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Discover my most recent work, tutorials and reflections on web technologies.

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tutorials · 20 Jan 2019
The logic of Liquid - an introduction to Jekyll's templating language

The Liquid templating language was originally designed to power Shopify but is also used by Jekyll. Here I...

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tutorials · 1 Nov 2018
An easy way to import SVGs into Drupal

What's not to love about SVGs? They're lightweight, fast and inherently responsive. Unfortunately SVG support does not come...

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tutorials · 15 Oct 2018
How to remove dormant files when reinstalling a module in Drupal 8

Undetected residual module files can prevent the fresh installation of faulty modules in Drupal. In this post I...

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tutorials · 1 Oct 2018
How to create and extract tar.gz files via the command line

Compressed tar files are a mainstay of Drupal development. They enable you to easily compresss and share complex...

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Commentary · 9 Mar 2018
A brief introduction to progressive web apps

I explain the technology behind progressive web apps and detail how they can be used to boost performance...