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Zach Leatherman

Highlights

A list of self-curated posts that I’m most proud of. If you want to see what everyone else liked, check out popular posts.

  1. 2007
  2. Google Using YUI Grids CSS 📢 9Highlight Apr 2007
  3. Wake up to YouTube on my Internet Alarm Clock 📢 23ProjectHighlight Jun 2007
  4. 2008
  5. Yet Another Pretty Date JavaScript 📢 25ProjectHighlight Mar 2008
  6. ALARMd 2 Beta, with Google Calendar Integration 📢 12ProjectHighlight Apr 2008
  7. Don’t Let the Door Hit You Onunload and Onbeforeunload 📢 10Research🔥 #13Highlight Apr 2008
  8. Selecting XML Nodes with JavaScript (Peril of getElementsByTagName) 📢 8Research🔥 #18Highlight May 2008
  9. Emulating onhashchange without setInterval 📢 5ResearchHighlight Aug 2008
  10. DOMContentLoaded Inconsistencies (in Browsers and JavaScript Libraries) 📢 1ResearchHighlight Dec 2008
  11. 2009
  12. Device Independence on the Open Web 📢 3Highlight Aug 2009
  13. 2010
  14. DIY Webdings—CSS Sprites using @font-face 📢 13Web FontsResearchHighlight Jan 2010
  15. Internet Explorer Array.sort Unreliable 📢 13ResearchHighlight Feb 2010
  16. Faking Onload for Link Elements 📢 3ResearchHighlight Jul 2010
  17. 2011
  18. BigText Makes Text Big 📢 70Web FontsProject🔥 #3Highlight Jan 2011
  19. Et tu, X-UA-Compatible? 📢 3ResearchHighlight Feb 2011
  20. Pragmatic Progressive Enhancement 📢 1Highlight May 2011
  21. FitText + BigText: A Tale of Two Plugins 📢 6Web Fonts🔥 #17Highlight May 2011
  22. 2012
  23. Placeholder Title for Article about HTML5 Placeholders 📢 10ResearchHighlight Feb 2012
  24. A Front End Engineer’s Manifesto 📢 12ProjectConference SpeakingHighlight Sep 2012
  25. SocialCount, Faster & Lighter Social Networking Widgets ProjectHighlight Nov 2012
  26. 2013
  27. Tool or Die, a Web Developer’s Workflow 📢 2Conference Speaking59 min VideoHighlight Mar 2013
  28. Impostor Syndrome 📢 8Speaking7 min VideoHighlight Oct 2013
  29. The Elusive :target Feature Test 📢 2ResearchHighlight Nov 2013
  30. 2014
  31. Bulletproof Accessible Icon Fonts Web FontsProjectResearchHighlight Jan 2014
  32. Tablesaw: A Flexible Tool for Responsive Tables ProjectHighlight Aug 2014
  33. Better @font-face with Font Load Events on Dev.Opera Web FontsResearchHighlight Sep 2014
  34. A Font Family Reunion 📢 11Web FontsProjectHighlight Sep 2014
  35. 2015
  36. Flash of Faux Text—still more on Font Loading 📢 1Web FontsResearch🔥 #14Highlight Jan 2015
  37. 🇨🇦 Better @font-face with Font Load Events—SmashingConf Whistler Web FontsConference Speaking48 min VideoHighlight Feb 2015
  38. 🇺🇸 Tech Meetup at the White House 📢 1Speaking3 min VideoHighlight Apr 2015
  39. The Mitt Romney Web Font Problem 📢 3Web FontsResearchHighlight May 2015
  40. A Hypocrite’s Guide to Public Speaking 📢 1Speaking17 min VideoHighlight Sep 2015
  41. 2016
  42. Critical Web Fonts 📢 1Web FontsResearch🔥 #8Highlight Jan 2016
  43. Web Font Anti-pattern: Data URIs 📢 17Web FontsResearch🔥 #20Highlight Mar 2016
  44. The Web Fonts: Preloaded 📢 3Web FontsResearch🔥 #11Highlight Apr 2016
  45. A Comprehensive Guide to Font Loading Strategies 📢 52Web Fonts🔥 #1Highlight Jul 2016
  46. I Wanted to Type a Number ResearchHighlight Aug 2016
  47. Lazy Loading Web Fonts Is Probably Not What You Want Web FontsHighlight Nov 2016
  48. No @font-face Syntax will ever be Bulletproof, Nor Should It Be. Web FontsHighlight Dec 2016
  49. 2017
  50. Laissez-faire Font Smoothing and Anti-aliasing 📢 7Research🔥 #15Highlight May 2017
  51. Font Aliasing, or How to Rename a Font in CSS 📢 7Research🔥 #6Highlight Jun 2017
  52. 2018
  53. Introducing Eleventy, a new Static Site Generator EleventyProject🔥 #9Highlight Feb 2018
  54. It’s Dangerous to Go Stallone. Take Glyphhanger Web FontsProjectHighlight Mar 2018