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Posts from Michael Calhoun...

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CSSOff

Recently, Unmatched Style sponsored some “Friendly Markup Fisticuffs” where they issued design files to whoever wanted to compete, and the competitors would have two weeks to create a website using only their brains and their computers.  The rules were pretty straightforward: one page only necessary, all external libraries (jQuery, et al.) had to be included,…

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Technology Agnosticism and its Significance to Me

Starting out in web development, one fundamental truth that was difficult for me to understand is that there is no silver bullet for all client challenges. It was initially very easy to get comfortable building one kind of website with one tool; however, when a new challenge came along that tool wasn’t always the right…

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A Developer’s Arsenal: Mike Calhoun

What tools do you use daily in the course of your development, and why those tools in particular? Textmate. Q: How do you start an argument in a room of developers? Ask them “what texteditor is better and why?” I’ve always subscribed to the classic “if it isn’t broken don’t fix it” train of thought…