Syndicode Digest #8 - Kevlar Bridge

Syndicode Digest #8 – Kevlar Bridge

Today is the Monday. Monday which is like Friday, but still Monday. And here we are, our new and sleek Syndicode digest! You can find previous version here.   Select the right layout tool for the job. After getting acquainted with this information you will start working with the grids like a boss. React props  learning…

Blazing Fast Syndicode Digest

Syndicode Digest #5 Blazing Fast Mirrors

Our 5th (September 16, the Friday) Syndicode digest release. Cute and fast. Blazing fast. Our previous release is here. #frontend#beatifull Become inspired. This vines bounce really cool http://tympanus.net/Development/ItemTransitions/index3.html  Become amazed. This image is alive! Just see http://tympanus.net/Tutorials/HeatDistortionEffect/ Email design. Free and serious. http://mailchimp.com/resources/email-design-guide/?utm_campaign=Revue%20newsletter&utm_medium=Newsletter&utm_source=revue #backend#awesome Quicheck your ruby methods like a pro https://spin.atomicobject.com/2014/09/30/quickcheck-in-ruby/ Did you know how powerful is Ruby?…

Syndicode Digest #4 - Monadic Onion

Syndicode Digest #4 – Monadic Onion

Bright Friday (9th of August to be precise)…And our 4th Syndicode Digest has arrived. Backend Awesome Elixir links https://github.com/h4cc/awesome-elixir#authentication Learn how to do Microservices. NOW! http://www.vinaysahni.com/best-practices-for-building-a-microservice-architecture Get your way with closures. In ruby. https://scotch.io/tutorials/understanding-ruby-closures Why you never wan’t  side effects without isolation https://semaphoreci.com/community/tutorials/isolate-side-effects-in-ruby Be like mutant and start testing properties https://troessner.svbtle.com/kill-all-the-mutants-a-deep-dive-into-mutation-testing-and-how-the-mutant-gem-works Use NoSQL, Luke! https://medium.baqend.com/nosql-databases-a-survey-and-decision-guidance-ea7823a822d#.ma9qqor0m Frontend Fantasy land now has ChainRec,…

RSCSS is an interesting new methodology

RSCSS is an interesting new methodology

Some time ago I found an addition to BEM that can be the best choice if you need to build a small project with no complicated structure, no huge classnames and 5 levels of child branches. I am talking about RSCSS  (Reasonable System for CSS Stylesheet Structure) – the system that follows all BEM instructions, but reduces the size of the structure by making classnames much shorter. RSCSS has several main principles:

500% home page load time improved

500% home page load time improved

500% home page load time improved: in 40 minutes work we improved page load time for the home page in more than 500%. Now it is under 2 seconds. This is tolerated by modern web surfer. Only few changes to our promo site concatenate and minify JavaScript to one file concatenate and minify CSS into…