Blog: development

21 Feb 2017
Why developers might need to slow down when their project is behind schedule.
29 Jan 2017
We're moving house soon, and we're planning to rent out the flat we live in now. We could use an estate agent, and get the flat up on all the usual property boards. But, in the spirit of the IndieWeb, and because we don't want to pay commission to agents, we decided to put up our own website advertising the flat.
22 Jan 2017
A few years ago, following an overnight deployment, I managed to delete a large proportion of the content on a client’s website. There are all kinds of excuses I could make, but the fact is that I did something stupid because I wasn't concentrating properly.
12 Jan 2017
Following the previous blog post about our software engineering team culture that I wrote with my colleague Andrew Harmel-Law, I spoke about the subject at the January Drupal Show &a
28 Oct 2016
Some common things to bear in mind when reviewing pull requests
19 Sep 2016
When should enterprises move to the latest and greatest version of Drupal?
5 Sep 2016
Defining how we define ourselves as engineers.
5 Aug 2016
The anatomy and life cycle of good and bad bug reports, and the value of learning to use your issue tracker for clearer communication between testers, developers, and clients
27 Jun 2016
How do you know when an incomplete new thing is more valuable than a complete old thing?
1 Jun 2016
An evolving collection of useful links to share when reviewing pull requests, covering CSS, accessibility, Drupal, JavaScript, and whatever else comes to mind