Sass: @-Rules and Directives

While CSS isn’t a programming language, it includes some programming-like features. For example @-rules provide a simple control mechanism for running one block of code instead of another. Sass as you would guess extends these rules and provides a few of its own.

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My Goals for 2016 — Reworking My Business Model

Happy New Year. I hope you’ve recovered from the weekend and are feeling back into the swing of things. Are you ready for 2016? I know I am. I’ve been thinking about what I’d like to accomplish this year.

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Grading My 2015 Goals — I Passed Thanks To The Curve

Happy Holidays. It’s become tradition for my last post of the year to review the goals I set at the start of the year and I see no reason to break tradition today.

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SVG Text On Path—Part 2

Creating SVG text along a path opens up some interesting and creative possibilities. Last week I showed you the <textPath> element and how to add a reference to a path you define. I also showed you the startOffset attribute so you can position the text somewhere along the path other than the start.

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SVG Text On A Path — Part 1

In addition to laying out text in a straight line SVG includes the ability to have text laid out along any path you create. This opens up many possibilities for displaying text. It’s easy to set up. And the results are fun.

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