Archive: 2018

Workshops

Three upcoming workshops on field research, web animation, and responsive web typography.

Timing

Thanks, Apple. Thapple.

That new-book smell

Going Offline.

Technical balance

Why I had two technical editors working with me on Going Offline, with opposite levels of experience.

The audience for Going Offline

A book about service workers that doesn’t assume any prior knowledge of JavaScript.

Table of Contents for Going Offline

From zero to service worker hero in nine short chapters.

2001 + 50

The fiftieth anniversary of the greatest film ever made.

Live-blogging An Event Apart Seattle

A run-down of the talks I managed to document.

Understandable excitement

Why I get more excited about new CSS features and JavaScript APIs than I do about new frameworks, libraries, or build tools.

Designing Progressive Web Apps by Jason Grigsby

A presentation at An Event Apart Seattle 2018.

Navigating Team Friction by Lara Hogan

A presentation at An Event Apart Seattle 2018.

Announcing Going Offline from A Book Apart

I’ve written a book about service workers for web designers. You can pre-order it now.

Everything You Know About Web Design Just Changed by Jen Simmons

A presentation at An Event Apart Seattle 2018.

Fit For Purpose: Making Sense of the New CSS by Eric Meyer

A presentation at An Event Apart Seattle 2018.

Graduating to Grid by Rachel Andrew

A presentation at An Event Apart Seattle 2018.

Scenario-Driven Design Systems by Yesenia Perez-Cruz

A presentation at An Event Apart Seattle 2018.

Digital Marketing Strategies for the Busy “Web Master” by Sarah Parmenter

A presentation at An Event Apart Seattle 2018.

Beyond Engagement: the Content Performance Quotient by Jeffrey Zeldman

A presentation at An Event Apart Seattle 2018.

Links from a talk

Hyperlinks for the curious.

A workshop on building for resilience

The progressive web: a day-long workshop.

Minimal viable service worker

Boosting performance with a general-purpose service worker script.

Just change it

Pull requests to remove the word “just” from documentation.

Faraway February

One month in less than one minute.

Offline itineraries with service workers

Turbo-boosting travel sites into progressive web apps.

Ends and means

The best lack all conviction, while the worst are full of passionate intensity.

Global Diversity CFP Day—Brighton edition

This Saturday, February 3rd—come one, come all!

Famous first words

Hello, world.

GDPR and Google Analytics

Do you have permission for those third-party scripts?

Design ops for design systems

Defining the damn thing.

Needs must

The tension between developer convenience and user needs.

Heisenberg

JavaScript and the observer effect.

Analysing analytics

Ain’t no third party like a Google Analytics third party.

Words I wrote in 2017

Best of the blog.

Food I ate in 2017

Portugal, Singapore …and Brighton.