By using the pseudo selectors :back and :after we can append extra content on elements. Than, by playing around with the different border properties, we can shape up a css triangle.
This should work on all browsers even IE8.
Today I had to embed a youtube video on a customer web site for testing purposes, only to find out that the embed code is broken.
No matter if you select “use old embed code” or iframe, your video won’t play. I tried in FF, Safari, IE, Chrome – same result and no output in the console. I even tried on two other machines. But after taking a closer look I found the reason. There is missing http: in the url references. Continue reading
Get to know your client – his/her business, technical skills, goals, vision, mission. Arrange a meeting, skype call or similar so you can interview them:
. What do you offer? Is it a service or a product
. Why do you offer your service? How do you think this product/service will change the life of people? Many people know what they do, but they don’t know why. If they would know, and if that could be presented in special way – it could have a strong effect. For example, nowadays nobody advertises features of cars, everything is about how it makes you feel and look. Consider this, and see how could you implement that mood on a web site. Continue reading
Sooner or later I had to come to the point where I had to use Version Control Systems. And I don’t know if there are any other, but I was introduced to Git. Now, one thing is the system, another is where you host your repositories. As I was brand new to all that, I had to do a research, make accounts here and there and see for myself, which is the best option. It appeared that the options were two – GitHub or Bitbucket. Those two are quite alike. Continue reading
Startup Weekend: ” is a global network of passionate leaders and entrepreneurs on a mission to inspire, educate, and empower individuals, teams and communities.” Or better explained: a 54 hour event, where people pitch ideas, form teams, work on the ideas for the rest of the weekend, present and get feedback. Besides all that, it’s amazing event for networking, trying and learning new things. Continue reading