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A Busy Week

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I spent the last week working on two projects: the “Learning HTML and CSS Livelessons” and editing the Sams Teach Yourself Bootstrap in 24 Hours book. It was both one of the most fun weeks I’ve ever spent and also one of the scariest (at least at first). I have never been in front of

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HTML5 Cheat Sheet

HTML5 Cheat Sheet

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I built an HTML5 cheat sheet for myself, so that I could make sure that my tag libraries were up-to-date and so on. And then when I finished, I realized that this might be something you would like too. It is a PDF file listing all the HTML5 elements, what they are and whether they are

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SEO Audit

Stop Optimizing and Add Content Instead

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So, you’ve built your website, and focused on SEO (search engine optimization) enough to start getting some traffic to it. You’re watching your stats grow week over week and month over month. It’s exciting. Your SEO efforts are working! But what happens when you hit a plateau? And believe me, even the best sites plateau

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The Lazy Way to Mobile-Friendly

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Or How I Made a Simple Change on a Bootstrap Site to Please Google Like most web designers I know, I am frantically trying to get many websites mobile-friendly in time for Google’s deadline of April 21st. Knowing that Bootstrap is a very mobile-friendly framework, I have been migrating a lot of the sites I

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Adobe Comp CC

No More Napkins

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I can’t tell you how many times I’ve grabbed a napkin or piece of scrap paper and scribbled out a mockup for a design idea I have. I have done this with clients, for my own sites, even for ideas that come to me at midnight. But now Adobe has released an app that lets

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Why Bootstrap?

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Since I’ve started writing my latest book, Sams Teach Yourself Bootstrap in 24 Hours, I’ve been asked a bunch of times “why Bootstrap?” Bootstrap Makes Development a Lot Easier Bootstrap is a framework that you can use to help speed up your page development time. A lot of the decisions that every web designer has

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Bootstrap

Starting on my Next Book

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I’ve finished 25% of my latest book Sams Teach Yourself Bootstrap in 24 Hours. This has proven to be very fun to write. Bootstrap, if you’re not familiar with it, is a web design framework to help you build web pages that have a consistent design and look and feel. It includes things like a

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