design

After Dark

Free and open-source software you can use to create a website, blog or app.
git.habd.as/comfusion/after-dark

Node / Vue / ES6 / Fuse / Docker / CSS3 / Bash

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After 5 years fighting with WordPress on my personal blog I switched to static in 2013. With Jekyll as my static site generator found a lot to love for some time. After 3 years and an increasing number of blog posts, however, I became intimately familiar with Jekyll’s speed and scaling issues.

Dissatisfied with my personal publishing cadence, and after some considerable product analysis in the SSG space, I eventually discovered Hugo. Before committing entirely I ran a multi-year experiment to mitigate any surprises before finally deciding to entirely jump ship for Hugo. After Dark was the result.

Optimize Images with Sketch App

4 minute read Updated

Optimize your image assets for the Web using Sketch app.

You know the drill. When you’re building for the Web or mobile performance is everything. Out of the box Sketch does not lend itself to producing flyweight images. But that doesn’t mean you need a second image editor, or even another tool, just to create performant images. Use these techniques to reduce file sizes and optimize images with Sketch.

Designing Websites for iPhone X

1 minute read Published

Probably the only HIG I’ll be paying attention to after I pick up this marvel of innovation. iPhone X Human Interface guidelines.