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Personal – Thoughts From Eric

Things that Eric A. Meyer, CSS expert, writes about on his personal Web site; it's largely Web standards and Web technology, but also various bits of culture, politics, personal observations, and other miscellaneous stuff

Last Build Date: Fri, 16 Feb 2018 01:33:21 +0000


“CSS Pocket Reference, 5th Edition” to Production

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 17:48:02 +0000

Just over an hour before I started writing this post, I handed off CSS Pocket Reference, 5th Edition to the Production department at O’Reilly.

My Contribution to “Modern Loss”

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 15:36:56 +0000

A few words about my essay “The Second Third Child”, included in the new book from Modern Loss.

The Newwwyear Design

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 18:01:53 +0000

Well, here it is—the first new design for meyerweb since February 2005 (yes, almost 13 years).

A Newwwyear Livestream

Tue, 26 Dec 2017 19:14:57 +0000

After I announced my newwwyear plans, a couple of people pinged me to ask if I’d do a Google Hangout or some such so that people could follow along as I live-redesign meyerweb. And I thought, what the heck, why not?

A Meyerweb Makeover

Sat, 23 Dec 2017 14:25:50 +0000

This coming week, I’m going to redesign—which will be its first redesign in twelve and a half years.

Book Review: “Create with Code: Build Your Own Website”

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 15:51:12 +0000

A review of an introduction-to-web-design book that’s one of the best I’ve seen, Create with Code: Build Your Own Website, written by Clyde Hatter of CoderDojo’s Dojo Bray in Ireland.

Declining Complexity in CSS

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 18:18:43 +0000

Some thoughts on the complexity of CSS—or, more properly, the declining complexity of CSS.

“CSS: The Definitive Guide, 4th Edition” Release and Contents

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 19:44:30 +0000

CSS: The Definitive Guide, 4th Edition is wending its way to the reading public, and I have some updates on that.

“CSS: The Definitive Guide, 4th Edition” Goes to Print

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 16:53:58 +0000

Yesterday afternoon, CSS: The Definitive Guide, 4th Edition went to the printers.

CSS: The Definitive Guide, 4th Edition

Wed, 05 Jul 2017 20:02:47 +0000

On Monday, July 3rd, as I sat in the living room of a house just a bit north of New York City, I pushed the last writing and editing changes to CSS: The Definitive Guide, Fourth Edition and notified the production department at O’Reilly that it was ready.

Help Insurance

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 03:33:39 +0000

The point, the essential point, is this: every family should have the chance to fight as hard as possible for their loved one’s life without going bankrupt in the process. And for those who cannot be saved, no family should be denied the knowledge that they didn’t have a chance.

Eulogy, Completed

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 19:30:45 +0000

Three years ago, almost exactly to the minute as I publish this, I delivered the eulogy at my daughter’s funeral. A few months after that, reading it again, I discovered that when I wrote it, I didn’t really finish it. So I’m publishing my daughter’s eulogy as I would have written it, had I been of clearer mind.

Half Life

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 23:20:57 +0000

Three years ago, Rebecca took her last breaths.

Practical CSS Grid

Fri, 24 Mar 2017 14:09:22 +0000

Me, writing for A List Apart, taking you on a detailed, illustrated walkthrough of how I added CSS Grid layout to, while still leaving the old layout in place for non-Grid browsers.

Questions and Answers

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:51:02 +0000

“Dad, where is the core of the house?” the youngest asked me this morning, as I made his lunch for school.