You’re looking at a previous version of
It’s very likely that there are dead links and designs that are no longer current.
NGINX site configuration is fairly straightforward, but managing
the files for it can be a bit cumbersome. I use git and
Github to make the process quicker and more comfortable.
I wanted a new logo/branding for a redesign of this site
and for other promotional crud; business cards, stickers,
coozys, whatever's cool. Here's a look into the creation process.
Starting a new design is an exciting, weird, and sometimes
frustrating process. No two designs start the same way, but
for me, they tend to follow similar paths. This is a look
into how I'm starting a redesign of my site.
The opening titles of the show True Detective are incredible.
I wanted to see if I could create a similar style title
sequence using CSS.
After an incredible 5+ years, I made the difficult decision
to move on from my position at Arc90 and Readability.
This is an account of my time there.
I love drawing goofy things with Paper. I wanted a quick
way to put all those goofy drawings on the Web.
Branching out and trying something new with this one.
I walk through the work that went into creating my first typeface.
The Web Video Text Track format is easy enough to work
with, but marking cue times can be a bit of a chore. I
wrote a small tool to make it a little easier.
the place to be the second week of
October 2012. If you're looking to meet new folks and
build an awesome project, we have just the event for you.
HTML form validation is evolving in a big way. In this little ditty I lay out a process for making browser generated validation errors super sexy!
Side projects can be great opportunities to flex some muscle on new skills. In this article I discuss doing just that with a side project in need of a facelift.
I've been attending the Refresh NYC meet-ups as of late. At our last meet-up I volunteered to do a presentation on some new and exciting things happening with CSS.
It was a silly "pop-in-your-head-in-the-shower" idea. Kinetic type with CSS. Is that possible? Will browsers just die under the stress? I had to find out.
Web design is hard, that's why it's fun and why not everyone does it. With this I'll explain why I take some joy in dealing with the sticky situations that "that" browser gets me in.
Version 2 of tylergaw.com carried me through a year of freelancing and helped me land my current gig at Arc90. But after two years it's starting to show its age. Version 3 is a step in a new direction and as always a challenging and fun undertaking.