Tom is the online managing editor at SitePoint. His working day consists of arming himself with an assembly line of long blacks and overseeing the curation of content and flow of traffic across the SitePoint network. His passions include bargain vinyl bins, yoga, juggling sci-fi novels with classic literature, and axolotls. He's currently wading into the world of Android development and HTML5 gaming.

Tom's articles

  1. Master Modernizr with Learnable and Ryan Seddon

    Interested in learning more about Modernizr? Check out what’s happening this month over at Learnable, the web’s premier online learning destination, and part of the SitePoint network. They’ll be hosting a “live” course, where instructor Ryan Seddon and Learnable’s in-house team of experts will be standing by to answer your questions in a Q&A session. […]

  2. Alert JavaScript Fans: JSPro Joins the SitePoint Network

    The SitePoint network has had spawned numerous sites over the years. For the keen server-side devs, we launched PHPMaster and RubySource. DesignFestival came about because we figured it was time all you talented designers had a destination of your own. Likewise, BuildMobile for those of you with smartphone smarts. And CloudSpring hove into view as AWS, Java EE and their ilk grew in popularity […]

  3. Alert JavaScript Fans: JSPro Joins the SitePoint Network

    The SitePoint network has had spawned numerous sites over the years. For the keen server-side devs, we launched PHPMaster and RubySource. DesignFestival came about because we figured it was time all you talented designers had a destination of your own. Likewise, BuildMobile for those of you with smartphone smarts. And CloudSpring hove into view as […]

  4. JavaScript and HTML5 Gaming: From Angry Birds to ZX Spectrum

    There’s been a bit of an explosion in the HTML5/JavaScript gaming sphere of late. Browser games have seen a surge in popularity, and developers are beginning to find a suite of handy APIs and other tools at their disposal. Rob Hawkes is keen to sing the praises of HTML5 and JavaScript and their application in […]

  5. What’s your favorite content management system?

    Recently we ran a series of posts comparing and contrasting the two heavyweights of the CMS world — WordPress and Joomla. Over five instalments, Mark Atkinson compared the two systems in every detail from installation, through plugins and themes, to SEO. The series was a runaway success, generating a swathe of commentary from the SitePoint […]

  6. Six of the Best

    Is it Friday already? What happened to the week? For that matter, what happend to July? Relax, the Mayan apocalypse is still five or so months away. You’ve got plenty of time to check out what’s happening on the SitePoint network … Generate Documentation with ApiGen Documentation. It’s something developers either do beautifully, with legible, […]

  7. Six of the Best

    Welcome to the end of another week, and to our regular wrap-up of the pick of posts from across the SitePoint network. Once more, we’ve got a diverse selection of articles that are sure to interest you. GeekGames: the Opening Ceremony Calling all gamers: we’ve got the site for you. Get stuck in to the […]

  8. Six of the Best

    Welcome to the end of another week — and to another Six of the Best, where we collate half a dozen of the more interesting and diverse articles from across the SitePoint network. Enjoy your weekend reading! Steps For Moving Your Business Into the Cloud “Move your business to the cloud!” blare the ads. It’s […]

  9. Six of the Best

    It’s Friday … TGIF and all that! We realize you’re pretty busy out there — learning, coding, designing, researching, refactoring, and generally keeping the coffee industry in business — and don’t always have time to read all the great stuff we publish on our sites. So we thought it might be cool to bring you […]