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“As you ramble on through life, Brother,
Whatever be your goal,
Keep your eye upon the doughnut,
And not upon the hole.”
– Margaret Atwood, The Blind Assassin
Spry Digital Partner Sheila Burkett is fresh back from her trip to the West where she led training sessions at this year’s CiviCon Conference, the national meetup for the CiviCRM community. Taking place in Fort Collins, Colorado, Sheila had a chance to teach users and developers how to use CiviCRM and met many of the contributors behind the open source constituent management platform. Spry Digital is proud to be marketing partners of CiviCRM, and are excited to see where this software for nonprofits is going!
We’re on a never-ending quest for the lovely typefaces to use on projects. That’s why we enjoy the type tester/font marketplace known as FONTPATH.
In the latest Take 10 series by Adobe, designer Joshua Davis takes on the challenge of using 10 stock images to represent the word “weightless”, and the result is dreamy.
It’s official. This is the world’s ugliest color and it’s being used on cigarette packs in Australia to deter smoking.
It’s hard for us to believe, but two years on and “Drupalgeddon” still remains one of the most popular vulnerabilities for hackers to exploit Drupal websites. Some will never learn.
Designing accessible websites for every user is important, even for those with dementia.
Web Design & Development
If you design or build websites for a living, you’ve probably scratched your head about the best way to make responsive product comparison tables. Dave Rupert shares his thoughts that the best solution is one that uses different patterns for different content.
We’re constantly amazed with what you can do with SVGs. Here are some fun distorted button effects that you can try on a project.
Glassy Films website
Sometimes we just like to share other websites that make us happy. The Glassy Films website makes nice use of a double drawer navigation.
In case you live under a rock, it’s National Doughnut (Donut) Day! So enjoy a fried ring of doughy deliciousness today.
Kanye West has written some of the most memorable rhymes in hip hop. Now you can go back-and-forth with a Kanye Chatbot on Facebook messenger (with mixed results).
It’s time for everybody’s favorite chat tool Slack to get physical.
We just had to share these cute geeky zines by Bubble Sort.
Chick-fil-A’s teaches us all that to be a top mobile app, you just need to give away a sandwich.
If you live in St. Louis, you’ve gotten accustomed to a closed riverfront during major renovations to the Gateway Arch park grounds. This week, the riverfront reopened in spectacular fashion with a picnic at a rather lengthy community table.
Spry Hive out. Enjoy your weekend and see you next Friday!