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  1. Does my web site look broken? Debatable 😅 I’m participating in CSS Naked Day! zachleat.com/ (Wish I used more <ul>’s in that smelly old header 👀) via meyerweb meyerweb/1247641433223376898
  2. seeing URLs like this hurts me deep in my bones https​://www-theverge-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.theverge.com/platform/amp/2020/4/3/21207643/zoom-security-privacy-zoombombing-passwords-waiting-rooms-default
  3. John Prine ❤️
  4. Playing around with some higher level benchmarking in eleven_ty. Each project is a performance snowflake!
    oh my god twitter doesn’t include alt text from images in their API
  5. app store makes a dollar, I make a dime that’s why apps are pooping on the bottom line
  6. precision mute button skills can only navigate so far in a meeting with a collosal melt down from a two year old that wanted more pistachios 😅😰😱😅😰😱 everything is fine it is fine tbf pistachios are delicious
  7. what about a 0KB JS budget though sitnikcode/1247237949265190913
  8. mask jeeves
  9. thinking about instituting an official “no whining” policy on project bug trackers
  10. Laptop sticker log, star date the 45th month of 2020 №1: eleven_ty №2: No Thank You by lynnandtonic №3: Vintage rainbow Netlify №4: Grace Hopper via jeffblankenburg and stirtrek
    oh my god twitter doesn’t include alt text from images in their API
  11. Has anyone written or know of a good article on using CSS Custom Properties for component theming?
  12. Wow, the number of developer build tools that are not set up to properly handle CSS custom properties is… vast.
  13. Super interesting idea from MateMarschalko to stack the general sibling combinator in CSS ~ to simulate a :nth-child-of-class pseudo-class. medium.com/better-programming/css-select-nth-element-with-class-a313d080e2bf
    oh my god twitter doesn’t include alt text from images in their APIoh my god twitter doesn’t include alt text from images in their APIoh my god twitter doesn’t include alt text from images in their API
  14. Wow! Amazing—so many awesome sites and positive comments in this thread. If you haven’t participated yet—try to find a site without comments yet 😍 Really appreciate y’all, thank you for being the sunshine. zachleat/1245781964214480900
  15. Step 1. Reply to this tweet with a link to your personal website. Step 2. Find a reply to this tweet and say something nice about their website. Let’s get some positivity going, y’all ❤️
  16. careful with the zoom_us “Touch up my appearance” checkbox, everyone—it might actually make you look worse
    oh my god twitter doesn’t include alt text from images in their APIoh my god twitter doesn’t include alt text from images in their API
  17. dad-mode uptime is sitting at about four nines right now—I was out of the kids’ line-of-sight for about 8 seconds total before they escalated to my superior with a copy of the SLA
  18. flash of unstyled dark theme
  19. welcome to the first of two April 2nds
  20. captcha’s should just be asking people if they’ve washed their hands
  21. USA friends: Starting on April 2 if your daycare/school is closed due to #COVID19 you are likely eligible for up to 2 weeks paid leave or *12* weeks at ⅔ pay (maximums apply). Bill sponsored by NitaLowey. *Companies with fewer than 500 employees en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Families_First_Coronavirus_Response_Act
  22. two year old didn't want to put on pants this morning and my first thought was “okay but only until dad has a video call” and my next thought was “well that's a double standard isn’t it”
  23. social distance on twitter by posting increasingly strange tweets until people unfollow you
  24. if I hear one more person without kids humblebrag/complain about being bored during this quarantine I might lose it 😅
  25. If you had to pick *one*, would you pick:
  26. This but the 2022 version will be CSS Custom Properties sanketsahu/1243935639776550914
  27. Eleventy Accessibility Leaderboard is next. (follow up: should I do a most web fonts leaderboard too or no)
    oh my god twitter doesn’t include alt text from images in their API
  28. why is no one giving he-man credit for being ahead of the game on declaring his pronouns
  29. In some respects I do wonder if electronjs has given application developers a misguided sense that their web property provides broad access on a cross-platform level but not in a cross-browser way. ben_seven/1243613140300029957
  30. Going to start naming and shaming these. It’s just happening way too often now. sococo is #ChromeOnly.
    oh my god twitter doesn’t include alt text from images in their API
  31. Wow, I’m loving this ____lighthouse score calculator from paul_irish—illustrates the maximum budget you can have to keep your 100 score (in both the v5 and v6 releases) 😅 paulirish.github.io/lh-scorecalc/
  32. Lots of vague terms being thrown around in the discussion around Safari’s storage wipe changes, specifically “web application” and “PWA.” adactio makes an important point: is a PWA by definition required to be installed? Oh my—I hope not. adactio/1243134169380794368
  33. And on the seventh day Safari looked upon thy mighty works that ye hath stored in thine localStorage and did clear it thusly
  34. In order to save toilet paper, at the advice of the President I have stopped pooping and I can now safely report that we are both full of shit
  35. “If you are in charge of a web site that provides even slightly important information, or important services, it’s time to get static.” Important thoughts as always from meyerweb. meyerweb.com/eric/thoughts/2020/03/22/get-static/
  36. y'all aren't using the three seashells?
  37. A little quarantine perspective courtesy of our family’s recent adoption: Weeks of the kids at home seems shorter than our one flight home with a new family member: thirteen hours on a plane with a super-energized one year old that barely knew us ❤️ Hang in there, y’all 💪
  38. zero facts given
  39. I am using Vue components in Eleventy right now and it is *magical*. Super excited about a wider release for this 🤩
  40. excuse me who came up with this genius-level campaign #KeepNebraskaFlat NebraskaHealth/1240038367544381443