavaScript tools for the Web

JavaScript is a flexible and diverse scripting language used in millions of web pages and server applications worldwide. You can use it for countless …