DECAF Blog

Web-driven software company based in Berlin and Langenberg/NRW, Germany: Design/UX, Laravel + React.

DECAF-Website: 2004–2015

DECAF-Website: 2004–2015

Unsere aktuelle Website ist von 2008. Die davor von 2004. Bevor unsere neue Website live geht, kommt hier ein kurzer Rückblick.

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Safari (OS X and iOS) seems to stumble on &shy; with several web fonts. Fixed it the tough way by using <i></i>&shy; for now. Well…

Safari issues with ­

Finished some 8 yrs old TODO. Feels weird.
(Will publish next week.)

Change!

This is about changing:

  1. Carry your laptop bag on one shoulder all the time? Use the other one and your body will thank you.
  2. Stop drinking too much coffee. Try tea.
  3. Change the routes you’re driving or walking.
  4. Start thinking about things you didn’t think of before.
  5. Talk to people you didn’t talk to before.
  6. Listen to TED talks about changing or watch Carpool Karaoke instead.
  7. Travel.
  8. Make a baby?

Do it!

Do not:

  1. Develop another JavaScript framework.
  2. Develop another CSS framework.
  3. Develop another PHP CMS.

Don’t.

Got plum on your new website?
—Holy shit. Do you like it?

plummy screenshot

Battery at 72 %.
Push, build, release, drink, bugfix, drink, push again, release again, lean back: 46 %.

—Performance, my ass.

»I think our users require a contact form they can fill out and sen…«
Me throwing in a mailto link.

Watching Liverpool vs West Ham w/ the kids: »LFC is red, others are blue
She (7): »Who’re the yellow ones?«
She (3): »Who’s the green

If you read about BEM for CSS these days, stop thinking about classes and naming.
It’s all about inheritance.

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