Archives

  1. The 2019 Web-Crunch Year in Review
  2. How to Use GraphQL with Ruby on Rails – Part 2
  3. The Hello Rails Black Friday Sale starts now!
  4. How to Use GraphQL with Ruby on Rails
  5. How to Build a Brand Strategy for Long Term Success
  6. Re-create Airbnb’s Home Page with Tailwind CSS
  7. How to Sign in with Twitter using Devise, Omniauth, and Ruby on Rails
  8. Let’s Build with JavaScript – Using Mouse Events To Animate Text
  9. Ruby on Rails Drag and Drop Uploads with Active Storage, Stimulus.js and Dropzone.js
  10. Sign In Anywhere with Devise – Ruby on Rails
  11. Let’s Build: With JavaScript – Dynamic Checkboxes
  12. Extending Devise – Login With Username or Email
  13. How to Extend Tailwind CSS
  14. How to Install the Spree E-Commerce Framework using Ruby on Rails
  15. Configuring My Mac for Development
  16. Let’s Build with Ruby on Rails – Extending Devise – Custom Routing
  17. Let’s Build: With Tailwind CSS – Movie Production Landing Page
  18. Extending Devise Series – Confirmation Emails
  19. Extending Devise Series – Adding Custom Fields
  20. 🎉 Hello Rails is Live!
