In a career of 20 years, the more things change the more they stay the same.
A quick start on how to work with Visual Framework 2.0 CSS, JS and structure your HTML — and lots of links to learn more.
Eleventy notes that it, "works great with data — use both front matter and external data files" but the static site generator stops short of working well with upstream in-memory data objects for local development.
An ontology to document, plan, define and implement CAM magic.
Alphanumeric data works well for programmatic query, but less so for direct human consumption. What if a font was designed specifically with life sciences data in mind?
Not yet stable yet, but has some compelling features.
What does it mean to 'do UX' with our Content Action Model? Beyond the buzz.
Beyond the Core Content Model and into organisations, actions.
Wiring ‘ugly truth’ UX diagnostics for better web strategy & IA.
Here's a quick comparison between, Plex, Helvetica, Fira and a couple of other stand-ins.
Depending on your work, you may find yourself needing to video conference with a few or many people. While most any video platform and kit can work great for one-to-one video calls, I'd like to share lessons learnt in my previous roles and during my time in EMBL-EBI's Web Development team.
I'll tragically ignore Stockholm and highlight inclusion, embracing and enabling.
Resisting entropy and preparing for change by binding content to mission.
As is apt for us web types, I've given a reboot to my professional website.
Using 'brand archetecture' at the heart of identitity design.
The results were immediate: the site launched in the fall shopping season and saw a doubling of conversion rates from visitors — compared to both the previous months and previous fall sales — and that pace has held strong.
Six years ago my then roommate and I founded TheDigitel on the idea that the future of news was changing and that the service was in curating and linking content, and that curation was going to be bigger than the massive link mills then in existence.
Configuring a second ethernet adapter on an Ubuntu EC2 VPC instance.
Postfix, it's used with many a LAMP stack to send out messages from a site, unfortunately it's prone to relaying many spam messages out of the box.
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