Paul Wilkins, Jan 30
On Our Radar This Week: Bees with Machine Guns
Paul Wilkins with On Our Radar, our weekly round-up of news, trends and other cool stuff from the world of web development.
Design & UX
Alex Walker, Jan 28
When Bad Software Kills
Writing software can seem cool and abstracted until you realise the impact your code can have. Therac-25 was a tragic example of how bad code hurts people.
Alex Walker, Jan 09
Tarantino, Newspapers and Antisocial Behavior
While technological brings inevitable negatives, sometimes we're too quick to romanticize the times 'before tech made us antisocial'.
Ophelie Lechat, Jan 07
[Closed] Fill Out Our 2015 Survey, Enter to Win an iPad Air!
Enter our 2015 survey and help us tailor our content to your interests. You could also win an iPad Air!
Design & UX
Ada Ivanoff, Jan 07
3 Painfully Public Site Redesign Disasters
While it's easy to snicker at big site redesign disasters, the most useful thing is to try to figure out where it all went wrong -- and why.
Tom Trumble, Dec 04
Get Penguinning and Win an Annual Learnable Membership!
Win 1 of 5 Annual Learnable Memberships by creating a penguin-related meme! Penguin puns are welcome, waddle you come up with? #penguinning
Ophelie Lechat, Dec 02
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Sarah Hawk, Dec 01
Farewell Disqus, Hello Discourse
SitePoint is moving its commenting system to Discourse. Community manager Sarah Hawk explains how, and why combining two communities is a win for all
Nick Coad, Dec 01
Life as a Sole Web Developer
Nick Coad offers advice for web developers working on their own in a larger company, among people who often don't understand their world.
Kyle Vermeulen, Nov 27
Have a Free Weekend of Learnable, On Us
This Thanksgiving weekend we've opened up our learning platform Learnable to everyone! Check it out and get learning!
Craig Buckler, Nov 05
HTML5 and the W3C Recommendation Ruckus
The HTML5 Specification has become a W3C Recommendation. Despite the media attention, Craig discusses why it'll have little impact on web development.
Adam Roberts, Oct 16
Share Your Christmas Wishes and Win!
Let us know what you'd like for Christmas and go into the draw to win a free year at Learnable, our learning platform.
Simon Mackie, Oct 07
Making the Most of Collaborative Editing with “Live Update”
SitePoint and Learnable are writing a new edition of the bestselling book, "HTML5 and CSS3 for the Real World", and we're asking for your help, via GitHub.
Adam Roberts, Oct 01
Giveaway: Join Us at FutureStack14!
The second annual FutureStack conference is happening on October 8 and 9 in San Francisco, and we'd love to see you there!
Matthew Setter, Sep 22
6 Real-World Networking Tips for Developers
Online networking can only take you so far, sometimes you need to press the flesh in person. Matthew Setter has some advice for devs wanting to network IRL.
Sarah Hawk, Sep 08
Just Launched: The New SitePoint Forums
Georgina Laidlaw, Aug 28
How to Write (Better) Release Notes in 7 Steps
Release notes, properly created, can improve customer retention communications without you having to more work, Georgina Laidlaw says.
Aurelio De Rosa, Aug 19
How to Test Your Site Locally with Modern.IE
Modern.ie is a great way to test your existing websites. But did you know you can also use it to test local, in-development sites? Aurelio De Rosa explains.
Peter Nijssen, Aug 06
Check Your Code's Quality with SensioLabs Insight
Sensiolabs, the company behind Silex and Symfony, offers Insight as a service to help you check your code's quality and security issues. Here's a quick demo
Sarah Hawk, Aug 05
A New SitePoint Forum Experience: Our Move to Discourse
The SitePoint forums will soon move to a new, Discourse-based system. Here's forum "Galactic Overlord" Sarah Hawk with a guide to making the transition.
Adam Roberts, Jul 27
Code Manifesto: Words to Live By
Adam Roberts outlines the Code Manifesto, an attempt to encourage the technology community to become more respectful and inclusive.
Bruno Skvorc, Jul 20
7 More Mistakes Commonly Made by PHP Developers
Here are seven mistakes PHP developers often do - from wrong database drivers to too much transparency, read this list to find out what you shouldn't do
Paul Wilkins, Jun 20
On Our Radar This Week: RebeccaPurple, Animations and More!
A weekly collection of links to articles and resources that will make your lives as designers and developers easier, in this fast-paced industry.
Louis Lazaris, Jun 05
Will "Specifiction" Improve the Standards Process?
Discourse on web standards and specs is complex and ancient. A new project aims to centralize standards discourse and make things better going forward.