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Indie Web Camp Brighton 2016

A jolly weekend of talking and making.

Save the dates for Indie Web Camp Brighton 2016

September 24th and 25th. Be there and be square.

The Progressive Web App Dev Summit

A field report from Amsterdam.

Amsterdam Brighton Amsterdam

Bouncing between the beach and the canal.

Indie Web Camp Düsseldorf

Two years in a row at the excellent Sipgate offices in Düsseldorf.

Moderating EnhanceConf 2016

I had the honour being Master of Ceremonies at the world’s first conference dedicated to progressive enhancement.

Enhance! Conf!

The first conference dedicated to progressive enhancement.

Full Meaning Ampersand

Brighton has been positively bursting with excellent events lately.

Rosa and Dot

Finding Ada …right here in Brighton.

Links from a talk

Further reading related to my talk at An Event Apart Austin.

Far afield

What a day! What a lovely Responsive Field Day!

Brighton in September

The digital festival is in full swing.

Brighton Homebrew Website Club

Come along to the inaugural meetup in our treehouse.

Video video

Relive Responsive Day Out 3 in the form of moving images

Indie Web Camp Brighton 2015

A thoroughly enjoyable weekend with a lovely group of people.

Edge words

Talking about progressive enhancement without talking about progressive enhancement.

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Day ninety seven.

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Day ninety three.

What a day out! What a lovely responsive day out!

Thank you, thank you, thank you.

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Day eighty nine.

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Day eighty five.

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Day eighty.

Indie Web Camp Brighton 2015

Save the dates: July 11th-12th.

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Day sixty five.

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Day sixty.

Small independent pieces, loosely joined

Lessons learned from Indie Web Camp Germany.

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Day forty nine.

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Day forty four.

The shape of Responsive Day Out 3: The Final Breakpoint

Bringing the conference series to a close with a bang!

Complete line-up for Responsive Day Out 3

Lyza is speaking! Squee!

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Day eleven.

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Day nine.

Codebar Brighton

Ongoing events in Brighton.

Responsive Day Out tickets tomorrow

24 hours ‘till tickets go on sale.

Tickets for the last Responsive Day Out

Get ready to pounce on March 3rd.

Lining up Responsive Day Out 3

Two-thirds of the way there.

Events in 2015

Keep June 19th free in your diary.

Stupid brain

Brain betrayal in Brooklyn.


What I did at Science Hack Day San Francisco.

On tour

Thank you, Europe. Next stop, America.

Indie Web Camp UK 2014

A productive weekend.

This week in Brighton

Reasons To Be Creative, Dots, Improving Reality, Indie Web Camp, Maker Faire, Laser Synths, and of course, dConstruct.

Anab Jain at dConstruct

The line-up for this year’s dConstruct just gets better and better.


A pair of responsive design events in London.

Indie Web Camp Brighton

Right after dConstruct.

Cory Doctorow at dConstruct 2014

The wheel turns full circle.

A new website for dConstruct 2014

A handsome redesign with a touch of playfulness.


Responsive Day Out 2: The Squishening

Responsive Day Out activities

Welcome to Brighton.

Responsive Day Out 2: The Scheduling

Everything you need to know about your trip to the seaside.

The more the merrier at Responsive Day Out 2

Did you miss out on getting a ticket? It’s not too late!

Talking and travelling

Boston to Austin to Baltimore to San Diego.

Connections #2

Come along to chat about organisational stuff’n’shit.

24 hours to go

Grab your ticket for Responsive Day Out 2 tomorrow.

Notes from the edge

Thoughts prompted by the Edge Conference in London.

Return of the Responsive Day Out

It’s baaa-ack!

Brighton workshops

Seb and Remy will be dropping knowledge bombs.

Async, Ajax, and animation

Hijax, Youjax, we all jax for Pjax.

Connections: Weak Signals

Popping the Connections cherry in style at 68 Middle Street.


Thinky, thinky, talky, talky.


Three cities in two weeks.

Science Hack Day San Francisco

Getting excited and making things with science in the best possible venue.

CERN and the line-mode browser

Two days in geek paradise.

August in America, day twenty-five

Chicago, Illinois.

August in America, day twenty-four

Chicago, Illinois.

August in America, day four

Alexandria, Virginia.

August in America, day three

Alexandria, Virginia.

Brighton in September

Five weeks and counting to dConstruct 2013.

An Event Alarm

Banal Inception.


Rounding up some of Europe’s web gatherings.

Oh, what a Responsive Day Out that was!

Out of the park.

Responsive day soon

Counting down the days.

Designing for Touch by Josh Clark

Liveblogging Josh’s talk at An Event Apart in Atlanta.

Responsive and Responsible by Scott Jehl

Liveblogging Scott’s talk at An Event Apart in Atlanta.

It’s a Write/Read Mobile Web by Luke Wroblewski

Liveblogging Luke’s talk at An Event Apart in Atlanta.

Billboards and Novels by Jon Tan

Liveblogging Jon’s talk at An Event Apart in Atlanta.

Strong Layout Systems by Eric Meyer

Liveblogging Eric’s talk at An Event Apart in Atlanta.

10 Commandments of Web Design by Jeffrey Zeldman

Liveblogging Jeffrey’s talk at An Event Apart in Atlanta.

Counting down to the Responsive Day Out

Just two weeks to go.

Responsive Day Out updates

A line-up change and an after-party.

More Responsive Day Out

Get a ticket while stocks last.

