Tag Archives: front-end

Link dump from #SassConf


A few of my favorite links from SassConf. CSS Spinners (a cute site!) http://css-spinners.com/#/spinners/ True library https://github.com/ericam/true (ZOMG TESTING) Our eyes are biased re: light and dark colors. However, there is a Compass plugin that will help you with that: https://github.com/timhettler/compass-yiq-color-contrast; and compass is going to use YIQ in the future to determine “light” and “dark” colors. Libsass! […]

Compass sprites and retina displays #sass


I’ve been doing a lot more work lately on the mobile web, that is, specifically targeting mobile devices. As if I needed more reasons to love Compass, it also makes it easy to optimize your sprites for retina and non-retina displays. Adam Brodzinski has open sourced a @mixin that will rock your world. Back up — remind […]

Just JavaScript: Prototyping with Node and Express


Last night, I gave a little talk about prototyping and Express at Node.ph’s holiday presentations. A very nice event, and I really enjoyed listening to all the presentations. Here are the resources from mine. . @pamasaur at @nodephilly talking about prototyping with Balasamiq, justinmind proto.io twitter.com/gdiphilly/stat… — GirlDevelopIt Philly (@gdiphilly) December 14, 2012   The […]

CSS3 to make pretty buttons


This is taken from here. The CSS: .send { border: 1px solid #E2A812; border-radius: 4px; box-shadow: 0 1px 0 rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.1), 0 1px 0 rgba(255, 255, 255, 0.4) inset; color: white; cursor: pointer; display: inline-block; font-size: 36px; font-weight: bold; width: 100%; height: 100px; line-height: 11px; outline: 0 none; padding: 5px 9px 6px; text-align: […]