Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

Culture at Netflix

Slide deck of what Netflix looks for in its staff and the culture it promotes.

HTML & CSS Is Hard

Great beginners (and beyond) tutorial for web development

The Open Guide to Amazon Web Services

Front-End Performance Checklist 2017

The 'Credit Card Number' Field Must Allow and Auto-Format Spaces

How Etsy Manages HTTPS and SSL Certificates for Custom Domains on Pattern

Front-end Developer Handbook 2017

How to go freelance (SuperHi)

Hello World AWS Lambda function


This is a opinionated blacklist of words that you might not like to see used as usernames in your service.

e.g. “admin” or “help”.


Automatic image resize/reduce on AWS Lambda


Offline storage, improved. Wraps IndexedDB, WebSQL, or localStorage using a simple but powerful API

Let them paste passwords

Advice from the National Cyber Security Centre (terrible name, good advice) that stopping pasting passwords is a bad thing and does nothing for security.


Modern JavaScript date utility library

Resilient Web Design

Jeremy Keith’s free online (/offline) book about modern web design.

Understanding one-time passwords

Using HOTPs and TOTPs in Ruby


SMTP server and web interface for viewing and testing emails during development

A Computer for Everything: One Year of iPad Pro

Tokenfield for Bootstrap

Advanced tagging/tokenizing plugin for jQuery and Twitter Bootstrap with a focus on keyboard and copy-paste support.

Full-Stack Redux Tutorial