Software Design
Software Design
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If you are working on CSS and want to be able to handle hover on desktop view, but wan’t to avoid any changes on mobile touch, I got you.

I spent too much time trying to figure this out, so I am writing a quick article for anyone who wants to implement this.

Background

In CSS, you can define :hover, which will trigger any styling changes when the user hovers the mouse on the item which you have tagged.

Problem

The problem for me was that it was also registering a hover when a user would touch the component on their phone…


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Who This Article is For

If you’re ready to code your first website, this post is for you. In this post, I will focus on HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. I’ll also touch on API’s and Databases. I will talk about what they are used for and go into Static vs Dynamic sites. I will also highlight good resources to learn with (both free and paid options).

What This Article Isn’t

I will not go into coding an example or project. To get experience, it’s best to practice the ideas and concepts covered. …


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Who This Article is For

Are you a small business who wants to launch their website and doesn’t have the budget to hire a designer? Maybe you’re an individual who wants to create a website for your personal brand, but doesn’t know how to code.

I wrote this article to help anyone who might not have web design experience, but wants to launch their own website.

There are many applications out there that help you create a website without any coding experience. Wix and Squarespace are among the most popular choices for people.

What This Article Isn’t

I will not be comparing Wix vs Squarespace. If you are interested…


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On June 2019, I graduated with a Computer Science degree from UC Santa Cruz. I didn’t have a job lined up, so I went back home and started applying. I wouldn’t consider my path to be traditional one, but I did learn somethings along the way that I’d like to share.

Working while job hunting

Within a couple weeks after graduation, I started working in construction. Before my first day on the job, my boss knew that I was a recent grad and was looking for a job in tech. …

Arturo Lopez

Tech analyst at Accenture. Web designer, full stack developer. Passionate about tech, education, and learning.

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