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BEM For Beginners: Why You Need BEM

by Inna Belaya

CSS styles isolation is the most frequent start point of the BEM usage. But this is the least that BEM can give you. BEM brings a system approach in your project and keeps it from the mess.

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WWDC 2018 Diary Of An iOS Developer

by Lou Franco

Since 1987, the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) has been taking place annually and keeping iOS developers on their toes. Lou Franco attended this year’s event and shares his notes and references in case you missed out.

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Person Of The Week

The person of the week this week is Miriam Suzanne who has been writing tutorials, teaching and contributing to open source for 15 years. She is the creator of Susy and Accoutrement, a suite of Sass tools for managing design systems, and staff writer for CSS Tricks. Thanks for your contributions, Miriam!

Dylan Araps

Pure Bash Bible

The Pure Bash Bible documents pure bash alternatives to external processes. Using the snippets can help you remove unneeded dependencies from scripts and, thus, improve performance.

Jonas Ohlsson Aden

Consent-First Analytics

With everyone talking about GDPR, a small webpage library might come in handy: Yett controls and blocks the execution of third-party scripts to provide GDPR -compliant, consent-first analytics.

Design Systems

Is your pattern library up to date today? Alla Kholmatova has just finished a fully fledged book on Design Systems and how to get them right. With common traps, gotchas and the lessons she learned. Hardcover, eBook. Just sayin'.

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