Today I learned
- CSS (16)
- Accessibility (13)
- HTML (10)
- Performance (8)
- React (8)
- API (5)
- UX (4)
- Backend (3)
- Gatsby (3)
- Web Security (2)
- Git (2)
- Sustainability (1)
- DOM (1)
- Astro (1)
- SVG (1)
- TypeScript (1)
- Software Development (1)
- Prisma (1)
- Redux (1)
- Testing (1)
Width and Height in CSS
Width and height in CSS are easy to use but height if often misunderstood.
Browsing with assistive technology
Today I learned a lot about browsing the web with assistive technology by watching the videos from Tetralogical.
The HTML Search Element
The HTML Search Element is a new semantic element that can be used as a container for the parts of the document related to performing a search or filtering operation.
Web Sustainability Guidelines
The Sustainability Web Design Community Group announced the Web Sustainability Guidelines. It’s all about “how to design and implement digital products and services that put people and the planet first.”
View Transitions are coming (Astro 3.0)
View Transitions will soon be available in all major browsers and Astro is the first framework to support them.
CSS Selectors Visual Guide
Today I learned about this visual guide to all CSS selectors
Learn HTML! It is still the foundation of the web and the most important language to learn.
Have you used Web Components?
Have you used Web Components? I have not and I wondered why. Dave Rupert has a lot on opinions why Web Components have not succeeded yet and in this post I summarize his blog post.
The popover API
The problem with sticky menus
Sticky menus are used widely on the web but come with some serious issues. In this post I learned about the problems they cause and what to do instead.
CSS Nesting is finally built into the language. No need for a preprocessor anymore! In this post, I'll look at the spec and valid selectors.
Image Carbon is a tool that helps you to calculate the carbon footprint of your websites images
Text-wrap balance is a new way to specify with CSS how lines of text are balanced.
Building accessible modal dialogs
Today I learned how to make modal dialogs accessible so that they can be used by people who use assistive technologies to navigate the web.
CSS Scroll Snap
Today I learned about how you create a scroll snap effect in CSS with the scroll snap properties.
React Server Components
Today I learned about React Server Components, what they are and how they will be useful.
SVG Drawing Animation
Today I learned how to animate SVG drawings using CSS.
Vercel Cron Jobs
Today I learned that Vercel introduced Cron Jobs recently. So now you can automate repetetive tasks in a serverless Environment like on Vercel.
Input Attributes for better Forms
Filling Forms on website can be an unnecessary pain. Recently I've learned about some simple steps to make Forms more user friendly.
What's new in Lighthouse 10
Lighthouse 10 was released recently and included some significant new features. In this Today-I-learned Post will have a look at everything new.