GitHub Copilot Demo and Review
Managing the DOM to Automate the creation of Bootstrap 5 Indicators.
Hacking the Bootstrap 5 Carousel: Consistent Height Carousels with CSS Gradients and Object Fit
Building Sidebar Carousels with CSS by Hacking the Bootstrap Carousel
Understanding how React Hooks work with GraphQL using the Github GraphQL API
Best Web Developer Tools, Extensions and Modules to Get Started on your Next Web Design Project
Automate Image Compression for your Websites with the latest codecs using Squoosh from Google
CSS Tips and Tricks: Responsive content without media queries using CSS Clamp()
Bootstrap Icons - Free Icons for Web Design
Tailwind CSS vs Bootstrap-Is it time to switch?
JavaScript ES2020 New Features-Optional Chaining
The Recap - Github Universe Edition
Using LinkedIn Learning courses with Github Repos
Notyf, A JavaScript Notification Library that's fully customizable
How to manage your Software Development Career Q&A
Checking Out Bootstrap's NPM Starter Project
Bootstrap 5 Alpha 1. What's new and what to know if you're migrating.
Could this be the best new CSS Icon Library?
Tech Peeves: What makes you crazy about tech
Let's Play with Github's CodeSpaces
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The Lame Outage
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Facebook went down this week and I almost didn't notice, but I did come back to streaming with a new Toolbox Episode, some gems in the Toolbox Shorts and some other amazing tidbits.
Building a Layout with Pollen CSS and Alpine
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In this episode of the toolbox, I'm going to build a sample layout using Pollen, a simple, variable based CSS library that uses CSS Custom properties (otherwise known as variables). We'll combine this with Alpine.js, which will help us build the layout a lot quicker. It's Wednesday October 13 and this is episode 8 of the toolbox. Let's get started.
The Yes More
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This week, I remember another famous and infamous Panamenian who managed to do something great once he was unable to quit. I've been gone for a few weeks, so I'm slowly gearing back up to speed, so find out about my two upcoming toolbox episodes and some of my new courses.
The Broadcast Disaster
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I learned some great lessons about streaming while working for a company with a nightly live news show. Never before or since have I experienced the level of stress they've mastered and I'll never forget the lessons it taught me about the importance of staying cool under pressure.
What New Framework should you try next -- The Toolbox Ep 07
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In this episode of the toolbox, we take a look at Alpline.js. an up and coming frameworks that rewires your mind and like Tailwind CSS lets you do everything with only the HTML file. I’ve got lots of Toolbox shorts, GitHub tips and I’ll let you take a peek at what I’m working on next in JSL.
Bootstrap 5: Transitioning from Bootstrap 4
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Bootstrap 5 boasts a number of major changes and improvements to the popular front-end framework. If you've been curious about making the switch to Bootstrap 5, this course prepares you to tackle the migration process.
The Speedy Slowness
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Sometimes, the best way to get faster at something is to slow down and take the time to develop a process that will eventually pay off. I had a chance to rethink how I created a new series so it could be handled by a larger team of people. They say that slow is smooth and smooth is fast. Here's how I did it.
The Coolest Bootstrap 5.1 Features -- The Toolbox Ep 06
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In this episode of the toolbox, we're going to talk about some of the coolest features in bootstrap 5.1, like support for offCanvas in navbars, placeholders and stacks. In Toolbox Shorts we've got an amazing search engine for developers and a big change on how Google indexes titles. Plus demos of how to streamline your querySelectors and what's quite possibly the next big thing in CSS development. It's Wednesday, September 8, 1pm Eastern time...and this is episode 06. So, let's get tooling
The Changing History
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Time Travel is a dangerous concept...if you can change the past. This week, I ask the question...what would you be willing to give up to change the past? Plus, I've got a new GitHub course and a new some Tailwind related shorts.
Using CodeSpaces to Create a Jailwind JIT Environment -- The Toolbox Ep 05
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Create your own repo that can take the place of CodePen or a custom environment with your own node modules to install and run Tailwind CSS.