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wherein yours truly talks smack on infrequent occasions.

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It’s been a long week. This morning, Erika filled the sink with soapy water to soak the dishes. She did this because our brand-new dishwasher is sitting, disconnected, in our living room. Yesterday The dishwasher installers were supposed to come between 11 and 3. I called the Home Depot to ask where they were. They […]

A SASS Mixin to accommodate @font-face fallbacks

I’m a fan of webfonts, like just about every designer and developer out there. I actually am more of a fan, though—I consider them essential on mobile experiences as well. Figure out a way to reduce your bandwidth and include a custom font. Makes all the difference. Assuming you can use it well. In the […]

Can I use type in an image?

Mary Iannotti gave a good overview of the seemingly simple task of putting images on your website this week at the Boulder WordPress Meetup. It can be hard for someone who hasn’t gotten used to it, to understand the relationships between image dimensions, file size, web page loading speed, and so on. It can also […]