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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. David Walsh I’ve learned so much javascript from David Walsh that it’s not even funny. Todd Motto

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.....

HTTP /2 anti-patterns

February 21, 2017 10:33 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The web has changed dramatically over the last decade, yet the backbone of the web – HTTP, hasn’t been changed. HTTP/1.1 has got various limitations and web developers have always worked around those, Performance issue in terms of bandwidth utilization.....

Webpack 2

January 10, 2017 5:55 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Webpack is my current module bundler. Webpack 1 wasn’t able to parse ES2015 modules, so Babel would convert them into CommonJS. I really hated this workflow. Webpack 2 can parse ES2015 modules, and is able to eliminate dead code based.....

Google Earth VR

November 16, 2016 7:27 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Google Earth VR lets you explore the world from totally new perspectives in virtual reality. Stroll the streets of Tokyo, soar over the Grand Canyon, or walk around the Eiffel Tower. This virtual reality app lets you see the world’s.....