Responsive Day Out

Come on down to Brighton on March 1st, 2013. A great day out for £50!

Full fathom frontal

A day of front-end fun in Brighton.

Listen to Brighton SF

The audio (and transcript) is available for your listening (and reading) pleasure.

The mind-blowing awesomeness of dConstruct 2012

Preceded by the mind-blowing awesomeness of Brighton SF.

Maptales of Brighton

The places to be.

From Chicago to Brighton

Geeking it up on both sides of the Atlantic.


Brighton SF just got even better.

Countdown to September

Preparing for the Brighton Digital Festival.

Brighton SF

I’m gathering together some sci-fi authors the evening before dConstruct.

Austin Apart

A conference in Texas. No, not that one.

September in Brighton

The Brighton Digital Festival returns.


May: The Netherlands, Belgium, and Canada. June: nothing. July: Barcelona and Austin.

Questions for Mobilism

I’m going to be moderating two panel discussions. What should I ask the panelists?

Announcing dConstruct 2012

Save the date: September 7th, 2012 is going to be a fantastic day in Brighton.

Publishing Paranormal Interactivity

Read the transcript of my talk from An Event Apart 2010.

Retreat 4 Geeks 2012

Want to join me on a horse ranch in the Rockies?

The last show of the year

I left my Event Apart in San Francisco.

Speaking, not hacking

I had fun at Build in Belfast but alas, I didn’t make it to Science Hack Day in San Francisco.


New Amsterdam.

Improving Reality

Documenting the infinite loop between science fiction and reality in digital art, cinema and gaming.


Annoying iOS developers for fun and for serious.

Makers in Brighton

All the fun of the Maker Faire.

dConstruction of the Fables

dConstruct 2011 was great …in my opinion.


Putting content first by combining responsive design with the CSS3 flexible box layout module.

Responsive dConstruction

I’m preparing a workshop for dConstruct on responsive design.

Farewell to June

A look back and a look ahead.

Indie Web Camping

The dream of independent publishing is alive in Portland.


Conferences in the UK.


Five weeks ‘till Brighton goes type mad.

An Event Apart apart

Failing to explain what made An Event Apart in Boston so special to me.

All Our Yesterdays: the links

Hyperlinks of digital preservation.

Jared Spool: The Secret Lives of Links

Liveblogging Jared’s talk at An Event Apart in Boston.

Ethan Marcotte: The Responsive Designer’s Workflow

Liveblogging Ethan’s talk at An Event Apart in Boston.

Luke Wroblewski: Mobile Web Design Moves

Liveblogging Luke’s talk at An Event Apart in Boston.

Veerle Pieters: The Experimental Zone

Liveblogging Veerle’s talk at An Event Apart in Boston.

Whitney Hess: Design Principles — The Philosophy of UX

Liveblogging Whitney’s presentation at An Event Apart in Boston.

Jeffrey Zeldman: What Every Web Designer Should Know — A Better You At What You Do

Liveblogging Jeffrey’s opening talk at An Event Apart in Boston.

Principles Apart

Gathering many design principles into one document.


Revisiting the origins of the internet.


From Web Directions @media to Science Hack Day.

Tools of a different trade

Call yourself a web designer?

Article of doubt

Once again, the data shows confusion between sections and articles in HTML5.

Seattle Apart

Another excellent event apart.

Next month in HTML5

Join me at one of these locations.

Making Workshops for the Web

Behind the scenes of the latest Clearleft site.

The Scenius of Brighton

The geeky events just keep coming.

From Boston to London

Straight from An Event Apart to @media.

An Event Apart Boston, Day One

Wrapping up a day’s liveblogging and speaking

DIY UX: Give Your Users an Upgrade (Without Calling In a Pro)

Liveblogging Whitey Hess at An Event Apart Boston 2009.

Designing with Psychology in Mind

Liveblogging Joshua Porter at An Event Apart Boston 2009.

Thinking Small

Liveblogging Jason Santa Maria at An Event Apart Boston 2009.

Content First

Liveblogging Kristina Halvorson at An Event Apart Boston 2009.

Revealing Design Treasures from The Amazon

Liveblogging Jared Spool at An Event Apart Boston 2009.


Conference are like buses. Here come three at once.


Speaking and travelling.


Liveblogging the first ever PaperCamp in London.

The Rise of HTML5

All the cool kids are doing it.

An Event Apart, Day Two

Speaking and listening in San Francisco.

An Event Apart, Day One

Wrapping up a day’s liveblogging in San Francisco.

Implementing Design: Bulletproof A-Z

Liveblogging Dan Cederholm at An Event Apart San Francisco.

The Framework Age

Liveblogging Liz Danzico at An Event Apart San Francisco.

Shepherding Passionate Users

Liveblogging Heather Champ at An Event Apart San Francisco.

Web Application Hierarchy

Liveblogging Luke Wroblewski at An Event Apart San Francisco.

Storytelling by Design

Liveblogging Jason Santa Maria at An Event Apart San Francisco.

The Lessons of CSS Frameworks

Liveblogging Eric Meyer at An Event Apart San Francisco.

Understanding Web Design

Liveblogging Jeffrey Zeldman at An Event Apart San Francisco.

Geek out and about

Say it loud and say it proud.

She car go

A great conference in a great city.

Illinois apart

I’m going across the Atlantic again.

Microformats gone wild

You can’t swing a cat without hitting a microformat these days.

London calling

London yesterday, London tomorrow… I’ve turned into a commuter.

For want of a nail…

…the kingdom was lost.