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BEM css

August 12, 2017 9:58 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

I don’t really write BEM css. Oh, in case you don’t know, BEM is a css structure/philosophy Google really likes. BEM philosophy was created to develop sites which should be launched fast and supported for a long time. It helps.....


List of free CORS proxy server

July 7, 2017 3:27 pm Published by 2 Comments

Do you need to fetch contents from http server or use API that only offers http connection? If the API provider does not offer https connection, you have to set up a CORS proxy server. Well, I don’t do server.....


How to solve mixed-content warning

June 14, 2017 10:34 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Do you have legacy contents and apps that call resources from HTTP? When your secured (i.e., HTTPS) webpage or application tries to load assets from insecure source, chrome and other browsers display this security warning message. An obvious solution would.....


Guys I follow to learn front-end development

June 4, 2017 3:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Jake Archibald Jake doesn’t write often but when he writes, he provides extremely insightful and through information. https://jakearchibald.com/ https://github.com/jakearchibald David Walsh https://davidwalsh.name/ https://github.com/darkwing I’ve learned so much javascript from David Walsh that it’s not even funny. Todd Motto https://toddmotto.com/ https://github.com/toddmotto.....


The `:focus-within` Pseudo Class

May 16, 2017 3:42 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Nice find by Ian Devlin: The :focus-within pseudo class becomes active when an element itself has focus or if any of its descendants does. Selecting a parent element based on children is lonnng awaited. The crown jewel of that is.....


Decoupled CMS

April 30, 2017 5:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Decoupled CMS, also known as headless CMS, has its front-end component (the head) removed, and what remains is a backend delivering content via an RESTful API. Because of its backend-only nature, it does not care about how the content is.....


var vs let

April 2, 2017 1:49 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

You may think that let is the new var with an exception that let does not allow hoisting. This was my original understanding also last year. However, I learned recently that there are other differences as well. Take a look.....


Jekyll vs. Hugo

March 4, 2017 3:11 pm Published by 2 Comments

While static websites was the beginning of the Internet, aka www, modern static website generation is just getting started. Why static site generator? Static site generators are a great choice for blogs and other content that do not require dynamic.....