Posts Categorized: Web world

Open letter to Matt Mullenweg

Dear Matt, I've been a long-time user of WordPress, clocking up well over a decade both publishing on and building plugins for it. I love it - and I even tried to get a job at Automattic (but that's a story for another time). Recently I've been really impressed with the work done around privacy,…

IndieWeb

In a moment of madness - proved by the spelling mistake - I tweeted that 2018 would be the year I go full IndieWeb. But what is it? Basically, IndieWeb is a movement of people who want to own their own data, not have it wholly controlled by corporations. So rather than posting updates to…

Introducing Web Matters

Following the end of World War Two the austerity measures which had been in place throughout the war years remained, causing considerable hardship for the British public. This austerity also caused hardship for British business, partly due to legislative restrictions which were slow to be lifted, and as they found it difficult to get hold…

Announcing inDIVisible, a new JavaScript framework/library

I am super excited to announce my latest Open Sauce JavaScript framework/library: inDIVisible. Let me tell you why it's the answer to everything, and you should start using it right now. Everyone knows HTML is old-skool. All those elements, bleurgh. Boring names, boring properties. And they aren't dynamic - they just describe content! Clearly they…

I Am The Very Model Of A Modern Web Developer

I am the very model of a modern web developer I build my sites in Ember or in React or in Angular The download size is massive but development is easier My grunt and gulp and NPM all prove that I am geekier I am the very model of a modern web developer My animations…