Susan Robertson fell in love with code in 2005 and has been happily writing markup and CSS ever since. Working with teams of all sizes, she loves being in the middle of the design and the developers, coding away on things that are beautiful, accessible, and full of challenges. She most recently worked with the team at Editorially and is currently freelancing.
Entries by Susan Robertson
A CSS audit helps to organize code and eliminate repetition for speedier sites. Susan Robertson shows us how to sleuth out potential trouble spots, along with offering tips on tools, documentation, and ways to keep our codebases lean well into the future.
A style guide, also referred to as a pattern library, is a living document that details the front-end code for all the elements and modules of a website or application. It also documents the site’s visual language, from header styles to color palettes. In short, a proper style guide is a one-stop guide that the entire team can reference when considering site changes and iterations. Susan Robertson shows us how to build and maintain a style guide that helps everyone from product owners and producers to designers and developers keep an ever-changing site on brand and on target.