What We Wished For — Smashing Magazine

About The Author Mat “Wilto” Marquis is a former amateur boxer, aspiring chef, halfway decent carpenter, and passable antique British motorcycle mechanic—when not making fast, … More about Mat An old cliché says that “may you get everything you wish for” makes for a particularly insidious curse. With Edge soon making the switch to Chrome’s […]

Common CSS Issues For Front-End Projects — Smashing Magazine

About The Author Ahmad Shadeed is a UX/UI Designer and front-end developer from Palestine who enjoys working and living in the intersection of design and code. He is writing on … More about Ahmad Rendering and interaction have become a lot more consistent across browsers in recent years. It’s still not perfectly uniform, however, and […]

Will PWAs Replace Native Mobile Apps? — Smashing Magazine

About The Author Suzanne Scacca is a former WordPress implementer, trainer and agency manager who now works as a freelance copywriter. She specializes in crafting marketing, web … More about Suzanne When it comes to the mobile user experience, are mobile websites all that bad? You hear so much about the benefits of building a […]

The What, The Why, And The How — Smashing Magazine

About The Author Amy is a Developer Advocate Intern at Samsung Internet, a PhD Researcher in the Mixed Reality Laboratory at the University of Nottingham and a Github Campus … More about Amy Web Standards, and the documentation to support them, provide huge insight into ‘the why’ and ‘the what’ of the world wide web. […]

New Year, New Beginnings (January 2019 Wallpapers Edition) — Smashing Magazine

About The Author Cosima has been an editor at SmashingMag since 2013. Whenever she’s not writing articles for the bi-weekly Smashing Newsletter or the Quick Tips series, … More about Cosima Let’s start into the new year with a little inspiration boost: wallpapers created with love by the community for the community. Happy 2019! Maybe […]

How Much Should You Get Paid To Build Websites In 2019? — Smashing Magazine

About The Author Suzanne Scacca is a former WordPress implementer, trainer and agency manager who now works as a freelance copywriter. She specializes in crafting marketing, web … More about Suzanne As a web designer, you might think that what you get paid to build websites doesn’t matter so long as you have money in […]

HTML5 SVG Fill Animation With CSS3 And Vanilla JavaScript — Smashing Magazine

About The Author Marina Ferreira is a Software Engineer from São Paulo, Brazil, who is passionate about development, design, writing, foreign languages, walks in the park and, … More about Marina In this article, you can learn how to build the animated note display from the Awwwards website. It discusses the HTML5 SVG circle element, […]

Front-End Performance Checklist 2019 [PDF, Apple Pages, MS Word] — Smashing Magazine

About The Author Vitaly Friedman loves beautiful content and doesn’t like to give in easily. When he is not writing or speaking at a conference, he’s most probably running … More about Vitaly Let’s make 2019… fast! An annual front-end performance checklist (PDF/Apple Pages/MS Word), with everything you need to know to create fast experiences […]