Improved site speed tools

Website Tools for Developing Below are some tools that I find useful to getting sites to load in under a minute. It can be done, even with a WordPress site on shared hosting. But you will have to optimize the hell out of the site and put a workflow in place for upkeep. Website Utility … Read more

Styling Forms with CSS

Creating the HTML form

We all want our users to do something when they reach our website.  Forms and inputs are the core fundamental to accomplishing this between our users and our websites.

want our users to do something when they reach our website.  Forms and inputs are the core fundamental to accomplishing this between our users and our websites.

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Using System Fonts in CSS

System-UI – fast, user-friendly, a perfect font choice It seems to me that sites and apps that are meant for reading, education, instruction or documentation are best served by using System-UI CSS fonts. Even heavily branded companies very often can approximate, to the reading pleasure of their community, the font styles, and choices just by … Read more

Browsersync on Windows Linux

Note: The original title for this article was, “Install Browsersync on Windows sub-system with a Python Flask set-up”.  However, these instructions will work with most other set-ups. (I never would have thought that I would ever write an article about using Ubuntu in Windows. Shows how far Microsoft has come.) Setting up and Installing Steps … Read more

Learn CSS Grid

Note: This post was originally written as a letter to an individual needing help from Reddit.  Since it was originally written (in March 2018), much has changed in the CSS Grid world.  Many more resources have been created. I have completely rewritten this post, to make it easier to maintain, and to be more complete. … Read more