The Ultimate Digital Detox

The Ultimate Digital Detox

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Just like decluttering my wardrobe, spending time doing a digital detox always gives me a sense of calm. A digital detox is when you spend time going through some of the accounts you have (social media, email, phone, etc.) and clean out…

5 Non-Developer Careers for People who Can Code

5 Non-Developer Careers for People who Can Code

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Every time I tell someone I have coding skills, they ask if I want to be a full-time developer. While that sounds like it could definitely be a fun job, it just isn’t the job for me. I work as an Instructional…

How and Why to Add a Title Tag in HTML

How and Why to Add a Title Tag in HTML

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If you’ve been learning how to build a website, and are ready to make it live on the internet, you’ll need to make sure that you have a title tag in your HTML file. What is a Title tag? A title tag…

Basic Gradients in CSS

Basic Gradients in CSS

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If you’ve ever wanted to create a colorful gradient on your webpage, you can do so with gradients in CSS! Gradients are a fun way to create backgrounds that have a blend of two or more colors. Here are a few examples…

Business Casual Capsule Wardrobe

Business Casual Capsule Wardrobe

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I’ve been dressing with a capsule wardrobe for the past few years now and I love it! But I’ve switched jobs and wanted to change things up! My new position has me dressing in Business Casual, a concept I had a hard…

3 Tips for Successful Freelancing – and 1 Tip for Getting Started!

3 Tips for Successful Freelancing – and 1 Tip for Getting Started!

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I’ve spent the past four months between jobs as a freelance web developer and WordPress Developer, and it’s been AWESOME. There were so many things that went well, but also quite a few things that didn’t. I’m excited to share the things…

Hover Effect in CSS

Hover Effect in CSS

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One of my favorite ways to spice up the design of my webpage is with the :hover effect. Hover is a style feature that is activated when a user hovers his or her cursor over a webpage element. The cool thing about…

11 Ways to Learn to Code for Free! Online and Mobile

11 Ways to Learn to Code for Free! Online and Mobile

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I taught myself to build websites while working full time as a middle school teacher. Needless to say, funds were limited, and at times I was worried I would exhaust all of my low-cost/free online options before I felt like I had…