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HTML & CSS
Asha Laxmi, Mar 30

CSS Viewport Units: A Quick Start

Asha Laxmi offers an accessible but thorough introduction to the use of CSS viewport units for truly responsive typography and layout elements on the web.
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Tiffany Brown, Mar 29

Debugging CSS for UI Responsiveness

In this exclusive book excerpt, we examine CSS properties and values that trigger reflows.
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Maria Antonietta Perna, Mar 29

Tame Unruly Style Sheets With These Three CSS Methodologies

Maria Antonietta Perna introduces BEM, SMACSS and eCSS, three CSS architecture methodologies to help you write clean and maintainable CSS code.
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Maria Antonietta Perna, Mar 24

Five CSS Performance Tools to Speed up Your Website

Maria Antonietta Perna highlights the importance of a fast-loading website and introduces five CSS performance tools to help you optimize your stylesheets.
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Ahmad Ajmi, Mar 23

An Introduction to the CSS Grid Layout Module

Ahmad Ajmi introduces the future of layout: The CSS Grid Layout Module. He discusses the basic concepts along with demos.
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Nitish Kumar, Mar 23

Seven Ways You Can Place Elements Using CSS Grid Layout

Nitish Kumar shows seven ways in which CSS Grid Layout lets front-end developers quickly and intuitively place content on the web.
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Design & UX
Alex Walker, Mar 22

Killer GIFs: How Can an Animated GIF Become a Weapon?

GIFs are the jokers of the web image formats – usually funny and playful. But can they be turned into a dangerous weapon in the right situation?
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Tiffany Brown, Mar 20

CSS Architecture: CSS File Organization

In this exclusive excerpt from our book, CSS Master, we look at the importance of file organization and how it benefits CSS architecture overall.
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Tiffany Brown, Mar 14

Golden Guidelines for Writing Clean CSS

In this exclusive excerpt from our book, CSS Master, we give you the ultimate guidelines for writing clean CSS.
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Nitish Kumar, Mar 14

How to Order and Align Items in Grid Layout

Nitish Kumar shows how you can quickly order and align content using the shiny new CSS Grid Layout module.
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Tiffany Brown, Mar 09

Learn about CSS Architecture: Atomic CSS

What exactly is Atomic CSS, and how do you use it? We give the lowdown through this exclusive excerpt from our book, CSS Master.
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Mar 08

Introducing Portfolio WordPress Theme – and the Design Decisions Behind it

Good design comes down to 3 or 4 fairly simple decisions at the beginning of a project – and then just carrying them through.
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Tom Hodgins, Mar 07

How We Built EQCSS & Why You Should Try Building Your Own Polyfills Too

Tom Hodgins recounts how they put together EQCSS and shares why he believes all web developers should try building their own polyfills.
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Tiffany Brown, Mar 06

CSS Architecture Block-Element-Modifier (BEM)

Learn how to use the Block-Element Modifier (BEM) in CSS. This an exclusive excerpt from our SitePoint book, titled CSS Master, written by Tiffany Brown.
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Roemie Hillenaar, Mar 01

How to Choose the Best Fonts for Your Next Project with Fontcloud

Fontcloud is a tool designed to help you browse, choose and manage you fonts – and their licensing – through your browser. Roemie takes you on the tour.
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Craig Buckler, Feb 28

Front-End Tooling Trends for 2017

Are you using the best development tools? Is your CSS compilation complicated? Have you bungled your JavaScript bundling? Craig discusses what we're using.
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Craig Buckler, Feb 28

How to Build Your Own Progressive Image Loader

Craig Buckler shares a very handy technique for progressive image loading — loading a smaller blurred version first, followed by the full resolution image.
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Andy Kirk, Feb 21

Responsive CSS Patterns without Media Queries

Andy Kirk looks at some neat techniques to achieve responsive CSS patterns while we wait for element and container queries to be available!
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George Martsoukos, Feb 15

Quick Tip: User Sortable Lists with Flexbox and jQuery

George Martsoukos shows how to build a simple Flexbox and jQuery plugin which sorts elements based on the values of their custom data attributes.
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Tiffany Brown, Feb 15

CSS Pseudo-classes: Styling Elements Based on Their Index

CSS also provides selectors for matching elements based on their position in the document subtree. These are known as child–indexed pseudo-classes.
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Maria Antonietta Perna, Feb 09

Awesome Front-end Resources and CSS Animation Course

Maria Antonietta Perna presents some front-end learning resources and the new SitePoint Premium's CSS Animation course by Donovan Hutchinson
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Guy Routledge, Feb 08

Bringing Websites to Life with CSS Animations

CSS animations are fast becoming an essential design tool and tap into a more engaged audience through micro interactions and visual validation.
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Alex Walker, Feb 08

Catching Frontend UI Design Tricks with SnappySnippet

Often the key to understanding complex things is to understand their simpler parts first. SnappySnippet is a tool that can help you with that.
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Tiffany Brown, Feb 08

CSS Pseudo-classes: Styling Form Fields Based on Their Input

Let’s take a look at some pseudo-classes that are specific to form fields and form field input. These pseudo-classes can be used to style fields