Get in touch

Code

Two Simple Parallax methods

Posted on 3rd April 2018 at 10:00am by Chris Snowden

Parallax is a popular scrolling effect used on many modern websites, and when done well can look fantastic. Sadly though, parallax implementations often suffer from being JS heavy and poorly optimised, and can introduce performance problems. So, what are our options for adding a basic parallax style effect without any of the baggage?

Read article

Posted in Code, Tutorials, Web, Web Design


Compiling ES6 with Gulp and Babel

Posted on 7th March 2018 at 11:00am by Chris Snowden

The current stable of module bundlers like Webpack and Browserify are incredible tools that make creating performant and cutting-edge web apps a breeze, but they do tend to be somewhat difficult to set-up and configure, using rather arcane syntax and concepts. We all want to use modern, cutting-edge Javascript, but for a small project or a proof of concept are they really worth the overhead if all we want is to be able to write in ES6? Perhaps there could be another way...

Read article

Posted in Code, Plugins, Tutorials, Web


13 of our favourite Chrome extensions

Posted on 23rd March 2017 at 11:00am by Chris Snowden

A trusty tool of any Web Developer, browser extensions are now a key component of our workflows, offering extended functionality to the already powerful modern browser dev tools. The ability to test concepts and fiddle with the DOM directly in the browser rather than switching back and forth from an IDE can be a big time-saver, and debugging relevant data about your site performance or third party plugins can offer insights that might otherwise be missed. There are hundreds of useful add-ons targeting inline css, grid layout overlays, cache-clearing, code parsers etc…

Read article

Posted in Code, Plugins, Web Design


We love what we do! You will too. Speak to us