  21. Lets Build: With Tailwind CSS – Responsive Navbar
  22. How to use Local Storage with JavaScript
  23. A Sample From My Upcoming Course Hello Rails – Seeding Data
  24. A reflection on creating a course in 2019
  25. How to Create Custom Scaffold Templates in Ruby on Rails
  26. Latest News, Rails 6, Jumpstart Pro and Kickoff Updates
  27. Let’s Build: with Tailwind CSS Dribbble Shot
  28. Understanding Active Record Associations
  29. Let’s Build: With Tailwind CSS – Tweet
  30. Using Webpack with Ruby on Rails
  31. How to Install Tailwind CSS v1.0
  32. Understanding the Asset Pipeline in Ruby on Rails
  33. I’m Making a Ruby on Rails Course
  34. Understanding Active Record Migrations
  35. How to code a Theme Switcher with Vanilla JavaScript
  36. Understanding Ruby on Rails ActiveRecord Validations
  37. Ruby on Rails API with Vue.js
  38. Debugging Ruby on Rails
  39. Show More – Show Less Toggle with JavaScript
  40. Understanding the Ruby on Rails CLI
  41. How to Code an Off-Canvas Menu – Let’s Build: With JavaScript
  42. Let’s Build: With Ruby on Rails – Event Scheduling App with Payments
  43. A Guide to Using Ruby on Rails Application Templates
  44. How to Create a Skeleton Screen Loading Effect
  45. How to Create an Accordion with Vanilla JavaScript
  46. Let’s Build: With JavaScript – HTML5 Video Player
  47. Let’s Build: With JavaScript – How to Code a Modal with Vanilla JavaScript
  48. How to Install and Use Valet with WordPress
  49. Let’s Build: With JavaScript – How to Create Tabs with Vanilla JavaScript
  50. Lets Build: With JavaScript – Sticky Nav
  51. Let’s Build: With JavaScript – Broadcast Bar with Cookies
  52. Let’s Build: With Ruby on Rails – Multitenancy Workout Tracker App
  53. Let’s Build: With Ruby on Rails – Trade App With In-App Messaging
  54. Announcing Affinicasts: My Newest Side Project
  55. Let’s Build: With JavaScript – DIY Dropdowns and Responsive Menus
  56. Let’s Build: With Ruby on Rails – Book Library App with Stripe Subscription Payments
  57. Let’s Build: With Ruby on Rails – Job Board with Payments
  58. Let’s Build: With Ruby on Rails – eCommerce Music Shop
  59. I Suck At JavaScript
  60. Let’s Build: With Ruby on Rails – Deploying an App to Heroku
  61. Let’s Build: With Ruby on Rails – Discussion Forum
  62. On Functional CSS
  63. Let’s Build: With Ruby On Rails – Project Management App
  64. Web-Crunch Year In Review 2017
  65. Let’s Build A Dribbble Clone With Ruby on Rails
  66. A Twitter Clone – Let’s Build: With Ruby on Rails
  67. Let’s Build: With Ruby on Rails – A Blog with Comments
  68. Let’s Build: With Ruby on Rails – Installation
  69. Let’s Build: With Ruby on Rails – Introduction
  70. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 38
  71. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 37
  72. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 36
  73. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 35
  74. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 34
  75. My Design and Development Setup – Fall 2017
  76. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 33
  77. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 32
  78. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 31
  79. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 30
  80. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 29
  81. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 28
  82. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 27
  83. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 26
  84. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 25
  85. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 24
  86. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 23
  87. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 22
  88. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 21
  89. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 20
  90. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 19
  91. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 18
  92. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 17
  93. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 16
  94. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 15
  95. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 14
  96. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 13
  97. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 12
  98. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 11
  99. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 10
  100. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 9
  101. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 8
  102. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 7
  103. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 6
  104. Twitter Redesign Critique
  105. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 5
  106. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 4
  107. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 3
  108. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 2
  109. Let’s Build: A Consultancy Website – Part 1
  110. The Problem With Plugins
  111. Design a Custom Email Template – Part 3 – Ending
  112. Design A Custom Email Template – Part 2
  113. Design A Custom Email Template – Part 1
  114. The Lowdown on Markdown – Revisited
  115. How to Code HTML to WordPress – Part 8 – Ending
  116. Affinity Designer – Artboards, Grids, and Guides
  117. How to Code HTML to WordPress – Part 7
  118. How I Automate Folder and File Creation on a Mac
  119. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 19 – Ending
  120. How to Code HTML to WordPress – Part 6
  121. How I Price My Design Work
  122. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 18
  123. How to Code HTML to WordPress – Part 5
  124. I Love Working Remotely
  125. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 17
  126. How to Code HTML to WordPress – Part 4
  127. Affinity Designer – Document Templates
  128. Should You Go To Art School?
  129. How to Code HTML to WordPress – Part 3
  130. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 16
  131. How to Code HTML to WordPress – Part 2
  132. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 15
  133. How to Code HTML to WordPress – Part 1
  134. How to Code HTML to WordPress – Introduction
  135. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 14
  136. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 13
  137. How to Manage Color in Affinity Designer
  138. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 12
  139. Why I Use All The Design Apps
  140. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 11
  141. How I Use Gulp.js In My Web Development Workflow
  142. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 10
  143. How To Use The Affinity Designer Export Persona
  144. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 9
  145. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 8
