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Zach Leatherman

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  1. 2020 ×11
  2. Eleventy Leaderboards v2 via Speedlify 📢 55Project #2 Aug 2020
  3. Netlify’s Merry Band of 1 Million Developers 📢 14 Aug 2020
  4. Bulk Generating OG Images 📢 64 #19 Aug 2020
  5. The Lighthouse Scores Will Continue Until Morale Improves 📢 27Project Jul 2020
  6. I added Lighthouse Scores to my Site’s Footer and You Can Too 📢 265Project #5 Jul 2020
  7. Use Speedlify to Continuously Measure Site Performance 📢 551Project #3 Jun 2020
  8. Résumé/CV on the Jamstack 📢 55 #13 Apr 2020
  9. CSS Naked Day 📢 3 Apr 2020
  10. Eleventy’s New Performance Leaderboard 📢 55Eleventy #20 Mar 2020
  11. Now Deploying to netlify’s AvatarNetlify 📢 34 #17 Jan 2020
  12. A Love Letter to filamentgroup’s AvatarFilament Group 📢 123 Jan 2020
  13. 2019 ×15
  14. The Origin Story of Container Queries 📢 132Research #15 Dec 2019
  15. Building Exclusive Features For Open Collective Contributors on Netlify 📢 21EleventyProject Dec 2019
  16. HTTP Archive’s Web Almanac 2019—Web Fonts Edition Web FontsResearch Nov 2019
  17. I’m Taking Ownership of My Tweets 📢 28Project Sep 2019
  18. Two Browsers Walked Into a Scrollbar Research Sep 2019
  19. A Featherweight Facepile 📢 35EleventyProject Aug 2019
  20. Reactions to: An Honest Conversation About Burnout on JSParty 📢 24 Jul 2019
  21. Bridgy for Webmentions with Brotli 📢 4 Jun 2019
  22. Developing a Robust Font Loading Strategy for CSS-Tricks 📢 140Web FontsResearch #7 Jun 2019
  23. The Crushing Weight of the Facepile 📢 50 Jun 2019
  24. Render Snarky Comments in Comic Sans 📢 229Eleventy Jun 2019
  25. The Co-opetition of Team Web 📢 34 May 2019
  26. font-display is Incompatible with Icon Fonts 📢 83Web Fonts May 2019
  27. Google Fonts is Adding font-display 🎉 📢 121Web Fonts #4 May 2019
  28. Build your own Blog from Scratch using Eleventy Eleventy Jan 2019
  29. 2018 ×21
  30. Don’t Stop Learning Frameworks Dec 2018
  31. Should I Use JavaScript to Load My Web Fonts? Web FontsResearch Nov 2018
  32. Happy Birthday Eleventy! 🎉 📢 5Eleventy Nov 2018
  33. The Problem with font-display and Reflow 📢 6Web Fonts Aug 2018
  34. A Group of Web Font Repaints is called a Michael Serif Web Fonts Aug 2018
  35. The Font Loading Checklist 📢 2Web Fonts #8 Aug 2018
  36. The Life Expectancy of Digital Content Jun 2018
  37. The Simplest Web Site That Could Possibly Work Well EleventyNEJS CONF May 2018
  38. Obnoxiously Readable Responsive Text with Viewport Units Web Fonts May 2018
  39. preload with font-display: optional is an Anti-pattern 📢 6Web Fonts Apr 2018
  40. Import your Disqus Comments to Eleventy 📢 4Eleventy Apr 2018
  41. “The Compromise”—a Modern but Compatible Font Loading Strategy 📢 13Web Fonts Apr 2018
  42. Passing the Lead NebraskaJS Organizer Baton Mar 2018
  43. Google Open Source Award for Eleventy Eleventy Mar 2018
  44. It’s Dangerous to Go Stallone. Take Glyphhanger Web FontsProject Mar 2018
  45. “A letter about Google AMP” Feb 2018
  46. Introducing Eleventy, a new Static Site Generator EleventyProject Feb 2018
  47. Making a Simple Web Site with the Simplest Static Site Generator, Level 2—Adding Filters 📢 1Eleventy Jan 2018
  48. Making a Simple Web Site with the Simplest Static Site Generator, Level 1 Eleventy #12 Jan 2018
