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1 give a heart | 17th October 2020 | CSS

4 cool things you can do with box-shadow

I think it even might be a series! You know, X cool things you can do with Y. Might be fun! And it also looks like something both: interesting and easy-enough to write, so I won’t start and ditch it after a while. Maybe!

So, ladies and gentlemen! Our first guest is box-shadow. Let’s welcome them to the stage!

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1 give a heart | 2nd October 2020 | General dev

CSS is still alive, and so am I…

I’m trying to get back to writing here, but it’s not that easy between reviewing games, playing them for fun, writing a lot about notebooks and handwriting in my native language and actual work.

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3 give a heart | 28th June 2020 | CSS, General dev

6 tricks to make your CSS file smaller

…without making it look weird or/and hard to read.

1. if it’s 0, drop the units

Easy. If you’re setting a margin, padding, box-shadow or anything like that, you can just put 0 instead 0px. 0 in CSS is always a zero.

The difference is usually 2 characters.

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11 give a heart | 20th March 2020 | CSS, jQuery, Snippets, WordPress

Quickly achieved lazy-loading

Lazy loading is one of those easy wins, that will please Google PageSpeed score. It’s also a nice gesture for all your readers, that are using a poor or metered connection.

If you’re using WordPress, the fastest way is to use one of 27354 plugins available in WordPress’ repository. You can use a dedicated solution that does only that, or maybe turn on that option inside Autoptimize plugin (that I highly recommend).

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1 give a heart | 28th December 2019 | Games, Geeky

Best games of 2019

Disclaimer: The games won’t have to be released in 2019 to make that list. And obviously, these are my favourite games for 2019. They’re definitely not the best games of 2019 in general.

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give a heart | 8th July 2019 | General dev, Weekly Gems

💎 Weekly Gems (1.07 – 7.07)

I honestly have no idea what happened to last week. It was Monday, I remember, and then somehow I ended up preparing everything for next week. You know, that I haven’t even played PUBG or Battlefield? Just Apex Legends. Weird.

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1 give a heart | 30th June 2019 | CSS, Design, General dev, Weekly Gems

💎 Weekly Gems (24.06 – 30.06)

Second week and I’m still doing it, yay me!

I’m reading Cari Mora (newest book by Thomas Harris) but it’s awful. But I’m not ditching books because of my FOMO. (Well, someone printed that, so maybe the ending will be worth the misery.)

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give a heart | 24th June 2019 | Design, General dev, Weekly Gems

💎 Weekly gems (17.06 – 23.06)

Besides reading books (Hi Spiral, I finally managed to meet the last page!) and watching Netflix (Hello Slasher, my love, I really haven’t seen that coming!), sometimes I read stuff online! Surprise. And that’s gonna be a list of interesting things I come across every week.

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3 give a heart | 15th January 2019 | CSS

Cute little CSS bug in Chrome

Okay, it’ll be quick.

Chrome: version 71

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3 give a heart | 3rd May 2018 | CSS, Geeky, Snippets

Little snippets #1: CSS only mobile menu

You may probably think, that it’s nothing new and everyone already did that.

Yeah, well, maybe, probably. But this is better (or just cooler).

Did you use pointer-events: none; ? Nah? Did you make super-cool and super-easy animations with Font Awesome? Did you really take care of the traps that might be a challenge for some browsers? 

Well, let me show you then.

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