Author Archives: Crystal Lee

Using Surge for deploying static sites (2020 Update)

Using Surge for deploying static sites (2020 Update)

In the process of deploying Static Websites, web app developers are always searching for the newest and most efficient tools to improve their website. Generally speaking, a Static Site Generator (SSG) improvises with hand-coded operations and a full CMS. This setup is perfect for most websites or web application projects, not server-side processed. Due to […]

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Using TextExpander To Increase Your Productivity (2019 Update)

Regardless of what type of work you do on a computer or mobile device, there are tons of repetitive tasks that simply go unnoticed. Whether you are writing emails, writing code, or even entering login information, there is a way to cut down on these tedious inputs. Ultimately, this simple method can save tons of […]

Bash vs Zsh

Bash vs Zsh: A comparison of two command line shells (2019 Update)

If you have ever used the command line on an *nix system (Unix-based or Unix-like), chances are you’ve used the bash shell. bash (an abbreviation for “Bourne-again shell”) is the default shell for many Unix-like operating systems. Common examples of Unix-like operating systems include GNU/Linux and macOS. Although many other shells exist for the terminal, […]

How to use node-sass to compile Sass files in an npm script

Sass: The Ultimate Guide for modern day web development

Getting Started with Sass As the life of CSS has developed, it has become seen increasingly important to have more control over organization as well as a better workflow than what is currently offered by the stylesheet language. This need has been filled by CSS preprocessors such as LESS, PostCSS, and arguably the most popular, […]

Using WOW.js and Animate.css for Scroll-Triggered Animations (2019 Update)

Animations are a great way to add visual excitement and motion to your websites, and the popular animate.css library has provided an easy way to add CSS-based animations to any website. What if you want to only trigger these animations once the user has scrolled to a specific section of your website, though? This can […]

The Top 7 Apps for Time Management

Our smart phones arguably consume the majority of our free time. Mobile applications for time management have become popular choices for organizing work or notes all within one convenient app. For example, many apps can cater to audiences such as students who are managing their coursework. They may also serve employed adults tracking their projects […]

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