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Zach Leatherman

Zach is a builder for the web with Netlify. He’s currently fixated on web fonts and static site generators. His public speaking résumé includes talks in eight different countries at events like Beyond Tellerrand, Smashing Conference, CSSConf, and The White House. He is an emeritus of Filament Group, NEJS CONF, and still helps out with NebraskaJS. Read more about Zach »


  1. 🇺🇸 SmashingConf Austin 2020 Speakingon October 13 #18 Oct 2020
  2. The State of Eleventy in Two Minutes EleventySpeaking2 min Video Oct 2020
  3. Eleventy and Vue, a match made to power Sep 2020
  4. Eleventy Leaderboards v2 via Speedlify 📢 55Project #15 Aug 2020
  5. Cloudflare’s Creative Corner with the Netlify team Speaking Aug 2020
  6. Netlify’s Merry Band of 1 Million Developers 📢 14 Aug 2020
  7. …see full archives.

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