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Front-End Performance Checklist 2018 [PDF, Apple Pages]

Performance matters — we all know it. However, do we actually always know what our performance bottlenecks exactly are? Is it expensive JavaScript, …

Web Development

10 Examples of Responsive Text Techniques

When designing a responsive website, we often spend most of our time ensuring that items such as layouts and images work properly on smaller screens. …

Web Design

20 Amazingly Creative Wedding Invitation Designs

The wedding day is one of the most important days in our lives. Everything has to be perfect: the wedding decorations, the dress, the cake, wedding …

Weddings

JavaScript: Learn Promises

JavaScript Promises made easy. Learn the basics in 5 minutes.<p><b>Udemy Black Friday Sale</b> — Thousands of Web Development & Software Development courses …

JavaScript

How to animate an auto-height element

Originally posted at https://volumeintegration.com/animate-auto-height-element<p>Animating an auto-height element seems like it should be fairly …

Subpar

10 Code Snippets for Creating Beautiful Forms

Every website usually needs some type of form, whether it’s a checkout page or a simple contact page.It’s crucial to make sure your forms work, so …

Web Design

Netflix functions without client-side React, and it's a good thing

A few days ago Netflix tweeted that they'd removed client-side React.js from their landing page and they saw a 50% performance improvement. It caused …

JavaScript

21 Super Sweet Cake Cutting Songs To Play At your Wedding

Love is sweet, and so is the moment when you cut into your wedding cake! We know that looking for the perfect song to play while cutting the cake can be hard, so we’ve pulled a list of awesome cake cutting songs that are oh-so-sweet.<p>Cake by Moustache Baked Goods, Photo by Mike Larson<p><b>Cake Cutting</b> …

Weddings

The 14 JavaScript debugging tips you probably didn't know

Knowing your tools can make a significant difference when it comes to getting things done. Despite JavaScript's reputation as being difficult to …

JavaScript

Bootstrap 4: Everything You Need to Know

A deep dive into solving common responsive web design problems<p>This article will cover the practical fundamentals you need to start building …

Web Development

Prettier + Stylelint: Writing Very Clean CSS (Or, Keeping Clean Code is a Two-Tool Game)

It sure is nice having a whole codebase that is perfectly compliant to a set of code style guidelines. All the files use the same indentation, the …

JavaScript

10 Snippets for Creating Unique CSS Background Effects

In modern web design backgrounds are big (both literally and figuratively). With the advent of HD (and now 4K) displays, designers are creating …

Web Design

The Path to Conquering Async JavaScript

Yoooo, I'm glad you're here! We'll be discussing how to conquer asynchronous JavaScript! As I've been trying to teach myself Node.js and build some …

JavaScript

An accessible approach to Frontend testing

Posted on <b>September 30, 2017</b><p>Testing is hard. Testing Frontend is harder. But you should do it anyways.<p>Being realistic tests are usually avoided and …

Are Your Top Priorities Really Your Priorities? This Exercise Can Reveal the Truth | Inc.com

I was glad my dad picked up the phone. I wasn't sure if I was dialing a friend or a lifeline, but I needed some advice.<p>I told him how frustrated I was that I was not getting to my priorities. I was in my mid-thirties, I had a wife and six young children, and a good career going at IBM. But I was …

Parenting

7 Ways to Save on Your Wedding Bar

Once you've hit the wedding planning ground running, you realize how fast entertaining your friends and family for an evening adds up. From the …

Alcohol

The 5 Best Podcasts for Brides-to-Be

In between work, your social life, and actually planning your wedding, you might find yourself hard-pressed to find the time to read any wedding-planning or advice books. Thankfully, podcasts have you covered. Whether you’re looking for ideas, advice, or entertaining anecdotes, pop in your earbuds …

Weddings

This Post-Wedding Checklist Makes Newlywed Life So Much Easier

Odds are you just worked your way through a long wedding checklist, so the last thing you want to do is take on a ton of work. But believe it or not, …

5 Things You Need to Know Before You Book Your Honeymoon

<i>After all the hard work and emotions that go into planning a wedding, you’ve really earned that glass of champagne at the reception -- and a fabulous dose of R&R when it’s all over! Whether you’re hitting the beach in Bali, hiking the hills of New Zealand, or preparing for a pasta feast in Tuscany,</i> …

Weddings

10 Things NOT to Forget the Week Before Your Wedding

The last few days leading up to your wedding can be a complete whirlwind. You’re going to be distracted by the arrival of friends and family and last-minute questions from your vendors. But before you settle into celebration mode completely, there are few final details you’re going to need to cross …

Weddings

6 Non-Traditional Wedding Gifts Your Groom Will Love

Step aside, cuff links and cologne. Your dashing groom deserves a wedding gift equally as wonderful and witty as he is. Ditch the normal gift route …

The Who's Who of Rehearsal Dinners: Which Guests to Invite and When

Practice makes perfect, and all that ceremony practicing can make a bride hungry! Enter the rehearsal dinner, an oft-exclusive pre-wedding celebration that’s usually hosted by the groom’s parents. It’s a great way to kick off the festivities before you head down the aisle, but who’s supposed to …

Weddings

How to buy a gorgeous wedding dress for less

Buying your wedding dress on a budget doesn't mean you have to pass up the dress of your dreams. Learn how to budget for your wedding here.<p>Every …

Weddings

The 3 best wedding ideas — to save money but still show your guests the time of their lives

Wedding planning — and spending — is not for the weak. Aside from the whole “joining your life to another’s until death,” you have to throw the …

Weddings

How to Handle Wedding Planning Stress, According to Science

According to a recent Zola study of 500 engaged or newlywed couples, most of you are freaking the eff out about wedding planning—96% of you, in fact (and odds are, the other four percent is lying). Having your stress level in overdrive is completely understandable—you still have your job, your …

Weddings

This Try-at-Home Custom Bridal Brand Is Changing the Wedding Dress Game

In 2017, there’s hardly anything you can’t shop for from the comfort of your home — and that now officially includes custom wedding wear. Yep, bespoke bridal brand Lace & Liberty is giving brides-to-be the chance to design their ideal look for their big day, without ever having to set foot in a …

Weddings

10 Smart Ways To Save Money On Your Wedding | Cheap Wedding Tips

This could save you hundreds of pounds<p>Unless you’re applying for <i>Don’t Tell The Bride</i> and leaving fate into your groom’s hands, then you know how …

Weddings

JavaScript: What the heck is an Immediately-Invoked Function Expression?

Maybe you’ve seen the syntax before, but why in the heck does an Immediately-Invoked Function Expression (IIFE — pronounced ‘iffy’) look like it …