Blogs and tutorials
3 Jan 2023
2022: what I made, what I learned, and what I didn't do
Let's take a look back at 2022: what I made, what I learned — both professionally and personally — and what I didn't get around to.
12 Dec 2022
22 Nov 2022
A responsive striped CSS gradient inspired by 80s VHS tapes
Create a responsive, horizontal-striped CSS gradient inspired by 80s VHS tapes using CSS custom properties and a linear gradient.
15 Nov 2022
Single-page applications, multi-page applications, the history of Twitter tech, and a failed project
25 Oct 2022
Personalize your static site based on a previous site referral
Learn how to use Netlify Edge Functions to personalize static HTML pages based on the HTTP referer header.
3 Oct 2022
5 Sep 2022
Rewrite your git history in 4 friendly commands
Did you make a series of unfortunate commits? Learn how to rewrite the git history of a repository in 4 friendly terminal commands to clean up your nonsense.
31 Aug 2022
What's the difference between : and :: in CSS?
I spent years Googling “what is the difference between : and :: in CSS” before the information stayed in my brain. Sound familiar? Then this post is for you.
24 Aug 2022
Rewrite HTML and transform page props in Next.js with Next.js Advanced Middleware
Learn how to intercept and rewrite the response of a Next.js statically generated page and transform page props at the edge with Next.js Advanced Middleware from Netlify.
11 Aug 2022
24 Jul 2022
How to view Google Lighthouse scores for your site in Netlify
How many times have you forgotten to review your Google Lighthouse scores before you’ve pushed out a feature? You’re in good hands with Netlify and Lighthouse Score Visualizations.
22 Jun 2022
12 Jun 2022
How to deploy an Astro site
Learn how to deploy an Astro project as a static, server-rendered, or edge-rendered site, try out some Netlify templates, and learn how to deploy to Netlify.
8 Jun 2022
Build a business card CLI tool
Learn how to use Node.js, npm and npx to build a CLI tool to output a business card to the terminal. Bonus demo repository included!
29 May 2022
Level up your link previews in Slack
Add extra metadata to the head tag in your web pages — such as reading time and author — to show richer previews in Slack when your link is unfurled.