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This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

Flexbox Froggy

A [fun] game for learning CSS flexbox

How Flexbox works

(explained with big, colorful, animated gifs)


A list of engineering manager resource links.

In reply to Photo of Sebastiaan Andeweg Sebastiaan Andeweg’s post “Thanks ^^ I was just taking inspiration…” on
Thanks ^^ I was just taking inspiration from Aaron's monthly pages,'s use of icons in a timeline and also a bit of your use of icons-per-posttype. Glad to inspire back!

Awesome 🙌 Some great things happening on the presentation of #indieweb sites lately.

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Love the small refinements in High Sierra. The Apple menu now includes a Lock Screen item (no more extra menu icon)

I love Sebastiaan Andeweg‘s new day page with an icon summary of his activity that day. And his Reacji facepiles are also very nice. 😍 Plenty of inspiration for some changes I want to make to Transformative.

I know of a superb graphic designer looking for his next role in the Windsor/Berkshire area. DM me for details if you’re hiring.

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Received a suitably grumpy sticker. Thanks @gilest!

At the sunny new @venntrodev office

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My 5 year old just said “Dad, it’s Fathers Day because of me”. He’s proposing that we rename it to Boys Day so we can celebrate together.

Belle and Sebastian

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The past week I mentioned both Martijn and the Twitter-account of the Dutch Railways (@NS_online) in different blogposts. For Martijn, I used a hand-written link with the proper .u-category.h-card classes to person-tag him. [see update below] For @NS

At HWC London — with Calum

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Finish that blog post you’ve been working on. Demos of personal websites and technology. Discussion around the independent web. Join a community with like-minded interests. Bring friends that want a personal site! Any questions? Ask in chat: http://i

I’m coming


A standalone version of the readability lib

My dad built Henry this amazing play boat from scratch


web feed parser and normalizer (XML w/ Atom or RSS, JSON Feed, HTML w/ Microformats e.g. h-entry/h-feed, Feed.TXT w/ YAML & Markdown, etc.)

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Nothing like a new starter pack :-)

You Might Not Need jQuery

Side-by-side comparison of jQuery code samples with native, modern JavaScript equivalents.

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I've long been a believer in the power of the open web, but my passion for saving it has been ignited by the IndieWeb movement, as of late. More and more people are discovering their distaste for creepy, ad-driven content silos like Facebook. Today's…