Katie Harron - Build the Web
I've spent the last 2 weeks at work improving the performance of our homepage and Developer Portal with great results. One of the key optimizations was inlining our critical CSS in the HEAD of the page and asynchronously loading the full CSS.
The 54 Very Best Front End Developer Tools— external site
The folks at DebugMe have put together a list of front end developer tools which can be useful for every dev out there.
An ongoing post from Chris at Go Make Things documenting his move from jQuery to Vanilla JS with examples and equivalents for common tasks.
Update to My Jekyll Youtube Plugin— external site
A plugin for Jekyll to easily embed Youtube videos into your site. Updated to support playlist embedding.
Women in Design - A Recap— external site
Creative confidence is strengthened and nurtured through effort and experience.
Why Your First Hire Should be UX— external site
Having a UX Designer on the team is never about making your thing subjectively pretty. It’s about making it work for your audience.
The State of Front-End Tooling (2015)— external site
The aim? Ashley Nolan simply wanted to find out more information about current knowledge and usage levels across the front-end community.
Automating resource selection with Client Hints— external site
Image optimization is hard and automation is the key to success. Ilya Grigorik describes the Client Hints feature in upcoming Chrome 46.
Powerful CSS Tools— external site
Useful CSS tools and related resources which will help you to simplify your development related tasks and allow you to write clean css code.
Nicole Sullivan & Mark Otto talk Front End— external site
Speakers Nicole Sullivan, creator of Object-Oriented CSS, as well as Mark Otto, creator of Bootstrap, at The Mixin June 2015