Nate Bunton

36 Flips | 4 Magazines | 2 Following | 10 Followers | @nate_bunton | Web Developer. Mobile App Developer. Technology Enthusiast.

No bugs journey episode 2: It’s a matter of values…

Read episode 1 first.Here we are at episode 2, and time for another question. Of the three, which one do you value the most?• Shipping on …

Project Management

Design Principles: Dominance, Focal Points And Hierarchy

Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. Sent 2× a month.<br>You can unsubscribe any …

Making the Agile Shift – Siouxland IT Symposium

About Nate Bunton<p>Nate Bunton is a Lead Software Engineer at Meta Payment Systems. He has over 10 years developing software and leading teams. He …

Payment Systems

Getting Clueful

Though it may surprise cynical IT managers to learn this, developers care passionately about the software they write.<p>Managers want top-notch, …

Project Management

Scrum Alliance - Member Articles

Member Articles<p>Attention, Members:<p>We’re redesigning our website to be a more functional and robust experience. To streamline processes, we have …

Scaling Agile Across the Enterprise

Aaron Bjork<p>Scaling Agile Across the Enterprise<p>A little history<p>You might remember how we made software a decade ago – "we" being the entire software …

Project Management

How Microsoft dragged its development practices into the 21st century

In the Web era of development, Waterfalls are finally out. Agile is in.<p>SEATTLE—For the longest time, Microsoft had something of a poor reputation as …

Accordions for Complex Website Content on Desktops

<b>Summary:</b> Longer pages can benefit users. Accordions shorten pages and reduce scrolling, but they increase the interaction cost by requiring people to …

The Definitive Guide to Form Label Positioning — SitePoint

When it comes to the design and development of forms, one of the most popular topics is the positioning of labels.<p>There are a range of different …

Google’s 25 Rules For Building A Better Mobile Site

Google researchers listened to 119 hours of user complaints about mobile websites. Here’s what they learned.<p>Some mobile websites are borderline unusable, forcing you to squint and peck around in hopes of finding whatever piece of information you need. But others seem to fit your phone like a glove. …

How to create Visual Studio project templates with TemplateBuilder and SideWaffle

Creating Style Guides

Several years ago, I was working on a large, complex application. It was a bit of a legacy project: many different designers and front-end developers …

An Extensive Guide To Web Form Usability

Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. Sent 2× a month.<br>You can unsubscribe any …

How to Correctly Detect Credit Card Type

Most card type detection tutorials and libraries use regular expressions without references, often omitting or incorrectly detecting card types. This …

Creating a Custom Scaffolder for Visual Studio

And this is the Dialog where that info will be rendered:<p>Customizing your Scaffolding UI<p>With your metadata set, it is time to actually implement your …

Designing the Dreaded Form

As much as they are dreaded, forms play an important role in many websites and designing them should involve careful planning of their …

form Archives | Codrops

By Mary Lou on July 30, 2014<p>An experimental fullscreen form concept where the idea is to allow distraction-free form filling with some fancy …

Git for Team Foundation Developers

This post will introduce you to using Git using Visual Studio Online. This is the first post in a series.<p>Git for Team Foundation Developers – (this …