Cory Simmons
Cory is a: freelance web-designer/developer; creator/curator of Jeet; writer for Packt Publishing. He's done freelance work for companies such as Scholastic and World Vision Charities.
Courses
  • Web Design

    CSS Animation in the Real World

    1.3 hours
  • Web Design

    Building Easy Responsive Layouts With Jeet

    0.9 hours
Tutorials
  • Web Design
    Calc() Grids Are the Best GridsPrev
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    For years I’ve been obsessed with grids and CSS, but they’ve never been as good as they are with CSS calc(). In this quick tutorial I’ll show you why!Read More…
  • Web Design
    Instant Fluid Videos with Viewport Width UnitsRatio
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    Intrinsic ratios are an approach to expanding and contracting elements on a web page, allowing them to be fluid whilst at the same time constraining their proportions. Thierry Koblentz first proposed the idea back in 2009.Read More…
  • Web Design
    The Fastest and Best Way to Test Internet Explorer on OS XE
    154 shares
    There comes a time in every developer’s life where we have to do the unthinkable: open Internet Explorer. But if we’re not using Windows, where can we find it? Oh yeah, that’s right, IE doesn’t work on OS X.Read More…
  • Web Design
    The Lazy Person’s Guide to Responsive TypographyPreview
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    Typography is arguably the most important part of any website’s design. A huge header on a blank white page might look like a minimalist’s dream come true, but what happens when we start start shrinking our page for smaller and smaller devices?Read More…
  • Web Design
    How to Give Your Logo the “Slip Scroll” EffectPreview
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    In today's tutorial we're going to use JavaScript to create a simple, flexible, parallax effect where a logo seemingly changes colors with the background it's on when the user scrolls.Read More…
  • Web Design
    A Quick Introduction to BrowserSyncBrowsersync
    328 shares
    In this quick video tutorial I'm going to introduce you to BrowserSync, a tool so good Google built it into their recent Web Starter Kit. You can think of BrowserSync as being a bit like LiveReload (it watches for changes you make to a web page and automatically updates the browser), except that it also works across multiple devices.Read More…
  • Web Design
    The Holy Grail of CSS CenteringCenter preview
    414 shares
    We're going to build an unstoppable CSS centering tool which works cross-browser in IE8 and up consistently.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Building a Complete Website With the Gumby FrameworkGumby site build retina
    82 shares
    In this, our final video tutorial on Gumby, we're going to put all we've learned into practice. We're going to build a complete website using Gumby's semantic grid, parallax effects, toggles and switches, covering workflow best practices as we go. There's plenty to cover, so let's get started!Read More…
  • Web Design
    Using Gumby's Powerful Toggles and SwitchesGumby toggles and switches retina
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    In this screencast tutorial I'm going to walk you through one of Gumby's most powerful features; toggles and switches. This toolset allows you to trigger actions on and off, which can be helpful in all kinds of situations. We're going to use toggles to bounce a kitten (though obviously, you should never bounce a kitten..)Read More…
  • Web Design
    Working With Gumby's Parallax ExtensionGumby parallax retina
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    Having covered how to install the Gumby framework and how to work with its semantic grids (plus Sass and Compass), it's now time to dive into some of Gumby's extensions. The first extension we're going to play with is the parallax module.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Building Semantic Grids With GumbyGumby semantic retina
    In this tutorial we're going to build ourselves clean, readable markup with the help of Gumby's semantic grid structure. We'll continue working with the example we started in the previous lesson, getting rid of as much unnecessary mess from our code as possible, plus we'll be using Sass to speed things up.Read More…
  • Web Design
    Setting Up Gumby With the Claymate Command Line ToolGumby claymate retina
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    In this tutorial I'm going to explain how you can use Gumby's Claymate. Claymate is a command line interface tool, which helps simplify a number of tasks relating to installing and maintaining your Gumby projects.Read More…