  49. spider-pig Searches for Nodes that match a CSS Selector Project Jan 2018
  50. Airing Out 2017’s Dirty Laundry Jan 2018
  51. 2017 ×15
  52. 23 Minutes of Work for Better Font Loading 📢 23Web Fonts #9 Nov 2017
  53. Managing Font Loading CSS Was Painful—Not Anymore Web FontsProject Nov 2017
  54. A Collection of Web Font Loading Recipes 📢 1Web FontsProjectResearch Oct 2017
  55. FOIT vs. FOUT, a Side by Side Comparison 📢 2Web FontsProject Oct 2017
  56. A Historical Look at FOUT and FOIT 📢 110Web Fonts Sep 2017
  57. The Web Font Loading Glossary 📢 1Web Fonts Aug 2017
  58. I made a style guide for my personal web site and you should too. 📢 3 Aug 2017
  59. Font Aliasing, or How to Rename a Font in CSS 📢 9Research #18 Jun 2017
  60. Laissez-faire Font Smoothing and Anti-aliasing 📢 8Research May 2017
  61. Quick Demo: Animating on an Oval Path 📢 2 May 2017
  62. Wait, WebP is actually worth it. 📢 10Research Apr 2017
  63. Selecthor: A Better way to Learn and Demo CSS Selectors 📢 4Project Apr 2017
  64. Randsom: A Random Web Fonts Ransom Note 📢 2Project Apr 2017
  65. Bernie Tweets Project Mar 2017
  66. In Case You Missed It: 2016 Jan 2017
  67. 2016 ×11
  68. No @font-face Syntax will ever be Bulletproof, Nor Should It Be. Web Fonts Dec 2016
  69. Lazy Loading Web Fonts Is Probably Not What You Want 📢 3Web Fonts Nov 2016
  70. I Wanted to Type a Number Research Aug 2016
  71. A Comprehensive Guide to Font Loading Strategies 📢 112Web Fonts #1 Jul 2016
  72. Web Fonts for President 2016 📢 10Web Fonts #10 Apr 2016
  73. The Web Fonts: Preloaded 📢 6Web FontsResearch #11 Apr 2016
  74. Trying out a new Font Stack 📢 1 Apr 2016
  75. Web Font Anti-pattern: Data URIs 📢 18Web FontsResearch Mar 2016
  76. A Story About Proxy Filters Feb 2016
  77. Critical Web Fonts 📢 6Web FontsResearch #16 Jan 2016
  78. In Case You Missed It: 2015 Jan 2016
  79. 2015 ×10
  80. The Infinity Hamburger Menu Project Dec 2015
  81. Using Custom Fonts Responsibly, an Akamai Animated Short Web FontsSpeaking5 min Video Dec 2015
  82. Frameworks, not Blameworks Nov 2015
  83. Filament Group is Agency of the Year at Net Awards Sep 2015
  84. Smashing Book #5 Web Fonts Jul 2015
  85. The Mitt Romney Web Font Problem 📢 7Web FontsResearch May 2015
  86. Compatibility Tables Compendium 📢 9 Mar 2015
  87. Flash of Faux Text—still more on Font Loading 📢 3Web FontsResearch Jan 2015
  88. How we use web fonts responsibly, or, avoiding a @font-face-palm Web FontsResearch Jan 2015
  89. In Case You Missed It: 2014 Jan 2015
  90. 2014 ×7
  91. WOFF2 See the Wizard, a Wonderful JavaScript Feature Test Web FontsProject Oct 2014
  92. A Font Family Reunion 📢 11Web FontsProject Sep 2014
  93. W3C Status Banners 📢 2Project Aug 2014
  94. Tablesaw: A Flexible Tool for Responsive Tables Project Aug 2014
  95. A Frugal and Simple Guide to Putting Lights on your Bike 📢 1 Jul 2014
  96. Politespace, an unobtrusive alternative to input masks Project Apr 2014
  97. Bulletproof Accessible Icon Fonts Web FontsProjectResearch Jan 2014
  98. 2013 ×7
  99. In Case You Missed It: 2013 📢 3 Dec 2013
  100. Domain Swap: A Google Chrome Extension Project Dec 2013
  101. The Elusive :target Feature Test 📢 2Research Nov 2013
  102. A Sliver of What I Learned at JSConf 2013 Jun 2013
  103. You Should Follow Fewer People on Twitter 📢 3Project Jun 2013
