Archive of: Interview
Drew McLellan, co-creator of Perch CMS, joined us this week to talk in depth about Perch and Perch Runway. We talked about their history and development, where Drew sees them in relation to the host of other CMSs out there (including WordPress of course), what their future holds, and the future of web development as a whole.
14 August 2018
We were joined by developer, professional Yorkshireman and friend of the show Andy Bell. We talked about the problem of gate keeping in the web industry the tendency to deploy dogmatic or arbitrary standards to keep people out.
01 July 2018
This episode we talk about being overwhelmed, out of our depth or burned-out. It's something most developers suffer with at some point. We try and identify what some of the causes of pressure are and what we can do to stay sane.
18 May 2018
Service workers are here and they can add lots of interesting and useful functionality to the web. We talked to Clearleft co-founder, author, speaker and slide bouzouki player Jeremy Keith about what service workers are, what they can do and his recently released book, Going Offline.
02 May 2018
We discussed what web developers can do to ensure website security, with WordPress Platform Lead and Developer Advocate for 34SP.com, Tim Nash.
23 May 2017
In this week's episode, we talk about the Progressive Enhancement approach to web design and development with Aaron Gustafson.
17 April 2017
This week we talk CSS Grid with the amazing and great Rachel Andrew, who has been leading the charge with grid for a while now. We talked about the origin of Grid, what we'll be able to do with it and when it's going to be ready to use (sooner that we realised). We also talked about how she got started as a developer, her work with the W3C CSS Working Group, and of course Perch CMS.
02 March 2017
This week we tackle the often thorny subject of SEO, with local dev and friend of the show Elliott Richmond. We intended this to be a bit of a potted guide to SEO, but we think it ended up being a far more interesting discussion.
10 February 2017
This week we talk about Perch CMS and its many free add-ons, including the recently added Perch Shop e-commerce platform, with web developer Clive Walker.
24 November 2016
27 October 2016