User Experience expert Dave Hogue joins the Authored Content crew to talk UX Ethics and black patterns. Also discussed: Google and Apple connected watches, Drawscript for Illustrator and the mothballing of the Web Standards Project.
Justin Seeley joins the Authored Content crew to talk about the death of Google Reader and Adobe BrowserLabs, Adobe dropping boxed copies of their software, icon fonts, and Ray’s list of various useful tools.
To mark International Women’s Day the Authored Content crew is joined by Jen Kramer, Dee Sadler, Lisa Larson-Kelley, and Val Head to talk about women in web development and how we can make our community more inclusive.
The Authored Content crew teams up with developer and educator David Gassner to talk GitHub, Code.org, Google Glass, and get a demo of Windows 8 app development. Watch the video and join the discussion! You can watch all the episodes of Authored Content on YouTube (playlist), like Authored Content on Facebook, and join the Authored…
Authored Content crew James Williamson, Morten Rand-Hendriksen and Ray Villalobos talk about the new main HTML5 tag, the Twenty Thirteen WordPress theme, Emmet code completion, and high rez displays.
Sometimes amazing things bubble up from the murky depths of the web to provide us with perspective. Whether you are or were a victim of bullying, you stood by while others were bullied, or you were a bully yourself, grant yourself the time to watch this piece of internet art.
Opera moves to WebKit, Adobe releases Edge ReFlow Beta, Jetstrap makes Bootstrap easier, and futurewomanintech.com makes us think. Watch then join the discussion.
Where do you find inspiration? And what do you do when inspiration is nowhere to be found? Join the Authored Content crew and Simon Allardice to find out.
Deciding to become a freelancer can be the best or the worst decision you make in your professional career. There are great benefits and horrible pitfalls. In episode 3 of Authored Content new lynda.com staff author Jess Stratton joins regulars James Williamson, Ray Villalobos, and Morten Rand-Hendriksen to talk about the many issues surrounding freelancing and freelancers and how to avoid them. Topics covered include what to charge for services, how do deal with difficult clients, avoiding scope creep, and valuing your own time.
In episode 2 of the Authored Content video series lynda.com authors James Williamson, Ray Villalobos, and Morten Rand-Hendriksen discuss how they started out in the web industry and where someone just starting out should … start out. Want to become a web designer or web developer but find yourself confused about how to begin and…
In collaboration with fellow lynda.com authors James Williamson and Ray Villalobos I have started a new weekly video web series called Authored Content. In the video series James, Ray, myself, and invited guests discuss web development and design and anything related to these topics. The series is recorded using Google+ Hangouts and is made available live during recording and on YouTube for posterity. The goal of the series is to provide a more direct channel for viewers to interact with us and discuss the topics. And who knows, in time we might open our hangouts to the public!
WordPress 3.5 ships with a whole new Media Uploader. That means the process of adding images, galleries, and other media elements is easier than ever.