Zhi He

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The worst CSS practices - and how to avoid them

I love reading articles and snippets to find the latest and greatest in CSS, but the reality is that many of us are on growing teams, dealing with …

HTML5 Needs a New Animation API to Compete with Native

The HTML5 vs native OS performance debate simply will not die — and for good reason! <b>We currently don’t have the API we need to build fluid animations</b> …

CSS True Titles

The opening titles to the show True Detective are incredible. CSS contains the building blocks necessary to create a similar style title sequence. I …

Tackle Any Problem With These 3 Questions

Warren Berger, author of A More Beautiful Question, collected the provocative questions top designers, tech innovators, and entrepreneurs ask themselves to spark creativity.<p>In previous posts, I shared questions that can help overcome fear of failure and others aimed at identifying your creative or …

Designing for a platform

Future-proof, responsive, customizable & brandable™<p>Long awaited were the days when we didn’t have to take down the servers to push a design or code …

Code Guide by @mdo

HTML attributes should come in this particular order for easier reading of code.<p>class<br>• id, name<br>• data-*<br>• src, for, type, href, value<br>• title, alt<br>• role, …

10 Tips To Really Succeed After Graduating

When you graduate, getting that first job seems like the only thing that matters. That is, until you work at it a while, and you realize that getting paid to use your degree–which once made you feel so lucky and satisfied–doesn’t equate to professional or personal happiness. Suddenly, you’re not …

7 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do with CSS

7 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do with CSS<p>By David Walsh on<p>29<p>CSS and JavaScript, believe it or not, are starting to overlap as CSS adds more …

How to make absolute positioned elements overlap their overflow hidden parent | Front / Back

I believe, every front-end developer encountered this situation, at least once. Let's say you need to absolute position something… And then you try …

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How we change what others think,believe, feel and do

How To Use 10 Psychological Theories To Persuade People

Influence your audience without feeling sleazy about it with these tips on social media.<p>What are we really talking about when we’re talking about conversions?<p>Persuasion, right? Influence.<p>When we talk about conversions, we are, most of the time, discussing ways we can be more persuasive, more …

Reading Position Indicator | CSS-Tricks

By Pankaj Parashar On May 7, 2014 JavaScript, reading position<p><i>The following is a guest post by Pankaj Parashar. Pankaj has written here before, last</i> …

Remote Graphic Design Jobs and Projects for Freelance Designers

Remote Graphic Design Alerts That Help Subscribers Find Their Favorite Clients<p>Turn On the Spigot of Design Clients for Your Business. Sign up for …

Sass Mixins to Kickstart Your Project — SitePoint

Mixins are great, aren’t they? They are like functions that output CSS. According to the Sass docs:<p>Mixins allow you to define styles that can be …

6 Common Problems With The UX Process, And 6 Solutions!

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 Master The Fine Art Of Small Talk

Move beyond the weather to make small talk less painful and more productive. Here are five things that great conversationalists know.<p>Small talk gets a bad reputation. To avoid this allegedly meaningless drivel, people skip networking events. Or, almost as bad, they attend, but talk to the three …

Reimagining Codecademy.com

Our 10 Design Principles<p>We have recently launched a considerable redesign of Codecademy.com, which you can read about in detail in our blog. Now, we …

Responsive Design: Getting Advanced Filtering Right

A practical example<p>Designing user interfaces for filtering content lists can be very challenging, especially when dealing with a lot of different …

DRY-ing Out Your Sass Mixins

One of the most powerful features of the CSS preprocessor Sass is the mixin, an abstraction of a common pattern into a semantic and reusable chunk. …

Web Design

15 Helpful Web Design Lessons You Can Learn From YouTube

Whether you’re a professional or a newbie designer, <b>continuously learning and perfecting your skills</b> will help you become an even better one. Being a …

The Secret of Fast Programming: Stop Thinking

When I talk to developers about code complexity, they often say that they <i>want</i> to write simple code, but deadline pressure or underlying issues mean …

Headphones

Eight Strategies For Tackling Legacy Code You Didn’t Write

By Anna Nicolaou7 minute Read<p>Most developers have at least heard this axiom before: “Programs must be written for people to read, and only …

The Art & Science of Great Website Color Selection — SitePoint

Website designers often struggle over the selection of colors. With roughly ten million discernible colors to choose from, it’s no surprise that the …

12 Little

CSS is not an overly complex language. But even if you’ve been writing CSS for many years, you probably still come across new things — properties …

Add Contextual Menu on Your Website With HTML5

The contextual menu is the menu that is listed when you right-click on your computer screen. The menu usually <b>comprises of shortcuts</b> for some of our …

Marketing Yourself - Tips On How To Leverage Your Weak Points

Nobody’s perfect. Nobody needs to be. We all have weaknesses. <b>Those weaknesses are the very fuel that can drive us forward</b>. Humankind has done this …

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