Craig is a Director of OptimalWorks Ltd, a UK consultancy dedicated to building award-winning websites implementing standards, accessibility, SEO, and best-practice techniques.
CSS3 Inheritance Tips and Tricks
CSS3 has a number of new inheritance keywords which could prove useful when browser vendors support them.
Should Web Designers Have Coding Skills?
Should all web designers possess coding skills? Should they be able to mark-up the pages they’re designing? Is the current situation different to a few years ago?
IE11: Browser Modes Return
Following an outcry from web developers, browser modes are back in Internet Explorer 11. Just don’t use them!
How to Use SVG Image Sprites
Is it possible to implement a number of SVG images in a single sprite file? Craig reveals how…
A Consensus to the Responsive Image Problem?
The W3C is likely to support the image srcset attribute proposal to implement responsive images. Craig’s not particularly impressed…
Google Web Designer: the Review
Craig looks at Google’s new Web Designer for HTML5. Can it live up to its claims? Will it put designers and coders out of a job?
HTML5 Browser Storage: the Past, Present and Future
A round up of all browser storage options available to client-side HTML5 developers.
What’s New in Chrome 30
I’ve stopped reporting every browser release. A once monumental occasion has been reduced to “meh … nothing to see here”. That said, a number of interesting new features have appeared in Chrome as it leaves its 20s and enters middle-age. You probably have Chrome 30 installed — if not, click the menu icon followed by […]
How to Add an Advanced Search to Your WordPress Site
Is your website search facility a little too basic? Craig reveals how to implement advanced search options with a few lines of code in WordPress.