I’m looking for my next adventure! Do you have a legacy app you’d rather refactor than rewrite? Let me show you how! Get in touch: Brandon (at) brandonsavage (dot) net. Please RT for reach.
TFW Mueller didn’t find evidence of a conspiracy but at least he capitalized the P in WordPress.
Web development is just solving the same problems over and over again.
I’m a kickass UX Developer with over 20 years experience designing and building for the web. I’m looking for a remote contract or full time gig. DM me if your company or project is helping make peoples lives better. juliepixels.com
We’re hiring a Full Stack position at GoFundMe. If you’re in San Diego or would consider moving, definitely apply. It’s been the best place I’ve ever worked boards.greenhouse.io/gofundme/jo…
The higher up the abstraction stack you work the less you seem to value the lower level abstractions that allow you to do it. It’s disheartening to see modern web developers valuing tooling but believing HTML and CSS are ignorable automated implementation details.
@NuttySwiss @UkiahSmith “Recently, I was asked if I was going to fire an employee who made a mistake that cost the company $600k. No, I replied, I just spent $600k training him. Why would I want somebody to hire his experience?”-Thomas J. Watson (IBM)
Thanks for going further by focusing on character.
Designers: icons for actions is A BAD IDEA. Just had to help my mum write an email on a tablet after years of using the Gmail app and thinking it was reading only. The fucking pencil icon means *nothing* and the paper aeroplane doesn’t mean “send” either. Use. Words. On. Buttons.
“If we make it so that you have to understand programming to even start, then we take something open and enabling, and place it back in the hands of those who are already privileged. I have plenty of fight left in me to stand up against that.”
This latest Facebook garbage has made me *real* mad, so I made a thing: npm-uninstall-facebook.com
You can contribute by adding your recommendations here: github.com/andybelldesign/npm-un…
It’d be awesome if you could RT this / share with your friends ♥️
VR is not a fad, because fads are popular. twitter.com/SkarredGhost/status/…
@yoavweiss ‘On HTTP/2, you can do multiple requests at no extra network cost, but note that means that they are compressed separately, you don’t benefit from combined compression’, explains @yoavweiss #PerfNow
15-minute warning! Tune in live and watch me be awkward and occasionally angry.
– What the devil has Brian been up to lately?
– How the hell do you get people to give you money?
– What is the fucking deal with newsletters?
WATCH LIVE: 2018-chicago.publishers.wordcamp…
it’s a good thing that we’ve all been using git’s decentralized fundamentals to avoid a dependency on one corporation amirite
RT if you ever had one of these…
I *love* visiting people’s personal sites and seeing how they present themselves to the world when the format is entirely up to them.
This is a great example of how to use Twitter to create engaging local content with low production costs. A local publication should be able to have their own sponsored ad placement on a thread like this.
Here we see a react engineer deploying a contact form