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Why Style Guides Are Important

Why use a style guide for your website? Imagine you are a new front-end developer at XYZ Digital Branding Agency. Its your first day on the job and your boss asks you to add a new page to a client’s website. You have a detailed mockup designed by Kimberly. She… Read More

Website Pre-Deployment Checklist

Before launching any website it is important to ensure quality and functionality. No one wants to launch a site for a client only to get swamped with angry calls and emails because the site isn’t working. This is a checklist that we use to prevent this nightmare. Content and Style… Read More

Are You a Web Designer or Web Developer?

This is a question I’ve been asked on almost every developer interview. “I see you also design websites. Do you consider yourself a designer or developer?” Well, I enjoy both but I consider myself more of a developer. Also, while I design layouts and very simple graphics I am not… Read More

Using Grunt with WordPress

Over the past year I’ve adopted quite a few new tools into my everyday development workflow. These include SublimeText, Git, Sass/Compass, and Grunt. After incorporating these into my development process I’m not sure how I ever got anything done without them. Today I will discuss how I use Grunt in… Read More