Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

February 2016
In reply to Simply Business Simply Business’s post on Twitter
A huge achievement for all @simplybusiness & that's not it - our CEO @jstockwood scooped Best Leader! #BestLists2016

@simplybusiness Congratulations @jstockwood, @martinbtt and team on last night’s awards. Two years as Best Company is mightily impressive.

Liked Venntro (@venntro) Venntro (@venntro)’s post on Twitter
We're thrilled that the Venntro Foundation profit donation scheme enabled us to buy this car for @SloughTransport!


A collection of templates, documents, and results from our user research at Known

Liked Kate Daly (@tikikate) Kate Daly (@tikikate)’s post on Twitter
Kanye can delete his tweets but a cross stitch lives forever

State of the CF Union Survey 2016

Survey results from CF community. Much has changed since I last wrote CFML.


The Ruby cloud services library. Whether you need compute, dns, storage, or a multitude of other services, fog provides an accessible entry point and facilitates cross service compatibility.


Pretty print your Ruby objects with style – in full color and with proper indentation

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About a month ago, I quietly launched a new version of this site; you may or may not have noticed some changes here and there. A slightly different header, a familiar-but-different color scheme, photos. Or perhaps you’ve noticed nothing at all and yo…

Setting up CloudFront and TLS (HTTPS) with Jekyll

App Store Marketing Guidelines

Bridgy's domain_blacklist.txt

Domains that don’t support webmentions. Mainly just the silos.

Postmark Transactional Email Templates

Content ready, mobile friendly, and beautiful across all major email clients.

“My Little Sister Taught Me How To ‘Snapchat Like The Teens.’” Vivid reminder that teenagers are way ahead of us all

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Liked JC102 JC102’s post on Twitter
"New homes to get superfast broadband" About time UK! Other countries have been doing this as standard for years.

How to Stub External Services in Tests (Ruby)

ustwo: Infusing Brand Spirit Into the UI of Knopka

Creating personality/brand through motion and subtle animations

This is how you raise a seed round in 2016

(in Europe/UK)

Liked Zach Holman (@holman) Zach Holman (@holman)’s post on Twitter
I know a lot who have “made it” in Silicon Valley. They almost always talk about their next thing being more like a Basecamp than a Dropbox.
Liked Sam Barnes Sam Barnes’s post on Twitter
Birthday present from the folks... nailed it 😻