We live in a world where learning to use the DOM is irrelevant but instead React is the "layer" one needs to learn.
That <div>s are better than <button> or <input type=submit>.
That using `eventListener` or small event bus tools are "too much work".
That CSS is a hyper-Turing complete language and instead of looking for solutions to improve it, it's just dropped and masked altogether.
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I wish Elizabeth Warren would just cut it out with this Native American thing. Appropriating a culture over a political grudge is not a good look.
This kind of tech would have helped me so much when I was in school: https://www.theverge.com/2018/10/15/17979140/microsoft-office-dictation-web-apps-features-dyslexia
Cursor tracking in CSS!?
YUP! well, with a few tricks up my sleeve: https://codepen.io/scottkellum/pen/JmNBwW?editors=0100
“Understanding the difference between grid-template and grid-auto” https://bitsofco.de/understanding-the-difference-between-grid-template-and-grid-auto/
Pushed updates to Momentum CSS! Better browser compatibility, removed units for better flexibility in how values are used, and document ready + page load states are now exposed to CSS: https://github.com/scottkellum/momentum-css
Tempo experiments: https://tbrown.org/notes/2018/09/27/tempo-experiments/
Hello friends I know I mentioned this last week, but it’s time for a new challenge. I’m looking for a design and / or front-end dev role in a product team.
More info: hankchizljaw.io/hire-me
Boosts appreciated 💖
Great first day of office hours: choosing typefaces, variable fonts, design tools. It’s fun talking with smart people! Sign up here: https://calendly.com/typesetting/30min
Does anyone else sing Kanye’s “Lift Yourself” when cleaning your cats litter box? https://youtu.be/8fbyfDbi-MI?t=1m58s