Jake Rocheleau

Jake is a writer and designer with over 10 years experience working on the web. He writes about user experience design and cool resources for designers

Latest posts

10 Creative Techniques Using CSS3 Box Shadow

We have seen a tremendous number of advancements in CSS3 web development over just the past few years.…

Why All Developers Should Learn Command Line

Some developers cringe at the mere thought of opening a terminal window. For the uninitiated it can be…

6 Safety Steps to Making Secure Mobile Transactions

Mobile devices and smartphones are still new ideas in the tech community. Compared to home computers and laptops,…

Source Code Comment Styling: Tips and Best Practices

Developers who have spent any time on large projects understand the importance of code comments. When you’re building…

30 Useful Regex Code Snippets for Web Developers

Regular expressions are a powerful tool that should be in every developer’s tool belt. They can match against…

How to Expand Thumbnails Like Google Images

Google Images runs a unique UI with thumbnail previews from many different websites. Clicking any of these thumbnails…

Minify & Optimize JPG Images Online with Jpeg.io

The free tool Jpeg.io lets anyone convert their existing images into optimized JPEG files without any software. You…

10 Free JavaScript Modal Window Plugins

You can find plenty of pure CSS modals but these don’t offer the same control as JavaScript. With…

Create Auto-Resizing Elements with Scalable.js

If you need to make flexible elements that auto-fill their containers I would highly recommend Scalable. This free…

CoolHue: Hand-Picked Pastel Web Gradient Library

A free online library to find awesome gradients for your website.

Code To Go – Modern JavaScript Code Snippets in One Place

This website curates the best JavaScript code snippets, all free and organized with clear descriptions.