SVGs are great; making them smaller makes them even greater. This guide will show you how to optimize SVGs.
In the wake of Google's announcement that it will start giving a ranking boost to full-SSL sites, many companies are converting their sites to be full-https.
Surprisingly, normal YouTube embeds are not automatically sized to the browser window as it is resized.
As a web developer, I stare at Chrome's developer tools -- particularly the Elements and Console tabs -- all day long. As a result, all light and no dark makes Zach's eyes dull and tired.
This quick shortcut avoids the need to open Developer Tools and THEN manually click on Console. This saves a bit of time and mouse-clicking.
In Internet Explorer 8, embedded YouTube videos are treated as the absolute top element, regardless of z-index.
Most people don't know that you can look up past "snapshots" of almost any website. Archive.org is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that was formed to build an expansive Internet library.
As a website designer, I work with a lot of files -- and a lot of file types. Nothing's worse than wasting time trying to fix a problem caused by an overseen missing file extension.
Internet Explorer 8 may display a border regardless of your CSS attempts. This guide details how to remove it once and for all.
Text shadows are a beautiful and subtle effect for your web site. CSS3 text shadows are currently support on all versions of Chrome, Safari, Firefox 3.5+, and IE 10+.
If you're the administrator of a Facebook Page for your business (or whatever), you can still comment as yourself.
When building a website, it's a good idea to open external links (e.g. http://google.com) in a new window so that users aren't directed away from your site.
If you'd like your visitors to be able to open a phone application straight from your website you can follow this quick guide.
Using CSS, you can display beautiful background images that span the entirety of the user's window -- regardless of their resolution. Here's how to do it.
Spacers are a great way to help you organize the apps that you keep in your dock.
If you have several fonts to install, why install each one manually? You can batch install a bunch of fonts at once.
Wordpress instituted the child theming system for Wordpress so that you can upgrade parent themes (i.e. twentyeleven) when updates are available for them -- without wiping out your changes.
If you have a log file that gets written to frequently, you will want to add it to logrotate so it doesn't consume all of your disk space.
When somebody bookmarks your website on their iPhone or iPad, you probably want your website's logo to appear as the bookmark icon.
This guide will tell you how to find your Mac's IP address using Terminal.
There are a lot of free website builders, many of which are terribly difficult to use. I'm going to use WebStarts for this tutorial because I think it's the easiest to use.