web development

EFF - Do Not Track (DNT) Policy

This page provides a copy of EFF's DNT Policy, a text file that domains can post in verbatim form to unilaterally commit to respecting a meaningful version of Do Not Track, in such a way that other software can tell they have done so. A human readable summary is available, and there are frequently asked questions below. There is also a technical Implementation Guide.

Material Icons

Material design system icons are simple, modern, friendly, and sometimes quirky. Each icon is created using our design guidelines to depict in simple and minimal forms the universal concepts used commonly throughout a UI. Ensuring readability and clarity at both large and small sizes, these icons have been optimized for beautiful display on all common platforms and display resolutions.

RealFaviconGenerator

Generates and checks all Favicons and Touch icons that are necessary for all modern platforms.  The FAQ also has a wealth of information about the decisions used in determining the optimal icons and code required (https://realfavicongenerator.net/faq).

HTML5 Boilerplate

The web’s most popular front-end template.  HTML5 Boilerplate helps you build fast, robust, and adaptable web apps or sites. Kick-start your project with the combined knowledge and effort of 100s of developers, all in one little package.

MDM JavaScript

JavaScript (JS) is a lightweight, interpreted, programming language with first-class functions. While it is most well-known as the scripting language for Web pages, many non-browser environments also use it, such as node.js and Apache CouchDB. JS is a prototype-based, multi-paradigm, dynamic scripting language, supporting object-oriented, imperative, and declarative (e.g. functional programming) styles. Read more about JavaScript.

Google Fonts

Making the web more beautiful, fast, and open through great typography. We believe the best way to bring personality and performance to websites and products is through great design and technology. Our goal is to make that process simple, by offering an intuitive and robust directory of open source designer web fonts. By using our extensive catalog, you can share and integrate typography into any design project seamlessly—no matter where you are in the world

Composer

Dependency Manager for PHP.  Composer is a tool for dependency management in PHP. It allows you to declare the libraries your project depends on and it will manage (install/update) them for you.

Humans TXT

It's an initiative for knowing the people behind a website. It's a TXT file that contains information about the different people who have contributed to building the website.

World Wide Web Consortium (W3C)

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international community where Member organizations, a full-time staff, and the public work together to develop Web standards. Led by Web inventor Tim Berners-Lee and CEO Jeffrey Jaffe, W3C's mission is to lead the Web to its full potential.

Can I Use

"Can I use" provides up-to-date browser support tables for support of front-end web technologies on desktop and mobile web browsers.

Apache HTTP Server Project

The Apache HTTP Server Project is an effort to develop and maintain an open-source HTTP server for modern operating systems including UNIX and Windows. The goal of this project is to provide a secure, efficient and extensible server that provides HTTP services in sync with the current HTTP standards.

PHP.net

PHP is a popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development.  Fast, flexible and pragmatic, PHP powers everything from your blog to the most popular websites in the world.

CodeKit

THE Mac App For Web Developers.  Compile Sass, Less, Stylus, CSS, CoffeeScript, Pug, Slim, Haml, TypeScript, JavaScript, ES6, Markdown, JSON, SVG, PNG, GIF and JPEG right out of the box.  Losslessly optimize SVGs, PNGs, JPGs and GIFs with the best algorithms available. No setup needed; it's all baked in.  Minify Scripts & CSS.

Font Awesome

The iconic font and CSS toolkit.  Font Awesome gives you scalable vector icons that can instantly be customized — size, color, drop shadow, and anything that can be done with the power of CSS.

Smashing Magazine

Founded in September 2006, Smashing Magazine delivers useful and innovative information to Web designers and developers. Our aim is to inform our readers about the latest trends and techniques in Web development. We try to persuade you not with the quantity, but with the quality of the information we present. Smashing Magazine is, and always has been, independent.