Tags: javascript



Class teacher

When abstraction becomes obfuscation.

Backdoor Service Workers

The tragedy of the iframe commons.

On the side

My Clearleft colleagues are an inspiration.

Sticky headers

A few things to remember if you’re going to using position:fixed.

Thank you, jQuery

The JavaScript library that led the way.

A wager on the web

What’s the worst that could happen?

A little progress

Some code to show a progress bar for file uploads.

A web for everyone

The reality of unevenly-distributed browser features isn’t a bug, it’s a feature.

Accessible progressive disclosure revisited

From buttons to links.


They’re just restin’.

Accessible progressive disclosure

Using ARIA attributes to power JavaScript functionality.

Handling redirects with a Service Worker

A bugfix for Chrome’s errant behaviour.


A little pattern of enhancement.

Service Worker notes

Jotting down some observations.

Small lessons, loosely learned

Softly softly, grokky JavaScript.

Where to start?

Fallbacks and enhancements are fundamentally different things.

Cache-limiting in Service Workers …again

Trying to figure out which event to use as a trigger.

Cache-limiting in Service Workers

This should work in theory. It doesn’t work in practice.

My first Service Worker

Enhancing my site with the niftiest new technology.

Whatever works for you

There are many ways to style a cat.

On The Verge

Verging on the ridiculous.

100 words 080

Day eighty.

100 words 019

Day nineteen.

100 words 010

Day ten.

A question of timing

Incrementally improving the perceived performance of Ajax interactions.

Angular momentum

Assume a perfectly spherical web browser…

Just what is it that you want to do?

Progressive, not regressive, enhancement.

Be progressive

Progressive enhancement, developer convenience, and isomorphic JavaScript.

Polyfills and products

Trying to write long-lasting code when you’re working in an agency.

A new website for dConstruct 2014

A handsome redesign with a touch of playfulness.


Whither Google Analytics and Do Not Track?

Making progress

A simple little pattern for form submissions.

Brighton workshops

Seb and Remy will be dropping knowledge bombs.

Async, Ajax, and animation

Hijax, Youjax, we all jax for Pjax.


The web is not a platform.

Hackfarming Tiny Planner

Hold me closer.


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The ghost of browsers past

Delving into old-fashioned parsing rules.


Applying progressive enhancement to responsive navigation patterns.

Responsive and Responsible by Scott Jehl

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

A question of style

The only correct coding style is the one everyone is agreeing to use.

When is a link not a link?

When it’s a void.

Canvas sparklines

Scripting Tufte’s bite-sized charts.

Full fathom frontal

A day of front-end fun in Brighton.

Scrollin’, scrollin’, scrollin’

Keep them updates scrollin’.

Generating placeholders from datalists

Some JavaScript to spruce up forms in HTML5 documents.

Conditional CSS

The results are in. Here’s what you came up with to solve the problem of conditional loading with CSS.

Conditionally loading content

Conditional loading is a great technique for responsive designs but we need a better way of communicating between CSS and JavaScript.

Months and years

Progressively enhancing form fields.

Clean conditional loading

Tidying up some code I used in a 24 Ways article.


The web is agreement.

The good new days

Everything new is old again.

Lazy loading on Huffduffer

Lazy responsiveness or responsive laziness.


Another way of ensuring Internet Explorer gets your layout styles.

Orientation and scale

Attempting to patch a bug in Mobile Safari.

Going Postel

How hash-bang URLs violate the robustness principle.

The URI is the thing

My name is Jeremy and I am a URL fetishist.

DOM Scripting, second edition

My first book has been updated (though not by me).

JavaScript jamboree

Whacky and wonderful JavaScript experiments.

Full Frontal

Be in Brighton on November 20th.

Ajax workshop in NYC

Learn DOM Scripting and Ajax in the Big Apple.


Brighton misses Joe Clark.

Transcribing podcasts

Making podcasts accessible.