Oxford’s Word of the Year is an Emoji

Per Oxford Dictionary’s blog this pictograph is “officially called the ‘Face with Tears of Joy’ emoji.” It “was chosen as the ‘word’ that best reflected the ethos, mood, and preoccupations of 2015.” Kind of cool for the history of writing...

Beware Writing Like a Fox

The conflict of writing what you think is commercial versus what you think is true never goes away. What’s the point of creating something if it’s not something that hasn’t been done before. But at the same time, what’s the point of creating...

Easy way to design shareable layouts

One of the greatest benefits to taking an in-person class is meeting new people and sharing ideas. Over the coming months, I will be blogging on all the free tools my codemates shared with me while learning HTML&CSS. First up- a remarkably quick way to lay out...