Ryan Trimble

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Weekly Roundup #4

Stairs, masonry, anchors, and manifestos - what a week!

Ryan Trimble's ticket, numbered 0082, to the International Symposium on Making Web Sites Real Good conference

Weekly Roundup #3 — Possum Edition

This week I annoyed everyone at the 11ty conference.

Screenshot of Adam Kuhn's DOOM Scroll demo

Weekly Roundup #2

Update on CSS Harrisburg, interesting links from the week, and Adam Kuhn is the DOOM Slayer?

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Weekly Roundup #1

Obsidian has me taking notes on everything, include these great links!

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What the heck is an SVG sprite sheet?

What is an SVG? What is a Sprite Sheet? Who are you? Those questions answered, and more.

a human hand holding a black bound book with the word "Guests" printed in a gold color

Creating a Guestbook with Astro DB

Astro added a database and now I feel powerful.

VSCode Pets plugin showing cats and dogs playing on a castle

Cool VSCode Plugins

Some neat plugins that I use so often I have forgotten they are plugins.

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CSS-Only Scroll Animations

I’m still digging into all the amazing things I learned at CSS Day!

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Introducing CSS Harrisburg

A new community for web developers in the central Pennsylvania area!

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Mixing Colors with CSS

I’ve been digging into many new CSS features since CSS Day, including mixing colors.

Stage at CSS Day in Amsterdam, on screen there is a slide that says CSS Day Welcome to our 9th edition

Visiting Amsterdam for CSS Day

I traveled over 4,000 miles to attend the only CSS conference in the world.

Green fleur de lys symbol with text that reads vueconf.us - Jazz. Code. Vue.

Vue Conf Recap

Recapping Vue Conf 2023 in New Orleans, LA.

Nuxt homepage screenshot with the headline "The Intuitive Web Framework"

Preparing for Vue Conf with Nuxt

Digging into the Nuxt framework ahead of Vue Conf

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Accessible Slider Attempt

I attempted to make a slider element with accessibility considerations.

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The Popover API is exciting, sort of

Yet another experimental feature that I'm excited for, but is Chrome only.

The band "The Mountain Goats" performing on stage in blue lighting.

The Mountain Goats at XL Live

I got to see The Mountain Goats and it was amazing.

Bojack Horseman and Diane sitting on a roof looking over Hollywoo

I Love Cartoons

I'm a fan of all things animated, here are a few great shows to check out.

Command line terminal showing Fig running a command

Arc Browser is Awesome

Product review of Arc Browser.

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Why Astro is my Favorite Framework

Convincing you to use Astro.

Our cats Sunshine and T3 posing

The Animals that Live inside My House

Profiles of all of our pets.

Robot playing an electronic piano.

Thoughts on Artificial Intelligence

Sideline observations on artificial intelligence.

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My Favorite CSS Snippets

A few of my favorite CSS snippets.

Building wall with the words "When you're lost in the darkness look for the light" spray painted on it

The Last of Us

My thoughts on the HBO adaption of The Last of Us.

Command line terminal showing Fig running a command

Enhancing the Command Line with Fig

Product review of the CLI enhancing tool: Fig.

Polypane browser displaying ryantrimble.com in mobile, tablet, and desktop panes

Building with Polypane

Product review of Polypane, a favorite in my web developer toolkit.

Code displaying JavaScript function for list formatting

JavaScript List Formatting and Astro

JavaScript features work well with Astro (obviously).

London Bridge

London Calling

I finally took an actual vacation and experienced the miracle of flight.

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New Website

Redesigning my website using Astro and modern CSS!

Let's work together!