Just use the damn defaults!

I have been making websites for myself and others for 10+ years now. Trust me when I say that you can waste a lot of time messing with the default settings. People, myself included, fuck around with themes, layout and minor details without having any users. It wastes time and often makes sites slower and […]

Bloggin’ aint easy

A while ago I listened to Penn Jillette on Tim Ferriss’ podcast and he claims to have missed less than five days of journaling in 34 years. Likewise many bloggers have ridiculous streaks and machine like output. Part of me respects their consistency but another part can’t help but shout, NERD! I’m happy with keeping […]

CSS snippet for better mobile screenshots

A useful tip when adding screenshots to posts or talks is to put them “inside” a device. This gives the screenshot some context. Even though this screenshot already contains Android top & bottom bars, with the added outline it’s immediately obvious it’s from a phone. To add the outline to images I use a simple […]