A big perk of working for Automattic is the meetups. A couple times a year each Automattician gets the chance to meet up with colleagues in various places around the world. I wanted to share some thoughts and experiences on what makes these weeks so special.
Infinite background-image animation loop
After I redesigned the “How Does Akismet Work” page, I realized the spam sorter graphic was just itching to be animated. Converting the main machine box into a gif with some flashing lights was easy enough. The conveyor belt is what gave me some trouble. I’m posting my solution here because the bug I came across… Continue reading Infinite background-image animation loop
Staying motivated in a home office
There are many reasons why working from home can be awesome. No commuting in rush hour traffic, flexible hours (if you find the right gig), your family is right outside the door. But those same reasons can be some of the most difficult obstacles to overcome. For the past two years I’ve been working remotely… Continue reading Staying motivated in a home office