CSS masonry with flexbox, :nth-child(), and order


Flexbox has no easy way of rendering items with a column layout while using a row order, but we can build a masonry layout with CSS only—no JavaScript needed—by using :nth-child() and the order property. This CSS-only way of creating a masonry (or mosaic) layout is surely not as robust, flexible, and foolproof as a JavaScript implementation (like Masonry) but if you don’t want…

Front-End Developer Handbook 2017


This is a guide that anyone could use to learn about the practice of front-end development. It broadly outlines and discusses the practice of front-end engineering: how to learn it and what tools are used when practicing it in 2017. It is specifically written with the intention of being a professional resource for potential and…

Open Color – An open-source color scheme


Open Color is an open-source scheme optimized for UI like Font, Background, Border, etc. Goals: All colors shall have adequate use Provide general color for UI design All colors will be beautiful in itself and harmonious At the same brightness level, the perceived brightness will be constant Note: All the color is tested on deuteranopia…

CSS Reference – A visual Guide to CSS


Learn by example: cssreference.io is a free visual guide to CSS. It features the most popular properties, and explains them with illustrated and animated examples. The content of this project itself is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

You Might Not Need JavaScript


JavaScript is great, and by all means use it, while also being aware that you can build so many functional UI components without the additional dependancy. Una Kravets (@una) took a look at the power of modern native HTML and CSS as well as some of the syntactic sugar of Sass. Because, you might not…

wysiwyg.css (collection of styles)


Style your TinyMCE or Markdown generated content with a single CSS class, wysiwyg.css file is a simple collection of styles targeted at HTML elements generated from a WYSIWYG editor (like TinyMCE) or Markdown. Its purpose are: readability: both the spacing and colors are visually balanced simplicity: you only need a single class to style all…

Bulma, a CSS framework based on Flexbox


Bulma is a CSS framework, as such, the sole output is a single CSS file. You can either use that file, “out of the box”, or download the Sass source files to customize the variables. There is no JavaScript included, so you can use your own JS implementation. Therefore Bulma can be considered “environment agnostic”:…