Creating an Intuitive Site-Editing Experience

To do our jobs well as web developers, designers, and UX/UI experts, we are constantly thinking about the user. After all, they are the ones who will be interacting with the site, placing orders, consuming content, submitting information, and more. All of those tasks must be efficient, easy to understand, and appealing. When building a…

Using Chrome’s Coverage Tool to Optimize Your CSS

Websites are ever-evolving products. They are updated for speed, security, accessibility, and new features. The thought experiment about the Ship of Theseus comes to mind when thinking about the lifetime of a website. If you replace boards on a wooden ship as they rot, every board will eventually get replaced. At that point, is it…

Using ::marker to Style Your Lists

Before ::marker, if you wanted to customize the look of your list-items, one option was to change the list-style-type property to select a new marker from a list of options while the color of the marker was linked to the color of the text. You could change the disc to a square, a circle, or…

WooCommerce vs. Shopify: Which is Better for Your Business?

With the rise of entrepreneurship, the “side-hustle,” and the distributed workforce, more and more people are looking to eCommerce as a way to make a living or expand their existing brick and mortar business. Two of the most popular eCommerce platforms are WooCommerce and Shopify. The following is a short guide to choosing which of…