I used to do this more, and varied the topics more widely. This is a small selection of the things I care enough to write about—keeping the old when appropriate.
Web design and development certainly wasn't taken seriously for a long time. I struggled with this career and how it was seen, but not for all of the same reasons as the original author.
I don't want to claim to be anti-Tailwind, because I really do find utilitiy classes to be useful in some circumstances, but looking at the giant block of classes on Tailwind-based sites is mind numbing.
Hoping that Decap CMS works out ok so that I'm not constantly updating blog posts locally.
Now that Vue 3 with the composition API is standard, and Nuxt 3 is stable, it became time for a total update and redesign—and it is happening largely in the open.
So I think I fit into the front-of-the-front-end paradigm when it comes to my career.
It feels impossible, but the end of democratic norms looks probable within the decade.
Looking for a way to pull in projects from GitHub, I grabbed all repos with the GitHub API and sorted by what I needed.
Organizing Nuxt’s built-in content with array sorting.
This has been a bit of a wild two years. Life disrupted and changed, friends lost. It has been hard to keep up with tech.
I’m now taking advantage of Nuxt’s built-in content handling features.
Building my personal site with a more modern development experience.
This is a short story about what happened to the U.S. economy since the end of World War II.
A book discussing a murky period in human history, and provides a very interesting backdrop to our development.
On creating a fully responsive site that scales just about every element based on browser width.
Making the setup of a new workstation a little easier for my future self.
Wherever possible there must be independent confirmation of the “facts.”
A little prescriptive, but definitely accurate.
Noise makes it very difficult to test either practical or academic theories about the way that financial or economic markets work.
You probably didn’t scroll all the way down here, did you?
I’m certain a UBI is needed in the future, but this study claims automating jobs away might not happen as soon as suggested.
Fun ways to make a boxy, grid-based medium a bit more exciting.
Conversational skills seem lacking. This might help.
As a professional I have made the switch and wow oh wow is it an amazing collaborative tool.
Web development is getting very complex.
Working on the front of the front end.
The fact that liberalism has become rote is central to our problem.
Web development is complex, and tools to solve problems might be overcomplicating things.
I am glad 2020 forced this man out of office.
Learn the medium you’re working with.
I do not totally agree with this take.
We should all learn the medium we work with.
Income inequality is an increasingly difficult problem to pin down.
I do not agree with this take.
Classic Trolley Problem solutions