  104. zachleat.com is Dead, Long Live zachleat.com 📢 40 May 2013
  105. A Web Developer Fumbling with Social Media 📢 12 Jan 2013
  106. 2012 ×4
  107. SocialCount, Faster & Lighter Social Networking Widgets Project Nov 2012
  108. CSS3 Job Transition 📢 3 May 2012
  109. Let’s get parseIntimate. Project Feb 2012
  110. Placeholder Title for Article about HTML5 Placeholders 📢 11Research Feb 2012
  111. 2011 ×8
  112. Deferreds and a Better Geolocation API 📢 3 Nov 2011
  113. A Mobile Web Divided 📢 2 Aug 2011
  114. FitText + BigText: A Tale of Two Plugins 📢 6Web Fonts May 2011
  115. Pragmatic Progressive Enhancement 📢 1 May 2011
  116. Raging Netflix Queue, a Google Chrome Extension 📢 8Project Feb 2011
  117. The JavaScript Testing Challenge Winner 📢 3 Feb 2011
  118. Et tu, X-UA-Compatible? 📢 3Research Feb 2011
  119. BigText Makes Text Big 📢 73Web FontsProject #6 Jan 2011
  120. An Update to The JavaScript Testing Challenge Jan 2011
  121. 2010 ×12
  122. The JavaScript Testing Challenge 📢 8Speaking5 min Video Nov 2010
  123. Faking Onload for Link Elements 📢 3Research Jul 2010
  124. ALARMd is now on Github 📢 4 Jul 2010
  125. Maiden Voyage of the DOM Sailbloat 📢 1Project Jul 2010
  126. A Race Against Time Pickers 📢 1 Jun 2010
  127. Point, Charset, Match: Character Encoding in JavaScript 📢 1Web FontsResearch Mar 2010
  128. Internet Explorer Array.sort Unreliable 📢 13Research Feb 2010
  129. If the Menu Fitts, We Must Acquit 📢 8 Feb 2010
  130. CSS 3 Text: A Tale of writing-mode Woe 📢 3Web FontsResearch Feb 2010
  131. Trash that “Back to Top” Link 📢 8 Feb 2010
  132. The 24 Clock on ALARMd 📢 3 Jan 2010
  133. DIY Webdings—CSS Sprites using @font-face 📢 13Web FontsResearch Jan 2010
  134. 2009 ×9
  135. Don’t Give Up on Internet Explorer Yet 📢 3 Dec 2009
  136. Device Independence on the Open Web 📢 3 Aug 2009
  137. Quick Performance Tip: jQuery and addClass 📢 2 Jun 2009
  138. Adobe Reverts Flex Store to Open Web May 2009
  139. Performance Caveat with jQuery Selectors and Live Events 📢 14Research May 2009
  140. Jonathan Sharp at The Ajax Experience Feb 2009
  141. ALARMd Unix Time Format for 1234567890 Day Feb 2009
  142. Registration Forms Suck, Let’s Mitigate Suckiness 📢 4 Jan 2009
  143. Scare Your Visitors with this JavaScript Gravatar Plugin 📢 6Project Jan 2009
  144. 2008 ×20
  145. DOMContentLoaded Inconsistencies (in Browsers and JavaScript Libraries) 📢 1Research Dec 2008
  146. jQuery Bug: IE reports incorrect $.browser.version 📢 3 Oct 2008
  147. Dear IE6: Please Cache my Images. 📢 3Research Oct 2008
  148. Relative URLs including the Domain 📢 2 Oct 2008
  149. ALARMd is a Google Code Project Oct 2008
  150. Fight Registrastination. Register to vote! Project Sep 2008
  151. Writing a Front End Engineer’s Resume (or CV) 📢 6 Sep 2008
  152. Emulating onhashchange without setInterval 📢 5Research Aug 2008
  153. Double Whammy: OpenID and Microformats May 2008
  154. Selecting XML Nodes with JavaScript, or the Peril of getElementsByTagName 📢 8Research May 2008
  155. Javascript Objects are NOT JSON 📢 3 May 2008
  156. Surnamespacing 📢 3 May 2008
  157. Don’t Let the Door Hit You Onunload and Onbeforeunload 📢 10Research #14 Apr 2008
  158. Forgive My Feed Apr 2008
  159. Rethinking JavaScript Grids and DataTables 📢 1 Apr 2008
  160. ALARMd 2 Beta, with Google Calendar Integration 📢 12Project Apr 2008
