Barry Frost

This is Barry Frost’s personal website.

Tagged #html


Test your rendered HTML files to make sure they’re accurate.


A standalone version of the readability lib

HTML & CSS Is Hard

Great beginners (and beyond) tutorial for web development.


A list of everything that goes in the of your HTML document

Metadata markup

How to (more efficiently) include Twitter/Facebook/Open Graph metadata in your pages

Can I use...

Support tables for HTML5, CSS3, etc

Frontend Guidelines

Some HTML, CSS and JS best practices.

Stupid htaccess Tricks


Quick access to HTML, CSS and jQuery documentation


The boilerpipe library provides algorithms to detect and remove the surplus “clutter” (boilerplate, templates) around the main textual content of a web page.

Hammer for Mac

Static site generator app that compiles SASS, HAML, CoffeeScript, Markdown, etc.


Ruby-based static site generator using all the shortcuts and tools in modern web development.

Make Your HTML Email 5.5 Times More Mobile Friendly

(tips are also applicable for websites in general)


Inlines and compresses all the resources of a page into one downloadable HTML file. For use offline or on a mobile.

HTML email boilerplate

Mobile Boilerplate

Best practices and useful code, including a sitemap.xml, .htaccess, stylesheet, helper JS, default.appcache and HTML template.

Shower: HTML presentation template

Attractive, CSS3 enhanced, web font toting presentation template. Love the progress bar.

The Current State of HTML5 Forms

BBC closes WML mobile site

<1% of traffic (presumably mobile traffic) so now focusing solely on HTML.

Table cell backgrounds that work in Outlook

Add a background image to individual table cells in your email via proprietary Microsoft VML behaviours