  146. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 7
  147. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 6
  148. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 5
  149. How I Prepare a Design for WordPress Development
  150. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 4
  151. How to Design and Code a Product Landing Page – Part 3
  152. Making The Leap To Ruby on Rails
  153. How to design and code a product landing page – part 2
  154. How to design and code a product landing page – part 1
  155. How to Use Symbols in Affinity Designer
  156. How to Use Assets in Affinity Designer
  157. 8 Common Branding Mistakes Your Business Is Already Making
  158. How To Use Affinity Designer Constraints
  159. The 2016 Web-Crunch Audit
  160. What You Should Know About CSS Variables
  161. LUXD has launched!
  162. 10 free ideas for side projects
  163. Websites that Inspire Us – November 2016
  164. Logos We Like – November 2016
  165. Web-Crunch Redesign 2016
  166. What are WebP Images?
  167. What is a Product Designer?
  168. Websites that Inspire Us – October 2016
  169. Logos We Like – October 2016
  170. What you need to know about HTTP/2
  171. Are you really a designer if you didn’t go to art school?
  172. The Positive Reality of Working From Home
  173. Logos We Like – September 2016
  174. Websites that Inspire Us – September 2016
  175. My Current WordPress Workflow
  176. What is Graphic Design?
  177. Logos We Like – August 2016
  178. LUXD: an eBook for aspiring UX designers
  179. Use Bootstrap to Recreate the WordPress Menu Nav
  180. What is Responsive Web Design?
  181. How NOT to Freelance
  182. Exploring the User Experience of Virtual Reality
  183. Learn User Experience Design Series: UX Principles
  184. The Most Popular Rebrands of the Year (so far…)
  185. SASS mixins I’m using right now
  186. Learning User Experience Design Series: UI Design
  187. The Pro Tumblr Theming eBook has launched!
  188. Here is what your clients are really looking for
  189. Learning User Experience Design Series: User Research and Validation
  190. State Design and You
  191. Learning User Experience Design Series: Prototyping
  192. 15 JavaScript Libraries for the Soul
  193. Learning User Experience Design Series: Design Strategy
  194. Launch a Digital Brand in 8 Steps
  195. Learning User Experience Design Series: Design Thinking
  196. Bootstrap 4 is coming. Are you ready?
  197. How I’m able to freelance with a full-time job
  198. How to REALLY clean up WordPress
  199. Is Tesla the new Apple?
  200. Why designers should never settle on style
  201. 5 proven ways to win new leads
  202. Advanced CSS Selectors you never knew about
  203. How to define a UX Process in an agile world
  204. Why you should target your audience by branding your content
  205. How to get a Windows server to play nicely with WordPress
  206. Another 13 Ways to Earn More Income While Freelancing
  207. Moving away from Adobe
  208. Should I use SVG, Icon Fonts, or Images?
  209. A Deeper Look at Sass and Why You Should Be Using It
  210. Copywriting is Everything
  211. Land more clients by better optimizing your website
  212. Introverts Rule
  213. How To Enhance Your Website’s Usability Overnight
  214. Burnout
  215. Build A Less Annoying Newsletter Signup Form
  216. The State of Free Stock Photography
  217. Your Portfolio Sucks
  218. Top Frameworks for Front-end Design and Development for 2015
  219. Why Working Remotely Makes More Sense
  220. The Pro Tumblr Theming eBook
  221. Crunchy News – October 5, 2015 – October 11, 2015
  222. Establishing Value Within Your Brand
  223. Crunchy News – September 28, 2015 – October 4, 2015
  224. Getting To Know Gulp
  225. Crunchy News for September 21, 2015 – September 27, 2015
  226. The Lowdown on Markdown
  227. The Importance of Blogging as a Freelancer
  228. How To Become A Better Designer
  229. The Ultimate Collection of Modern Branding Guidelines
  230. Speed Up Your WordPress Workflow With WP Migrate DB Pro
  231. How To Effectively Market Yourself As A Freelancer
  232. Meet “Billie” – WordPress 4.3
  233. Using Prototyping and Animation to Create Better Products
  234. Times Are Changing. How Do You Keep Up?
  235. Successful Collaboration Between Designers and Developers
  236. A Guide To Invoicing For Freelance Professionals
  237. Stop it!
  238. Mastering WordPress Custom Post Types
  239. Artist Spotlight Series: Paul Cézanne
  240. Branding Yourself: Make Your Brand Work For You
  241. Pitfalls of Software as a Service. A Web Designer’s Perspective.
  242. How to REALLY Learn JavaScript Series: Part 9 JavaScript Frameworks
  243. From Freelance to Agency, Eleven Steps to Success
  244. An Exploration of Grids in Modern Design
  245. How to REALLY Learn JavaScript Series: Part 8 Understanding Closures
  246. The Complete Guide to Installing WordPress
  247. Google I/O 2015, Two Days of The Latest Technology From Google
  248. Why Emotion Is The Secret Ingredient To Successful Design
  249. How to REALLY Learn JavaScript Series: Part 7 From JavaScript to jQuery
  250. Blogging Tools to Help You Write Better, Smarter, and Faster
  251. Artist Spotlight Series : Leonardo da Vinci
  252. Getting Good with Flexbox
  253. Why I Use Both Photoshop and Sketch
  254. How to REALLY Learn JavaScript Series: Part 6 Object-Oriented Programming
  255. Artist Spotlight Series: Pablo Picasso
  256. How to Handle Losing A Client, Positive Insight On Crumby Times
  257. How to REALLY Learn JavaScript Series: Part 5 The DOM
  258. Alternatives to Adobe’s Creative Cloud
  259. Why Facebook Is A Bad Habit For Designers
  260. How to REALLY Learn JavaScript Series: Part 4 Functions
  261. The Real Job Description of a Web Designer
  262. How to REALLY Learn JavaScript Series: Part 3 Conditionals and Loops
  263. Why Should I Spend Money On Your Brand?
  264. How to REALLY Learn JavaScript Series: Part 2 Variables, Datatypes & Operators
  265. Why Freelancing Will Change Your Life
  266. How to REALLY Learn JavaScript Series: Part 1 Getting Started
  267. 10 Tips to Help Overcome Creative Block
  268. How to Use WordPress As An eCommerce Solution
  269. Common Branding Mistakes and Myths You Should Avoid
  270. What to Consider When Choosing a Content Management System
  271. 20 Style Guides To Inspire Any Designer
  272. 10 Ways Designers Can Gain More Exposure
  273. Freelance Contracts: How To Prepare Your Guidelines for Success
  274. Flow : a new approach to digital design
  275. 20 Fresh Photoshop Extensions for Any Designer
  276. Git For People Who Think Git is Hard
  277. How To Establish Your Brand and Identity: Part 2
  278. Diving Deep with Smart Objects
  279. How To Establish Your Brand and Identity: Part 1
  280. How Toggle Hidden Files on a Mac without the Command Line
  281. Code Quality Counts
  282. Welcome to Web-Crunch
  283. Welcome to WordPress 4.1
  284. Top 15 Job Boards for Freelancers