Do You Like Snippets?

As I'm ramping back up to get back into writing I'm looking for suggestions on the type of content you are interested in. I've been meaning to start publishing more snippets and such but am also wanting to hear more about what types of posts you like. Is it screencasts? Perhaps more software or services reviews? Let me know, don't be shy.
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Getting started with CSS Media Queries

I had a truly geek moment. I sat literally on the edge of my seat at AEA in 2010 while Ethan Marcotte unstoppablerobotninja.com and known on Twitter as @beep spoke of flexible and responsive design and how he incorporated css media queries to make a flexible and responsive site. When he pulled up robot-or-not.com as his freshly created demo site I can actually remember leaning over to the guy next to me and stating with the utmost certainty “This shit is going to turn front-end dev on its fucking ear.” after that I had a tough time focusing on nearly anything else.

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Animated Scroll to Top

With the trend of blogs and many people casting aside the need to design pages against the dreaded “fold”. Now website experiences allow the user to scroll down and digest more and more content, this is great but as a developer your navigation may still be stuck up top and this will force a user to scroll up and up and up (you get the point). More than a few sites provide a “back to top” link for ease of navigation, and some even provide a nice little icon to animate your scroll back to the top. So let’s dig into that because it’s an easily overlooked little portion that can help your overall user experience.

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Kindle Fire

Release day for the Kindle Fire was today, I have had a chance to take it out and give it a once over and I’d have to say that for the money I am really impressed. A lot of press around is comparing it negatively as “no iPad”, but honestly for $199 I really didn’t expect an iPad.

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