Sorry I missed the roundup last week. We are in the process of moving from North Carolina to Seattle. Enjoy this weeks links!
Lot’s of good stuff this week. I’ve changed the styling around on these posts as you’ll see. Still not happy with styling, but something might be coming that will look much better. 😉
I have a site that is using Gulp.js as its task runner. I wanted to use criticalCSS on the site and because there isn’t a Gulp plugin quite yet, I had to roll it myself. I’m going to try and tackle writing the plugin myself, but for the time being, here is a quick script to […]
I often think about the technologies I’ve learned over the past 8 years as a Front-End Developer and wonder what it must be like for someone coming into this field. I think the best answer is to take it one tool at a time.
This article is a great comprehensive list of what should be learned as a web developer.
Know These Web Dev Building Blocks
One part I had a little issue with was the section on Development Frameworks (i.e. Bootstrap). He isn’t wrong in saying that you should know how to use these, but I would add a caveat that these frameworks aren’t the silver bullet for every project. Just because you need, say a grid system, doesn’t mean you have to start with all of Bootstrap.
Overall, a great read!