Blog: development

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
17 May 2016
Reflecting on an unplanned and imperfect career path so far.
4 Mar 2016
As I previously mentioned, I'd got a basic migration of configuration and content from the Drupal 6 Gallery Guide to a new Drupal 8 site up and running fairly quickly. It's clear that a lot of good work has been done on the various migrate modules.
2 Mar 2016
First steps on migrating a Drupal 6 site to Drupal 8, sharing what I learn along the way.
1 Mar 2016
The pendulum of complexity is swinging, but Grunt and Gulp are useful tools, just like Photoshop and ProTools
22 Feb 2016
On the pointlessness of apps (especially ones built with public money) and the value of the web.
12 Dec 2015
Camus, code, grammatical nerd sniping, and why caring about standards is like being condemned to an eternity of pushing a boulder up a hill.
9 Oct 2015
From a front-end point of view, most of the noise being made about changes from Drupal 7 to 8 have been around Twig and the libraries API.