Code Details

Putting It All Together

The basics and a small set of tools and resources gets the job done. Each project has a handfull of design elements that have been contributed from a variety of sources.

Building on the basics

Assembling the Pieces


Writing the code is one thing. Getting the code right and validated to the ever evolving W3C standards is another. Then you can throw in the twists and turns of the constantly expanding list of browser engines and online devices you have your work cut out for you. With that accomplished it plays nicely in most browsers and allows the sites to scale nicely on all devices especially the smaller devices such as tablets and phones which now make up a large share of the viewing devices.

Code Authoring

Writing The Code

Code Editors

Code Frameworks

Giving It Some Structure

CSS Framework
Scripting Frameworks


Giving It Personality

The web is full of resources to help you with your designs. And these are a few features I have used in my designs. I have tried to keep them simple and at a minimum. But that doesn't mean you have to side-step them altogether.

Special Fonts

CSS3 /JS Features

jQuery Features