How to design & build a website in 4 hours.

Last week A few weeks ago I gave myself a challenge, I’ve had the domain adamonishi.com for well over a year now and done absolutely nothing with it. So I decided spontaneously on a Monday to attempt that evening to build a quick blog site and get it launched that night. In the end it […]

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The fallacy of design sign off

Recently I took on my first ever design project. As an out-and-out developer by trade, this was kind of a big step, it’s been something I’ve been interested in doing for a while now, so when the opportunity presented itself I jumped at it; even with the low budget and my hectic schedule. What I […]

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Library rules

A while ago my boss sent round a link to a post from 37 Signals, An office with “library rules”, with the question, “I always wonder if this would be a good idea?”. At the time I wrote a quick response and afterwards thought I’d share it here, so this is my take on “Library […]

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The TwentyTwelve Theme

Late last year saw the release of the latest default theme offering from WordPress the next of the Twenty-somethings, TwentyTwelve. In this post I’m going to take a quick look through what’s new in the latest default theme. What new features there are for content editors and what designers/developers can learn. The first thing to […]

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Burnout

Over the last year or so my involvement in the web industry exploded; I began to look at my career as a love and much more than a job. I enjoyed working so much it was no longer constrained to 9-5, evenings and most weekends were spent doing what I loved, tapping away at code […]

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