4 Rules of Simple UI Components

Too often have I seen simple web applications become a huge pile of intertwined, indecipherable JavaScript code. As features are added, code is added into seemingly random files, event listeners are accidentally duplicated, jQuery selectors…

Styling Chosen

Using libraries like Chosen is a good way to simplify your code. Otherwise difficult tasks can be completed in a matter of seconds. The main problem we find with libraries though is that their default styles…

Frontend Style Guide

Since my very first days at Arcbees, I’ve been coached in code styling. I always had my own way of writing code, but never did so using strict rules. Following a pre-defined structure for my CSS,…

Better SEO with GWT

When we started working on our new website, we quickly faced challenges often encountered with single-page application frameworks: enabling search engine optimization (SEO) and crawlability. The problem with these kinds of applications is that you…