Gifify: A Random GIF Tooltip Library
While editing How to Survive a CMS Migration, my editor Alison Buki recommended some phrases should link to GIFs. The approach added necessary emphasis, but felt that said implementation interrupted the reader's flow, creating a flawed user experience.
Blend Modes: What they are and how to use them
Although blend modes were initially born in the darkroom, Photoshop and the rise of widely available graphical editing software in the early 2000s pushed these techniques in new and experimental directions.
You can usually find me with my headphones on, listening to something like French rap, Japanese pop, or comedic vlogs. Sadly, not everything is available on streaming medias, such as Spotify or SoundCloud. To remedy this problem, I’ve built a Chrome extension that enables users to play YouTube Playlists without opening a YouTube tab.
Surviving CMS Migrations
Like a zombie apocalypse, a CMS migration tests your adaptability under severe stress. The long hours, the multi-team collaboration, and the constant changes leave you feeling less than alive. Here are some tips to prevent the zombie transformation.
Back in November, my portfolio site crashed. However, losing my portfolio was the best thing that could have happened because it effectively forced me to stop putting off a redesign. Starting from scratch, what I wound up with was a massive design and development overhaul. Here’s how it went down