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Retweeted by Chris CoyierI’d be remiss if I didn’t note that I live in the town with the last Blockbuster @gumnos We have a smidge on it few months ago, I was frustrated at not being able to attend developer events because of visa challenges. Some re…
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Excellent bike tour with Lev at @Cogwild today. So much to explore out here and so far for me to level up.guy was wearing a heatmap T-shirt with all the heavy click areas on his nipples @andrea_r @daljo628 I have now learned, much later, that have a big special sewing machine, not an extraordinarily long bodily arm.i do what i want*, †, ‡, §, ‖, ¶
@andrea_r @daljo628 Just in the quilting for the money, fantasic. I was imagining some man vs machines stuff. Or l… a quilt show current status - woah quilts are cooler than i thought - i should totally make a Conway’s game of… @_drewpowers I have barely touched it! I've just watched a bunch of talks and played with demos and stuff. I'm at… GraphQL Guide @sallyhal3 @CodePen Lovely idea!I spent way too much time on this @CodePen using the power of #css grid and variables. Check it out and let me kn…
Retweeted by Chris CoyierYesterday marked the two year anniversary of A Comprehensive Guide to Font Loading Strategies:…
Retweeted by Chris Coyier"SVG Pattern Doodler with SVG & PNG export" by Niklas Knaack
Retweeted by Chris Coyier423 days later, finally relaunching the new and improved Women Who Design: a directory of accomplished women in the…
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@rsm Required by law?!Clever little API testing tool from @terabaud @theory11 (Forms is the challenge this week as well! New prompt on Monday.) @chriscoyier @theory11 Done, with CSS only :)
Retweeted by Chris Coyier @chriscoyier @theory11 I would probably try to do it with a single SVG, using the technice @MikeRiethmuller describ…
Retweeted by Chris Coyier @Lady_Ada_King @theory11 Yeah then you get that 9-slice scaling stuff going on which seems like this would be a great use case for! @WebEngine_DSF @theory11 Honestly that's probably how I'd do it as it seems kinda robust that way. @cassidoo @theory11 If only we had FOUR pseudo elements haha @glass Yeah that was RAW @shortdiv @Netlify Heck yes, congrats!I saw a neat looking login form on @theory11 this morning so I took a crack at it Not quit… @NathanFGao It would be helpful for you to go into more detail there. I find it particularly unhelpful to armchair… know how we're always like "careful out there on the internets, thar be terrible JavaScript dragons." (Referri… @chriscoyier I got inspired by this and designed an updated version, fixing some of the problems: - Added notches…
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@codinghorror @MaxCDN Good to know. Kinda hoping to not rock the boat too much since it's largely working fine, but… use @MaxCDN? They tell me they don't have there own SSL certs anymore, so you gotta buy one and upload it t… I really enjoy pairing with: - don't act like know-it-alls - openly admit if they don't know something - try t…
Retweeted by Chris CoyierHave you seen Stripe's slick animated navigation? @alex_holachek re-created it in React.
Retweeted by Chris CoyierI learned about Fitts Law in grad school. In a desktop interface the easiest spots to hit are the corners and edges…
Retweeted by Chris Coyier @bluetidepro @CodePen @timsabat @alexquez @rachsmithtweets @MMosley @jake_albaugh Or you could try XHRing it and dr… @bluetidepro @CodePen @timsabat @alexquez @rachsmithtweets @MMosley @jake_albaugh
Working on some CSS-only sprites on @CodePen, inspired by Pokémon Quest! I’m going to try and do all 151 Gen 1 Poké…
Retweeted by Chris CoyierOn the topic of One-Offs in design/dev, I like to refer to them as “First Of’s”. It might be the only one right now…
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Retweeted by Chris CoyierSoooo @CodePen just did a super awesome thing and made a #PassThePen channel for us in Spectrum!…
Retweeted by Chris Coyierthis is the most perfect piece of internet art I have ever seen
Retweeted by Chris CoyierLittle more _blogging_ about all this "unused" business: first beta of Fluid 2.0 is available here. 2.0 is a significant re-write using Apple's newer WebKit2 API with p…
Retweeted by Chris CoyierBlogged about a random day of development work. Just, ya know, cause blogging is fun.Deep dive into non-web hyperlinks today by Atishay Jain. Like, it's possible to register/use csstricks:// linksInteresting way to handle payment plan choice on Polldaddy. about right! Random Day in the Life of a #Developer | via @chriscoyier at CSS-Tricks
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⭐️Thrilled to announce my Working with Atomic Design and @patternlabio course on @AquentGymnasium!…
Retweeted by Chris CoyierWe moved over to using headless Chrome for all our screenshots on @CodePen, by way of @browserless. 📻 about it:… @atomgroom @CodePen Maybe! One way to do right now is a quick .fetch() for it and plop it in the document. @bastianallgeier @getkirby Thanks! @bastianallgeier @getkirby Hey you have a screenshot of that handy?
Lets flip that meme around: what’s something that should be obvious, but your profession seems to misunderstand?
Retweeted by Chris CoyierEp319: A grab bag @WordPress'y questions. Thanks @jetpack and @LogRocket for sponsoring.
Retweeted by Chris CoyierI wrote a thing about the CSS Houdini and the CSS Paint API! You should defo check it out 🤓 Also big hat tip to…
Retweeted by Chris Coyier @CCDzine @wp_acf Thanks so much Greg! @bastianallgeier @getkirby Nice. That in-context stuff seems to be a big deal. @brad_frost That seems like a very common approach! They seem to like the direct context? @CCDzine @wp_acf Ah yeah that's a great point. Do you have a screenshot of any of those fields? @ErskineRob @CraftCMS Nice! @_drewpowers Homework! Clever. @donohoe Neat.Say you build a website for a client that was intended for _them to update themselves_. How do you teach them how… are probably the most beautiful things I've built with #CSS #lineargradient ! 😀 (However, the effect only w…
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Still one of my favorite posts: "Mediocre ideas, showing up, and persistence" by @chriscoyier
Retweeted by Chris Coyier📝New Post: Another quasi-review about a book that has inspired much thinking over the past year: The Righteous Mind…
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This might be the slowest CSS animation ever to be created because it moves at the speed of, well, the moon. 😀 Real…
Retweeted by Chris Coyier @davidwalshblog @code Been loving it for quite some time. Here's my setup if you're interested,
Retweeted by Chris CoyierFirst I was like "oh cool, @figmadesign made an on-brand 404 page with an allusion to bezier handles..". Then I th…
Retweeted by Chris CoyierIf styling a navigation toggle button using CSS grid is wrong, hey, I don't want to be right…
Retweeted by Chris CoyierImagining what it would look like when Picasso signed his works. SVG strokes and clipping paths on @Codepen for thi…
Retweeted by Chris CoyierHere is a color gradient generator made with #vuejs @codepen
Retweeted by Chris Coyier🐍 The Web Animation Community with Adam Kuhn @cobra_winfrey --> #uxdesign #cssanimation
Retweeted by Chris Coyier @malchata Lol that’s so awesome @dryan Fair @shshaw 4lyfe