Pressing On

Well, it’s official! This September I’m leaving my Web Developer job at Places for People and studying two days a week at Valley Academy! I’ve had an incredible four years there and learnt so much about programming and I wouldn’t change any of it. I’m so glad I got to work on Cirrus and other […]


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Design in the Open

In the past 10 or so years of me working on things for the web, I have been so thankful for people who have contributed to allow me to do what I do.

Cirrus

Capture complaints. Improve customer satisfaction. Drive service improvement.

FoundationNavWalker for WordPress

Zurb’s Foundation rocks. It’s a really simple framework to quickly build sites on, with less basic styling than Bootstrap, and one of my favourite things is the built in off-canvas menu.

Sass

I have recently discovered the wonderful CSS preprocessor that is Sass.

Faster page loading with Pronto

More and more sites are now using HTML5’s pushState to speed up page loading.

Active Directory in .NET

This little snippet from Ian Atkinson really helped me when I was trying to update a user’s Active Directory details from my work’s corporate intranet.