Latest RWD News

Firefox 65 release

February 4th, 2019 by Chris Mills, Dan Callahan

What a cracker jack box of amazing that is Firefox 65. This could be a newsletter edition on its own, but for now I’ll list my highlights. CSS Flexbox inspector to allow you to see where/why items are sitting on a page, their flex state and the space available, a great edition to the existing […]

Creating distraction-free reading experiences

January 29th, 2019 by Adrian Zumbrunnen

I came across this article this week and it reminded me just how important it is to make the content on our sites easy for our users to read. Seems like a simple and obvious thing, but we often lose track of just how important this is. To my surprise, this article was from 2014 […]

Sitespeed.io 8.0 and Browsertime 4.0

January 28th, 2019 by Peter Hedenskog

My favourite FREE performance monitoring tool has had a major release and upgrade. If you haven’t tried out Sitespeed.io yet now is the perfect time.

Building Journal Book

January 22nd, 2019 by Trys Mudford

JournalBook is a progressive web app that allows you to keep a journal on your own device. Your notes are only stored on your device, they’re never even sent to a server. You don’t even need to sign-in to use it! It works offline, so you can reflect upon your day on the slow train […]

Fresh From The Podcast

RWD Podcast #70 : Should designers learn how to code?

November 30th, 2018

This week I mull over the question around whether designers should code. Brad and Dan talk about Design and Development workflows Advent Holiday Calendars for Dev’s http://24ways.org/ http://calendar.perfplanet.com/2015/ https://24pullrequests.com/ http://sysadvent.blogspot.co.uk/

RWD Podcast #69 – Service Workers for everyone!

April 6th, 2018

With the arrival of iOS11.3 we now have service workers on Apple devices, meaning a wave of PWAs are about to hit us. HOORAH!

RWD Podcast #68 – One size fits all Service Worker

March 9th, 2018

This week I go over Jeremy Keiths new one size fits all service worker and possible use cases for service workers on travel sites. We celebrate International Women’s Day and look back on a year with CSS Grid.   Transcript The transcript below is computer generated using https://www.descript.com/. I’ve noticed a few issues as I’ve gone […]

Most Recent Articles

RWD Weekly #345

February 1st, 2019

Welcome back to another edition of RWD Weekly. This week we take a look at the redesign of the feature image from Owltastic and celebrate the release of Firefox with support for WebP. More below, get into the links and enjoy! Headline Firefox 65: WebP support, Flexbox Inspector, new tooling & platform updates What a […]

RWD Weekly #344

January 25th, 2019

Welcome back to another edition of RWD Weekly. This week we take a look at the breakdown of the term ‘front-end developer’ and look at some of the updates that Chrome have made to Dev tools. Google has had its share of questionable news as well as some potential changes to the way web extensions […]

Tools for monitoring up time

January 14th, 2019

We always want out site to be live and serving our products/pictures/widgets/opinions to the world, but the fact of the matter is that sometimes things go wrong with technology. Your hosting provider might be down, you may have forgotten to renew your domain name, the latest changes you pushed might have bugs… there are a […]