Jon Daiello Product Designer 🦄

Journal

Rough Launch 2.0

In my last Rough Launch post, I announced the redesign and relaunch of my site. The funny thing is that sites are never done. Since that post, I have been working to redesign and re-engineer my site. Half-way through 2016, I relaunched my site very quietly. I was inspired by the conversation in this first post to just go for it. I was never thrilled with the design so I continually updated and redesigned until I felt excited about where it was going.

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Code

CSS Timeline

I have been playing around with the idea of adding a biographical of timeline of milestones to the about page of my site. I roughed in a quick example for a proof of concept and I am pretty happy with the initial results.

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Journal

Tech Adoption: Life-Blood of Betterment

Call me a fanboy. I’ve probably earned the title. I love researching what’s next and watching to see where technology takes us. Seeing iteration happen in real time throughout our lives is a magical experience. When I see something new, I’m often inclined to jump on the band-wagon and give it a shot. It’s can be an exciting exploration of what’s possible and what’s feasible. Inevitably, I learn something in the process and I am glad I did.

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Learning

Flexbox.io

Wow. If you don’t really use the CSS display: flex property (flexbox) then this is an excellent FREE course for you to review. If you use flexbox all the time, then it’s still an excellent course for you.

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Code

CSS Arrow Mixin: SASS

I have found that throughout certain projects I like to add a few CSS arrows here and there. To save myself some time, I built a SASS mixin to save some time.

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