scroll-margin-top

What: CSS-Tricks just posted about this last Friday and since I could have used this that day (!) but didn’t find it until now, I’m adding a note here for myself:

You have a page with a table of contents (with links), or you have a one page website with in-page navigation and you have a fixed header — when you click a link the content scrolls up too far and is hidden by the fixed header. This is not a good user experience, and you can improve it with scroll-margin-top in Firefox and Chrome-based browsers…

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Hosting Assets: Do It Yourself?

I have started hosting more and more of the assets for sites, like web-fonts and JavaScripts libraries, stats, with the sites themselves instead of using a CDN / third-party service, largely because I was starting to feel squeamish about my role in helping tech giants follow you across the internet.

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Joy

I recently updated the links page on my personal website, something I hadn’t done in years, and there were some broken links there but I also stumbled again across entropy8.com.

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Writing less.

A nice old (2016) video of a talk by Heydon Pickering about writing less code. It’s smart, funny, and I agree.

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