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Met a Hero: Black Thought

I’ve heard some folks say that you should never meet your heroes. The opportunity arose for me to meet one of mine and you know what? Some folks just don’t know what they’re talking about.

Ship Faster By Building Design Systems Slower

Ship Faster By Building Design Systems Slower

Phenomenal article on why successful design systems move more slowly than the products they support. A must read by Josh Clark.

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Inked Originals Competition

Cast your vote to support me in the Inked Originals competition. Vote daily! I greatly appreciate all the support. 🤘🏼

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Are you on Threads yet?

I’ve been avoiding X (ahem, twitter) as of late and have been trying out Threads, lets connect!

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Knocking Off a Bit of Dust

Welp, it’s been a good 5 years or so since the blog has been updated around here. It’s time to dust it off.

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Removing Line Breaks in Dreamweaver

Ok ok, I know what you’re thinking. You still use Dreamweaver!? The quick answer is: I use the tool that fits the job when I need it. So yes sometimes!

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Mobile First & Responsive… Finally!

Since the introduction of Responsive web design, it’s irked me that my site didn’t look appropriate on different devices and screen sizes. While I know that browsing the web on a mobile device is growing like crazy, it has been a while since I’ve spent any time working on my own site. I’m happy to say it’s finally been updated and responds to fit the different screen sizes across more devices.

We deserve the same protection online

Tell the Government to Get a Warrant

A warrant should always be required when the government wants to read your email or any other form of online communication. I thought I would share a way we can help make a change. We deserve the same protection online as we have when offline. If you agree, keep on reading.

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Digg Reader Saves The Day

As a long time Google Reader user, I have been in panic mode trying to figure out where to move all the RSS feeds I’ve accumulated over the years. If you’re not aware Google has announced they will be closing Google Reader next month.

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YouTube Channels for Web Developers

Lately, I have been using Youtube for checking out web development videos. I have never been a huge Youtube user, but after subscribing to a few channels I thought I could recommend, and get recommendations a few worth subscribing to. These suggestions are just the top few I have come across related to web development or web-related technologies