The latest official WordPress app for iOS is pretty sweet. WYSIWYG editing, super easy to attach photos. Hence all the recent picture posts, hehe.
Interesting write up on the challenges of ramping up to serious traffic at scale.
I’m generally a Firebug guy myself, but this tutorial video for the Chrome console makes me second guess that a bit.
If you’re a web developer, Emmet is an easy to learn macro language that speeds up typing of HTML and CSS. Its supported in lots editors (via plugins). I’ve personally used in Komodo Edit (back when Emmet was call Zen Coding), Geany, and (my current editor of choice) vim. Once you invest the timing learning it, it saves you a lot of time and is very hard to live without.
Here’s a good intro to get you up to speed: Faster Workflow: Mastering Emmet, Part 1 – SitePoint.
New to me was that some online coding tools like jsfiddle now support Emmet as well, sweet!
While we’re at it, lets sort the contacts in there by last name, first name. Needs SPANs around the first and last names, but I think can live with that.
After messing around with tinysort, I just couldn’t get it to do what I was looking for (reliably anyway…) So, I put together my own custom sort function. Turns out it way more straightforward than I would have guessed.
Super handy helper for sorting nodes in the DOM. Tons of options for sorting on specific parts of your content.
The 3d stuff is surprisingly smooth even in big browser windows.