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WordPress and Gatsby work together for fast website

GatsbyJS and WordPress Gives Website a Lease of Life

After over three years of having the same WordPress theme, it was time for a change!   This came about for a few reasons. There was nothing overwhelmingly wrong with the theme, but the font wasn’t the best on mobile. It’s nice to read an article on a mobile phone and not have to squint. […]

User Journey Mapping

Creative / Development Inspiration 59

Due to conversations about processes, this week I have included several articles on UX process, and how to write User Stories. These articles go hand in hand with slowing down the design process! As well as these goodies, there is a great website example, an article on web performance ethics, and more in this weeks […]

Mapping a User Story

Creative / Development Inspiration 58

New year happened. and then Christmas happened. And then I went away for jolly. Enough time to break a habit.   Not a chance.   This weeks design and developer inspiration rundown has even more of the good stuff. Want to know more about accessibility? Check. How about the newest CMSs on the scene? I […]

Content Mesh Plug and Play

The Rise of the Content Mesh

On October 4th 2018 an article named “Delivering Modern Website Experiences: The Journey to a Content Mesh” was published by Sam Bhagwat on gatsbyjs.org. Sam introduced the concept of a Content Mesh, and touched on the different pieces that are involved.   In essence, the Content Mesh allows you to (from Sams article): select best-of-breed […]

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Creative / Development Inspiration 52

Website Inspiration Puree Maison Although the designers have not considered usability at all, it is a good site to show the different animations and reveals that can be used across a website. Some brilliant hover states over images, and gentle fades on scroll. https://pureemaison.com/en   Designer Resources, Examples and Inspiration Palx The last few week […]

Bedrock & Trellis WordPress Development

Trellis & Bedrock For Fast WordPress Development

I am continually trying to speedy up and improve my WordPress workflow process. Unlike a lot of JS framework communities, WordPress seems to be a little behind in creating a fast and efficient roll out process. The whole thing seems a little “work it out yourself”.   That being said, there are hundreds of tools […]

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First Taste of Grav

Up until recently I have been predominantly a WordPress based developer. I have dabbled in other things, a little bit of React here and there but nothing crazy. Recently however, I have felt a bit nonplussed with it all. Everything seems to take a little bit too long to spin up, and although I have […]

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Creative / Development Inspiration 49

This week is more developer heavy, but with reason. There have been some brilliant tools and articles this week, and I really wanted to share them all! Enjoy this weeks design (little less) and development (little more) inspiration rundown.   Website Inspiration ACLU — 50 State Blueprint Not your typical website, but incredibly effective. ACLU […]