Episode 056


No guests, no drama, no, whatever, other stuff. Just all question on answer action with Chris and Dave. We talk about (roughly in order):


, , , , , , , ,

Chris Coyier and Dave Rupert

This episode is with just Chris & Dave, ShopTalk Show's hosts. Chris is the co-founder of CodePen and creator of CSS-Tricks, and Dave is lead developer at Paravel.

Audio Player

Time Jump Links
  • 1:45 Like a unicorn horn through the heart. How to handle a late in the game career change.
  • 6:10 More thoughts on when/where to use Class/ID.
  • 16:55 How do you learn more about the voodoo that is .htaccess (book)
  • 21:50 Why Austin?
  • 28:15 Is it possible to use Sass with WordPress even though Sass is Ruby and WordPress is PHP?
  • 35:18 Is there a recommended tool for automated style guide creation?
  • 41:35 Should you limit yourself in Photoshop according to the abilities of HTML and CSS?
  • 48:25 Are there more tools than Firebug for coding in the browser?
  • 51:40 I’m in a rut where I read more than I build, and I’m looking to get out of my job and into freelancing, what do I do?

Job Mentions

Check out all jobs over on the Job Board. If you'd like to post a job, you can do that here, and have it mentioned on ShopTalk for a small additional charge.

More episodes!