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Hi! I'm Cecy and I like to make memes.

We Are All Bad Programmers

In working with students over the past several years, it’s become very clear to me that people perceive their skills in two ways: terrible, or the best. 90% of people fall into the former. Again, I have this conversation literally once a week. via Pocket

1 week ago - 2

Emoji cheat sheet

Emoji emoticons listed on this page are supported on Campfire, GitHub, Basecamp, Redbooth, Trac, Flowdock, Sprint.ly, Kandan, Textbox.io, Kippt, GitLab, Redmine, JabbR, Trello, Hall, plug. via Pocket

3 weeks ago

Women in tech finding support in growing Austin meetup groups

Before the presentation begins, there’s Mexican food and a little getting-to-know-you among those gathered on a Thursday night in a large room at Rackspace Inc.’s Austin offices. Everyone is here, at a “study group” meeting of Women Who Code ATX, to learn something. via Pocket

3 weeks ago

6 Steps to a Data-Driven Content Marketing Strategy

When a shopper walked into my grandpa’s store in Cranford, New Jersey, in 1955, he received a firm handshake and personal service. Grandpa Ted would walk his customers around the store, learning about their lives and needs through conversation. via Pocket

3 weeks ago

How I Shaved 10 Seconds Off Page Load Time

Do you wish your site loaded quicker? We all want our site to load as quick as possible for our users convenience and to keep Googlebot happy. via Pocket

3 weeks ago

The Myths of Innovation

Since its initial publication, this classic bestseller has been discussed on NPR, MSNBC, CNBC, and at Yale University, MIT, Carnegie Mellon University, Microsoft, Apple, Intel, Google, Amazon.com, and other major media, corporations, and universities around the world. via Pocket

3 weeks ago

Cook pasta and sauce in just one pot. No big pan of boiling water required. Amazing.

We make pasta and sauce many times a week, but never like this. Life-changing stuff. This pasta recipe, from the heart of Puglia, Italy, only requires one pan. No second pot for your pasta. Everything. All. Together. via Pocket

3 weeks ago

Rethinking the Mobile Web by Yiibu

Presentation on rethinking the way we’ve been designing websites for mobile devices - for Over The Air 2010 in London by Bryan Rieger of Yiibu. Presentation on rethinking the way we’ve been designing websites for mobile devices - for Over The Air 2010 in London by Bryan Rieger of Yiibu. via Pocket

3 weeks ago

Why mobile performance is important, and how to convince others about it!

Humble Product Design

Get to a better product by getting over yourself.This is a slightly tweaked version of an article I wrote for UX Magazine several years ago. via Pocket

3 weeks ago