I finally got my first codepen.io account, and created some CSS Facebook Chat heads. You can check out the pen, and play around with it.
A better responsive sidebar mglaman Mon, 03/18/2013 - 14:35
Sidebar content always gives me a little twinge when it comes to responsive design. Typically a left sidebar will end up stacking directly above the content and a right sidebar directly below. This can be fine, unless your left sidebar has 5 different content areas and now the user has to scroll two screen lengths just to read an article. Or the right sidebar has an important call-to-action you apparent to each visitor, but it resides underneath the content on a mobile device.
Modern IE, Aptana and SVN, and Responsive...Fonts? mglaman Tue, 02/19/2013 - 22:51
Here is a quick roundup of some interesting links for just the beginning of the week: modern.ie is a site by Microsoft basically saying "Sorry we've been ruining your life, we're going to act like we know about web standards now." In all honesty though, I give Microsoft respect for at least attempting to clean up their previous embarrassments.
With WordPress 3.5 came an awesome revamp of the media library that allows users to easily place a photo gallery from new and old images within the media library. The gallery shortcode was introduced and provides quite a few different features, all available from a user interface and not just shortcode attributes. There are a few things missing from the user interface that can let you make the most out of your photo galleries.
Responsive Images mglaman Tue, 02/05/2013 - 22:31
Responsive design is all about the ever growing number of mobile devices that individuals can view a website on. Creating a fluid grid system to adapt to these different screen resolutions and widths is a major undertaking. CSS3 and modern browsers have made it easier to migrate away from image heavy websites; however, photos speak a thousand words and clients will want larger header images or photographs.