I really enjoy the point http://bettermotherfuckingwebsite.com is making. The more tools, plugins, libraries and other shit we introduce into building a website, the harder we make it on ourselves.
I attended the Syntax Conference 2017 in Charleston, SC earlier this month. The event was fantastic, well designed and planned. The sessions were very informative and topical. The city of Charleston is a great town, full of history. Take a glance at the conference here And think about attending next year
Frontend developing is becoming more and more complicated. Thanks to Chris Coyier, he lays out the future in a very realistic way: What is the Future of Front End Web Development?
It’s in, the 2017 Developer Survey from StackOverflow! Packed with goodness, read it and enjoy: https://stackoverflow.com/insights/survey/2017/
Building a mobile and web app with one codebase – dream come true. Read more about it here: A Glimpse Into The Future With React Native For Web
Great document here: Front-End Performance Checklist 2017 (PDF, Apple Pages)
I thought it’d make it easier for everyone to contact our Representative! Download Vcard (VCF) file with Rodney Davis’ contact information.
If you love optimizing like I do, read this list: Front-End Performance Checklist 2017 (PDF, Apple Pages)
Smashing published a wonderful overview of sending emails. Sending emails sounds simple, but there is a lot to consider (types of emails, spam, email clients your users use, CAN-SPAM Act compliance, etc…). An Introduction To Building And Sending HTML Email For Web Developers
If you watch the difference between the 2015 and 2016 versions, it’s palpable. We seemed to have much more hope going into 2016 then going out.