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Finding Inspiration In The Simple Things (July 2020 Wallpapers Edition)

Finding Inspiration In The Simple Things (July 2020 Wallpapers Edition) Finding Inspiration In The Simple Things (July 2020 Wallpapers Edition) Cosima Mielke 2020-06-30T09:00:00+00:00 2020-06-30T16:04:50+00:00 The smell of rain after a hot day, watching the moon rise on a summer night’s sky, going for a swim — often it’s the simple experiences that inspire us and […]

Smashing Podcast Episode 19 With Andy Bell: What Is CUBE CSS?

Smashing Podcast Episode 19 With Andy Bell: What Is CUBE CSS? Smashing Podcast Episode 19 With Andy Bell: What Is CUBE CSS? Drew McLellan 2020-06-30T05:00:00+00:00 2020-07-04T19:33:38+00:00 Today, we’re talking about CUBE CSS. What is it, and how does it differ from approaches such as BEM, SMACSS, and OOCSS? I spoke to its creator, Andy Bell, […]

Firebase Push Notifications In React

Firebase Push Notifications In React Firebase Push Notifications In React Chidi Orji 2020-06-29T13:30:00+00:00 2020-07-05T20:04:23+00:00 Notifications have become a stable part of the web nowadays. It’s not uncommon to come across sites asking for permission to send notifications to your browser. Most modern web browsers implement the push API and are able to handle push notifications. […]

Advanced Strategies for Selling on Instagram

Last month I addressed content ideas to maximize an Instagram feed to attract followers. In this post, I’ll discuss strategies to optimize Instagram posts to retain and engage an audience of potential buyers. Selling on Instagram Understand the algorithm. The goal of Instagram’s algorithm is to foster a positive user experience by showing relevant content. […]

Shopify’s App Store Is Good and Bad, Says ‘Unofficial’ Expert

Kurt Elster’s “The Unofficial Shopify Podcast” has been downloaded more than 1 million times. His agency, Ethercycle, helps Shopify merchants drive revenue and profit. And his newsletter at KurtElster.com contains tips and strategies to scale a Shopify store. “I eat, sleep, and breathe Shopify. I even have a Shopify license plate,” Elster told me. You […]

Inspired Design Decisions With Giovanni Pintori: Publicity Becomes An Art Form

Inspired Design Decisions With Giovanni Pintori: Publicity Becomes An Art Form Inspired Design Decisions With Giovanni Pintori: Publicity Becomes An Art Form Andrew Clarke 2020-06-26T14:00:00+00:00 2020-06-27T08:34:51+00:00 With one or two occasional exceptions, I’ve spent the past twenty-two years designing for countless clients. A few of these projects lasted a year, some several months, but the […]

What’s Your Plan for Measuring Marketing Outcomes?

Once it defines the objectives of its business or marketing campaign, an ecommerce company should decide how to measure outcomes. “There is one difference between winners and losers when it comes to web analytics. Winners…have a well structured Digital Marketing & Measurement Model. Losers don’t,” wrote Avinash Kaushik, co-founder of Market Motive, on his blog, […]

Ecommerce Briefs: Walmart and Shopify, Physical Store Outlook, Instagram

“Ecommerce Briefs” is my occasional series on news and developments that impact online merchants. In this installment, I’ll report on Walmart’s partnership with Shopify, the struggles of brick-and-mortar retailers, and Instagram’s ecommerce efforts. Walmart Bolsters Ecommerce Last week Walmart and Shopify disclosed they are joining forces to bring 1,200 sellers onto Walmart.com’s marketplace by the […]

Django Highlights: Wrangling Static Assets And Media Files (Part 4)

Django Highlights: Wrangling Static Assets And Media Files (Part 4) Django Highlights: Wrangling Static Assets And Media Files (Part 4) Philip Kiely 2020-06-25T12:30:00+00:00 2020-06-26T08:34:54+00:00 Django websites involve a lot of files. It’s not just source code for the configuration, models, views, and templates, but also static assets: CSS and JavaScript, images, icons. As if that […]

Practical Guide To Testing React Applications With Jest

Practical Guide To Testing React Applications With Jest Practical Guide To Testing React Applications With Jest Adeneye David Abiodun 2020-06-24T12:00:00+00:00 2020-06-25T08:07:15+00:00 In this article, I’m going to introduce you to a React testing tool named Jest, along with the popular library Enzyme, which is designed to test React components. I’ll introduce you to Jest testing […]