  161. 20000 Leagues Under the API: YouTube JavaScript Apr 2008
  162. Code Like the Big Boys: Flickr 📢 3 Mar 2008
  163. Architecture Choices: Callbacks and Events in JavaScript Mar 2008
  164. Tips for Programming JavaScript Functions 📢 1 Mar 2008
  165. Yet Another Pretty Date JavaScript 📢 25Project Mar 2008
  166. Minor Annoyances with Firefox Development Mar 2008
  167. Specific Inheritance with TIBCO’s General Interface 📢 3 Mar 2008
  168. PHP Pretty Date 📢 6Project Feb 2008
  169. Online Movie Rental Review – Amazon Unbox 📢 4 Jan 2008
  170. 2007 ×35
  171. Quine using XHTML and JavaScript Dec 2007
  172. Faster YUI DataTable with 5 Lines of Code 📢 1 Dec 2007
  173. Problems with Looping through window.setInterval 📢 2 Dec 2007
  174. enterval, an automatic setInterval chainer. Project Dec 2007
  175. Obscurity, Security, and Captcha 📢 1 Nov 2007
  176. Forward Compatibility and JavaScript Nov 2007
  177. Speed up Including Google Analytics Nov 2007
  178. Nursery Rhyme Code Poem [CSS] 📢 1 Oct 2007
  179. Nursery Rhyme Code Poem [PHP] Oct 2007
  180. Nursery Rhyme Code Poem [JavaScript] 📢 1 Oct 2007
  181. Write More Efficient Javascript in YUI with CSS Selectors Project Sep 2007
  182. Cross Domain XHR with Firefox 2 📢 18 Aug 2007
  183. Namespacing outside of the YAHOO Namespace 📢 8 Aug 2007
  184. Enlarging your YUI DataTable in 29 Seconds or Less! 📢 3 Aug 2007
  185. ALARMd now supports URLs Aug 2007
  186. maLArquee, Bringing Back the Marquee 📢 4Project Aug 2007
  187. Using Phing to automate JavaScript and CSS Minimization 📢 3 Aug 2007
  188. YUI Code Review: YAHOO.namespace 📢 3 Aug 2007
  189. Using DOM Query Libraries in YUI 📢 3 Jul 2007
  190. 8 Things the YUI Library Needs to Win Me Back 📢 7 Jul 2007
  191. What Sound Does a Cow Make? MooTools. 📢 1 Jul 2007
  192. 20/20 Hindsight, a Look Back at ALARMd 📢 2 Jul 2007
  193. JavaScript Frameworks and JSF 📢 6 Jul 2007
  194. DOMDom, easy DOM Element Creation 📢 9Project Jul 2007
  195. Wake up to YouTube on my Internet Alarm Clock 📢 23Project Jun 2007
  196. Enlarging your YUI DataTable in 30 Seconds or Less! 📢 7 Jun 2007
  197. Screen Readers and Listening at the Speed of Sound May 2007
  198. Wash your mouth out with SOAP and the YUI Connection Manager 📢 3 May 2007
  199. YUI DataTable and You: Making the Marriage Work 📢 7 Apr 2007
  200. I-Frame Shims or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb 📢 8 Apr 2007
  201. JavaScript Code Coverage Tool for Firebug 📢 18Project Apr 2007
  202. Google Using YUI Grids CSS 📢 9 Apr 2007
  203. Problems with YUI DataTable 📢 28 Apr 2007
  204. Conservative Design Example: Hierarchical Options Mar 2007
  205. Logical XOR in JavaScript 📢 2Project Mar 2007
  206. YUI Button Lite Mar 2007
  207. Fundamental Problem with YUI Button 📢 1 Mar 2007
  208. OMG SOA Mar 2007
  209. Conservative Design Example: Multiple Option List Mar 2007
  210. Conservative Design: Command Line Interface Mar 2007
  211. Namespaces in Ext DomQuery Mar 2007
  212. Beaten to the Spiked Punch Mar 2007
  213. Conservative Design: Option List Feb 2007
  214. Conservative Design Patterns for Form Elements 📢 3 Feb 2007
  215. Conservative Design: Hierarchical Select 📢 1 Feb 2007
  216. Checklist for Web Applications Feb 2007
  217. Screen Printing, Fake Interfaces Part 1 Feb 2007