Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Best Programs for Typography Adobe InDesign - best for laying the type on the page Adobe Photoshop - best for manipulating the type Adobe Illustrator - used for creating own type styles and fonts Fonts If using InDesign, you have a preexisting set of fonts...
Normalize.css Due to the inherent variation in User Style Sheets, it is important to reset the browser display to ensure you are working with the same layout for all browsers. Normalize.css is the best for this. Animate.css Cross-browser animations. Mark the items...
These notes are a bit outdated, but the primary form and function of SEO hasn't really changed all that much since 2000.  There are a ton off tools and resources that I will list at the bottom of the...
Object Oriented Programming As programs got bigger and bigger, procedural API’s couldn’t scale up OOP became rage in 80’s Object orientation is programming paradigm not a language, the languages are C++, C#, Java, JavaScript, Perl, PHP, Python, Objective-C, Ruby, VB.NET, and others What is an...
We slave over our interactive projects as if they were our children, but we rarely focus on the other side until deployment.  There is of course UX, which offers us a framework to build from, but we don't really...
Small flashes are composed of three components. Battery Zenon Flash Tube Circuitry to raise voltage from battery Once batteries are inserted, the circuitry raises the voltage from hundreds to thousands of volts by holding the power in capactiors.  This energy is then discharged...
Immersive media is still in its infancy, but adoption is showing no signs of slowing and the technology is quickly adapting to produce a more high-fidelity experience.  Nowadays, you can get a LG 360 Cam for a couple hundred bucks,...
Forms are the primary ways in which our visitors will interact with our websites.  For this reason, creating user-friendly and easily understood forms is important to proving a great experience and getting usable data to make decisions upon. Forms are...
Javascript itself has iteration built into the language there are a number of for and forEach methods to iterate through arrays we have the forIn loop to iterate through objects Iterator pattern is different as it doesn't run in a synchronous loop...
The WordPress API was intruduced some time ago to streamline the ways that we interact with WordPress servers.  I will be documenting my journey with the WordPress API, please come along with me! To API or not to API API's are application...
Color grading footage is important if you want to convey a cinema-quality with your video projects.  It's also pretty confusing and requires a special set of equipment and skills.  Fortunately, you probably already have the equipment and the skills...