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Matt Smith
Worked at Unum
Attended University of Maine
Lives in Portland, Maine
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Accessible Floating Labels

I wrote a quick post on how to implement the accessible floating labels pattern. #accessibility #CSS #jQuery
Accessibility is a key piece to building the web, but for some reason using labels is considered unattractive. However, there's a design-friendly way to make accessible labels.
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Accessible Floating Labels

I wrote a quick post on how to implement the accessible floating labels pattern. #accessibility #CSS #jQuery
Accessibility is a key piece to building the web, but for some reason using labels is considered unattractive. However, there's a design-friendly way to make accessible labels.
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Checking if Font Awesome Loaded

I wrote a quick post on how to check if icon fonts have loaded from and external resource.
Icon fonts are a very popular visual web asset today. Unlike JavaScript libraries there's no straightforward way to detect if an icon fonts library has loaded. Here's a clever way to do just that.
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good.
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Eevee in CSS

So +David Khourshid is back at it making every other CSS dev in the galaxy look bad. This is done in CSS only. CSS. Only. 😳

http://codepen.io/davidkpiano/pen/NAZarB
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great work dost (friend)
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Eevee in CSS

So +David Khourshid is back at it making every other CSS dev in the galaxy look bad. This is done in CSS only. CSS. Only. 😳

http://codepen.io/davidkpiano/pen/NAZarB
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Holy Cow! this is amazing
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Title Blurring

I was trying to recreate the title effects in the "Spotlight" movie trailer with CSS only. It's a WIP.

http://codepen.io/AllThingsSmitty/pen/kXQOJp
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Accessible Floating Labels

I wrote a quick post on how to implement the accessible floating labels pattern. #accessibility #CSS #jQuery
Accessibility is a key piece to building the web, but for some reason using labels is considered unattractive. However, there's a design-friendly way to make accessible labels.
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Accessible Floating Labels

I wrote a quick post on how to implement the accessible floating labels pattern. #accessibility #CSS #jQuery
Accessibility is a key piece to building the web, but for some reason using labels is considered unattractive. However, there's a design-friendly way to make accessible labels.
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Checking if Font Awesome Loaded

I wrote a quick post on how to check if icon fonts have loaded from and external resource.
Icon fonts are a very popular visual web asset today. Unlike JavaScript libraries there's no straightforward way to detect if an icon fonts library has loaded. Here's a clever way to do just that.
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Responsive Strategy Illustrations

Based on http://bradfrost.com/blog/post/responsive-strategy/.
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Title Blurring

I was trying to recreate the title effects in the "Spotlight" movie trailer with CSS only. It's a WIP.

http://codepen.io/AllThingsSmitty/pen/kXQOJp
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CSS-Only Animated Rocket

Love the style aesthetics of this demo by Eva Lettner.

http://codepen.io/eva_trostlos/pen/akQoLN
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Awesome work
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Matt Smith is a forward-thinking web developer based in Portland, Maine who builds web applications to deliver engaging user experiences.
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