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I’ve been thinking about how to distill all this advice about web font loading into a single ✅ checklist of important items that you can apply to today’s loading strategies and the next thing too.

The Web Font Loading Checklist zachleat.com/web/font-checklis

Use highlight.js for syntax highlighting on your website? a11y-dark and a11y-light are now available as themes! WCAG AA compliant for color contrast, including Windows High Contrast Mode support. github.com/highlightjs/highlig

Happy Monday, everyone.

Just a periodic reminder that the people that use your website or app are the priority, not your asset pipeline, build tools or framework choices.

hankchizljaw.io/notes/21/

🆕🔥🗑📥 This week's newsletter features sweetness! Redness! Temperature! Butts! And vampires! tinyletter.com/hot-garbage/let

I don't like the trend of "How I got a job at X" articles I've been seeing lately. They fetishize ends over means and rarely acknowledge privilege.

Just got my phone back from a weekish of repairs. I did not like not having it. There are some who might wax poetic about being in the moment or whatever, but really I missed the near-ESP effect of having a small internet-connected device on me at all times.

Rent $10k
Hosting $3k
Recreating the button element in JavaScript $478,000
Snacks $1k
someone who is good at the economy please help me budget this. my startup is dying

tfw a website of questionable legality you used to use now advertises on Spotify as a major brand

I recently had a client meeting in the heart of SF's tech scene—They were quite literally surrounded by Facebook offices. While I was there they apologized for how slow the internet was and how long it took internal tools to work. The irony was not lost on me.
werd.io/2018/stop-building-for

The cool thing about having a technology job is you get to learn how technology works. The bad thing about having a technology job is you get to learn how technology works.

I put out a weekly newsletter with some friends that highlights weird and cool internet things. I'd love it if you gave it a read, here's this week's issue: tinyletter.com/hot-garbage/let

I have my new tab set to Wikipedia's random page URL and sometimes it really pays off: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Ches

> A historical drama set in the late 18th century during the Russian domination of Polish Lithuania, and elements of the plot are drawn from the story of the chess-playing automaton known as The Turk.

> Nicolaïeff, who has been sent to search von Kempelen’s house, is slain by the inventor’s sabre-wielding automata.

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