Big heavy images are responsible for most of the bloat on a responsive website, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Here’s the latest HTML elements you can use to keep your images small, and your site lean & fast.
Presented at Coffee & Code on July 1, 2014.
Blog post: matthew-steele.com/responsive-images-picture-srcset/
A Good User Interface has high conversion rates and is easy to use. In other words, it’s nice to both the business side as well as the people using it. Here is a running idea list…
Vex is a modern dialog library which is highly configurable, easily stylable, and gets out of the way. You’ll love vex because it’s tiny (6kb minified), has a clear and simple API, works on mobile devices, and can be customized to match your style in seconds.
How long can a file name be on windows?
It depends on the length of the complete path to the file (such as C:\Program Files\filename.txt). Windows limits a single path to 260 characters. This is why you might occasionally get an error when copying a file with a very long file name to a location that has a longer path than the file’s original location.
2014 I ran into it (again) while extracting ZIP archives with Adobe AIR ZIP library. Note to myself: DO NOT FORGET WILL STILL BE VALID in 2020!
We use a lot of icons on lonelyplanet.com and recently went through the task of transferring them from an icon font to SVG files. I wanted to share why we did this along with some of the current limitations to SVG and how we got around them.