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Donna Peplinskie
Works at WPReviewPlugins.com
Attended Sheridan College
Lives in Toronto, ON, Canada
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Success is an iceberg
The illustration of Success is an Iceberg is an incredible reminder to me today of all the work that goes into success. There are no shortcuts. There are no overnight successes
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RAIL Explained
Performance matters, but you already knew that. The real questions are: what’s fast enough, what are the critical metrics and constants, and what processes and functions do we need to monitor and optimize? We’ll take a look at how the wetware between our ears determines the performance constants and metrics, and take a hands-on look at the Response, Animation, Idle, …
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Short, but good, article on giving feedback.
“I’m looking for honest feedback”. As someone living in a world of (people working with) open-source software, I see the question above fly by many times a week. By open-sourcing your code, your suggestion, your solution, you are, in fact, looking for honest feedback. And that’s a good thing. It’s what the open-source community thrives... Continue reading »
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Some good stuff in here about the myths of entrepreneurship.
There’s a lot of “conventional wisdom” about entrepreneurship that’s just plain wrong. Here are the worst offenders.
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Worth watching twice.
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Fixing the JSConf.eu website's scroll perf in ~9m

+Addy Osmani and I were chatting about the conference this morning. I opened the site on my second monitor and it janked when I scrolled. I set about trying to fix it, and recorded the process for anyone interested.
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Every time I need to do estimates, I cringe a little. I no longer do estimates for small and medium clients since it creates false expectations and takes a huge amount …
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Interesting article.
We work in a strange industry. There is a much higher need for developers than can be satisfied by new developers coming into the field. This is a …
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+Mat Meiers You might like this.
 
More than 25 material design web frameworks.
A great list of best material design frameworks for developers, these are good frameworks if you are plan to develop a website or mobile app.
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+Donna Peplinskie Wow didn't realize there were so many, 
Thanks for sharing. Also that css author website looks awesome, I wasn't aware of it!
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Trying the Lean Canvas approach for a WordPress plugin I'm building, and liking this tool so far.
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This sounds like an awesome experience for women in tech, and the Drake Devonshire is a beautiful spot. I'm definitely going!
a professional getaway for women who create the web. register. Hurry! Spaces are limited! NOVEMBER 6 – 8, 2015. Drake Devonshire Inn Prince Edward Country, Ontario. We're inviting female web designers, graphic designers, developers, bloggers, project managers, business developers, ...
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Why perfection is a curse and how to overcome it.
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Education
  • Sheridan College
    Computer Science Technology
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Founder of WPReviewPlugins.com. Web developer. Book blogger.
Introduction
I'm the founder of WPReviewPlugins.com.

I'm a web developer for Rise Vision.

I'm a book blogger at Book Wookie.

I like to spike my morning coffee with a touch of Irish Cream.
Bragging rights
Founder of WPReviewPlugins.com
Work
Occupation
Web Developer
Skills
WordPress, HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, jQuery
Employment
  • WPReviewPlugins.com
    Founder, 2015 - present
    I build free WordPress review plugins and premium add-ons.
  • Rise Vision
    Web Developer, present
    I'm a front-end web developer for Rise Vision who creates great-looking content for digital signage.
  • Book Wookie
    Blogger, present
    Founder and blogger of the Book Wookie book blog.
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Toronto, ON, Canada