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Moving from FTP to Git deployment, a designer's guide

archive: Moving away from FTP and onto Git is pretty straightforward. But what good is moving to Git if you're still using an FTP client to manually transfer files to your server… https://adamjohnsondesign.com/blog/moving-ftp-git-deployment-designers-guide/

Win a free copy of "Creating Concrete5 Themes"

archive: Last week, Packt Publishing contacted me about hosting a giveaway of 3 free print copies of Remo's new book, "Creating Concrete5 Themes". We all dig free stuff, so here's… https://adamjohnsondesign.com/blog/win-creating-concrete5-themes/

Mobile first is like gaining weight. Easy mode.

archive: When you convert a 960px wide site ('desktop' if you will) to be responsive, you're constantly battling horizontal scrollbars. Them shitz are annoying! Oftentimes easy to… https://adamjohnsondesign.com/blog/mobile-first-gaining-weight/

Use background-size, YepNope.js, & Modernizr to make awesome full screen backgrounds

archive: Browsers have started to incorporate cool features that can really speed up your page load. One huge example of this is the CSS3 property background-size. In this post,… https://adamjohnsondesign.com/blog/use-background-size-yepnope-modernizr-awesome-full-screen-bg/

Believing in Design

archive: Conviction. Belief. Design. Where does design go from being simply making something look good to an interpretation of positivity, belief, and profound value? As a… https://adamjohnsondesign.com/blog/believing-in-design/

Tips on applying for jobs from the other side of the fence...

archive: Today at work I had the pleasure of reviewing several candidates for a web design position within our institution. I remembered how it was when I applied for… https://adamjohnsondesign.com/blog/tips-on-applying-for-jobs-from-the-other-side-of-the-fence/

Welcome to the new AdamJohnsonDesign.com!

archive: I've finally gotten around to redesigning my portfolio website. The old saying holds true with designers: our own work gets put on the back-burner in lieu of paying… https://adamjohnsondesign.com/blog/site-redesign/