What is HTML? Let’s Explain it! (An Introduction)

What is HTML?

HTML or HyperText Markup Language – is the core language that powers the content of the web. In this short post I will aim to lead you through the structure of HTML and how it interacts with a web page. HTML is for content, and content only. In the past it had to style and layout pages too, but that job is best done with CSS. Javascript looks after behaviour. … More What is HTML? Let’s Explain it! (An Introduction)

What Makes a good web developer – 5 (not so) secret tips for success

For (i = 0; i < 5; i++) 0. – or Starting from zero, five ways to learn to be a great developer This week, I was really lucky to be present at a talk from Jeff Sheridan of Matrix Internet, a full service web agency based in Dublin (who has the most impressive “about us” … More What Makes a good web developer – 5 (not so) secret tips for success

High performance HTML

Originally posted on Sam Dutton’s blog:
High performance HTML How can you improve the performance of web pages? Most developers look to JavaScript and image optimisation, server configuration, file minification and concatenation – even CSS tweaks. Poor old HTML gets neglected, despite being the core language of the web. HTML payloads are big and getting…