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Web Design & Development Process: Part 2 - Relentless Ideation
February 28, 2018 Clint
  Last time we were talking about Aggressive and Invested Requirements Gathering. It was all about taking ownership and putting some passion into figuring out what this thing needs to be so that you get it right and you make something you and the ...

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Web Design & Development Process: Part 1 - Aggressive and Relentless Requirements Gathering
January 31, 2018 Clint
This is the first part in a series on how not to ruin your life on your next Drupal project. Sound extreme? Well, if you’ve ever suffered the crushing defeat of working your tail off on a lengthy project only to sit there at the end after launch ...

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Website Analysis Tools Part 2: Performance Testing with WebPagetest
January 17, 2018 Jay
Last time, I wrote a bit about finding potential site improvements using a site auditing tool called Lighthouse. One area where Lighthouse was useful, but fell a bit short in my opinion, was in analyzing website performance - that is, the speed at ...

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Website Analysis Tools Part 1: Auditing with Lighthouse
January 10, 2018 Jay
No website is perfect - but it is certainly possible to come close! Fortunately, there are numerous useful tools available to website developers to help take a website from "good" to "great". In this series, I'm going to take a look at some of the ...

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Bringin' the Development Local
December 27, 2017 Mike
  Building a website is often a highly collaborative effort with many different moving pieces. One of the toughest to coordinate is where the team builds it. Should your team be working directly on a remote server or on their own local copies? Does ...

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Programming as a Team
August 30, 2013 Nate
Knowing the best approach can often make the difference between getting a job done on time and within budget when working on larger sites, difficult engineering challenges, and team projects.

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