Mathias Schopmans

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7 Practical Tips for Cheating at Design

Improving your designs with tactics instead of talent.<p>Every web developer inevitably runs into situations where they need to make visual design …

Material Design

icons on the fly 🚀

With icongram you can easily use icons from popular icon sets on the fly. — Codrops<p><b>size:</b> number in pixels eg. 500• <b><br>color:</b> color hex, has to be 6 …

Best of Atom: Features, Plugins, Acting Like Sublime Text

IntroductionAtom is an open source text editor made by GitHub that lets you easily customize every aspect of it. The entire application is written in …

Facebook manipuliert Nachrichten-Trends

Facebooks Trend-Modul für aktuell viel diskutierte Nachrichten arbeitet nicht rein statistisch. Über Jahre hinweg wurden insbesondere Berichte …

Facebook

Beautiful Animated Double Exposure Photos

<i>Deep Discovery</i> est une nouvelle série signée le duo d’artistes 25th Century (Lucas Ighile et Ayla El-Moussa), dont nous avons déjà parlé récemment. …

Build modular application with npm local modules

Rationale<p>EDIT: I just released <i>rm_local_modules</i><i>,</i> a really simple module best used as a <i>npm preinstall script</i> so you can quickly update (delete + …

The Importance of !important: Forcing Immutability in CSS

There’s a piece of advice I give out to clients and workshop attendees that is often met with shock and horror:<b>I advise the use of !important.</b>For the …

Working with Images in Stylesheets with PostCSS

<i>The following is a guest post by Aleks Hudochenkov. Aleks does a great job here of showcasing what PostCSS is good at and the role it has grown into</i> …

So you want to make a PostCSS plugin

<i>The following is a guest post by Marcus Tisäter. I think there are a lot of us out there that find PostCSS kind of fascinating. Especially from the</i> …

Talisman - Phonetics

The phonetics module aims at gathering various algorithms whose goal is to produce an approximative phonetic representation of the given strings.<p>This …

All You Need to Know About Web Rendering

Hi there! Today I want to highlight the topic of web rendering. I’m pretty sure that there are a lot of articles about that but most of them are so …

React, IoT, Bots, APIs — Why Web Development Needs a Change

The web ecosystem is growing at an unprecedented rate. From single page application and dynamic UI frameworks like Angular, React and Vue to an …

Poll Results: “front-end” and “front end”

The latest poll around here kicked off asking how you prefer spell this job we all do around here: frontend? front end? Front-End?I asked because 1) …

99 Prozent Öffnungsrate: Warum ein handgeschriebener Brief jeden E-Mail-Newsletter alt aussehen lässt

Die Handschrift stirbt aus? Von wegen. Im Marketing lassen sich mit ihr große Erfolge erzielen, wie wir auf der South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin …

Building A Real-Time Retrospective Board With Video Chat

If you’ve ever worked in an agile environment, chances are you’ve had your share of “retrospectives” — meetings where people write what made them …

Web Design

Diese 12 Eigenschaften zeichnen extrem sympathische Menschen aus

Wir alle kennen sie. Diese Menschen mit dem gewissen Etwas — die uns sofort in ihren Bann ziehen und von Anfang an sympathisch sind. Das aber ist …

Welcome to Future of Web Application Delivery

I’ve known for years I was delivering my web application the wrong way.<p>Dropping 9 script tags at the top of a page and blocking UI<br>• Dropping 132 script …

„Ist der Meeting-Raum um 2 Uhr noch frei?“ – Mit Booking.js gehört diese Frage der Vergangenheit an

Booking.js ist ein schickes Open-Source-Widget, mit dem eure Kunden oder Kollegen auf einfache Art und Weise Termine festlegen und blockieren können. …

Image diffing using CSS

Since the last post on CSS was popular here is another simple CSS trick that I found useful in the past.<p>Let’s say we want to find the difference …

Die besten Tools für die Automatisierung der IT-Infrastruktur

IT-Infrastrukturen und Softwareanwendungen lassen sich einfacher als je zuvor bereitstellen, betreiben und skalieren. Doch mit jedem neu …

So gehst du mit Kunden um, die alles wollen und kein Budget haben

Tolles Design für wenig Geld? Oft ist das möglich, wenn an den richtigen Stellen optimiert wird. Wir geben dir fünf Tipps für einen besseren …

The @font-face dilemma

There has been a lot more discussion recently about web font performance, and deservedly so. Custom web font usage continues to grow, but the …

Chasing the next billion with Sundar Pichai | Sundar’s Google: an exclusive look at the future of Google’s most important products

Pichai is clearly proud of the fact that Google's products work the same whether you're a billionaire or a rural farmer<p>"How do you identify problems, solve [them] at scale, and bring technology to bear?"<p>"We have taken things like error in word recognition down from about 23 percent to 8 …

Hack | A typeface designed for source code

Hack has deep roots in the libre, open source typeface community and includes the contributions of the Bitstream Vera & DejaVu projects.<p>The face has …

Six Tips for Chrome DevTools

<i>The following is a guest post by Umar Hansa. Umar has a newsletter I'm a fan of and graciously offered to write this guest post in that style. I'll</i> …

60 Lovely Workspace Illustrations [Freebie]

2 min read<p>Share on Twitter or LinkedIn<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. …

Graphic Design

This Tumblr recreates film posters in emoji

How do you translate overly-complicated tentpole films into something even iMessage obsessives can understand? Enter Emoji Films, a Tumblr that has recreated iconic film posters in emoji. Distilling some of the most iconic scenes into shareable visuals ain’t easy, but whoever is behind Emoji Films …