Link archive: January 16th, 2014

Flexbox for forms - German for black

Here’s a clever use of flexbox: have a form field stretch to fill up most of the space and a button fill up what’s left.

kimono : Turn websites into structured APIs from your browser in seconds

This tool for building ScrAPIs is an interesting development—the current trend for not providing a simple API (or even a simple RSS feed) is being interpreted as damage and routed around.

speaking.io

Some easily-digestible nuggets of advice on public speaking.

A Dive Into Plain JavaScript

A nice introduction to writing vanilla JavaScript, especially if you’re used to using jQuery.

DevDocs

A handy one-stop-shop for documentation on web technologies.