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CSS tabs, part II - Accessibility

CSS tabs, part II: Accessibility

Recently I’ve been writing about CSS tabs. Topic was surprisingly popular, gaining several thousand users to my page. What was even more surprising were comments about accessibility. Although my initial idea was to present just a CSS technique for tabs, I decided to investigate a little bit more and add accessibility to my solution. Existing […]

How to handle keybindings in Atom

How to handle keybindings in Atom

In recent articles about Atom, I’ve talked about different packages that could help us make our daily jobs easier. Many of those packages have different keybindings. But what happens when a keybinding is already used by some other package? In this tutorial I’ll show you how you could fix this. Windows based shortcuts will be […]

How to make tabs using only CSS

How to make tabs using only CSS

I know there are more than a few articles about this topic. And there are 2 basic approaches: using :target pseudo selector and using list with :checked pseudo selector. I prefer the second approach, but without list or nested div structure. HTML structure Let’s start with HTML.  This is the full structure:   See the […]

How to lint inside Atom

How to lint inside Atom

Lint, linter, linting? What is it and why you should use it? I’ll try to show you how Atom linter packages could save you a lot of development time. What is linter? Linter is a program which analyses your code during coding process. Imagine yourself working on a new JavaScript widget. You write a hundreds […]

Perfect local server with Atom

Perfect local server with Atom

I’ve been using all kind of local server solutions back in a day, from WampServer to Vagrant. I noticed that I had to spend large amount of time on learning and configuration. That was, not only time consuming, but also very frustrating, especially when you’re a newby and you don’t understand half of the instructions and problems. […]

Github Atom minimap packages

Github Atom minimap packages

One of the most popular features for Atom out there is a minimap. It’s a code preview in a small sidebar window. minimap minimap is a basic package for code preview and it’s available on Atom’s package manager. Settings let’s you configure the minimap and here’s my settings:   useful minimap extensions minimap has many […]

Github Atom Git packages

Github Atom Git packages

Developers often rely on a version control system and one of the most popular is Git. Atom community provide us with plenty of Git packages and these are my favorites: git-plus tree-view-git-status git-history git-log git-plus When terminal is not accessible or when I’m too lazy to open it, I use git-plus. git-plus package allows you to use most of the Git […]