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  • 2019 In Review

    Posted on 31st December 2019.

    2019 was a strange year, new kitchen, bathroom car and bike. But overall it was good. I enjoyed it.…

  • Reminder: Git, Analytics, Tina and JS

    Posted on 13th November 2019.

    With #ffconf and podcasts, there are a few things I've come across this week that I wanted to make a note of. These include Analytics, Git and a JS Library…

  • How to become device agnostic and what it means for your data

    Posted on 11th November 2019. Written For Liquid Light

    /dɪˈvʌɪs aɡˈnɒstɪk/ Allow the user to view, edit and add to their data regardless of the technology used Last month my phone had to be sent off for repair. For a lot of people, sending off their mobile phone would bring on “the fear”. Worries about losing…

  • The Real World of Web Development

    Posted on 31st July 2019.

    I read "The Real Dark Web", a blog post from @sonniesedge and within a few paragraphs it really hit home. There are a few noisy web developers who are innovating, but their innovations are not realistic in the "Real world". Yet [we] are told, mostly implicitly, sometimes directly, that if [we're]…

  • Linux Debian user commands

    Posted on 20th June 2019.

    To save me Googling, I have collated all the user-related commands I often use - particularly useful when setting up a new VM!…

  • Build your own "share this" component

    Posted on 3rd May 2019.

    Using a Share This plugin (or similar) or the native sharing widgets from social networks can really bloat your page and look ugly. This code is how we, at Liquid Light, implement social sharing widgets…