Unfortunately I haven't given my site much attention for a while. So I decided to take the time to revamp it a little and alter the way I build it (static site generation). You'll have to bare with me for a bit as I'm going through my old posts and tidying them up / converting them, meaning not everything that was here is currently here (blog posts older than 2012-03 at least). Also thought I'd provide a brief update on upcoming posts and other stuff I'm up to.
I've managed to secure my second speaking appearance at a conference. This time it's Web Applications In Trend (WAIT) which is taking place in Manchester at the awesome venue, the Manchester Conference Centre (Manchester, UK), on the 4th & 5th June 2015. But apart from myself, there are plenty of other reasons for yourself to attend or speak.
Another little side project of mine bites the dust, but not due to failure. I discontinued this one due to hitting the limits of my hosting resources and a few other reasons. Read of if you're curious.
I've always wanted a way to customise Twitter Bootstrap easily, without having to overwrite existing CSS styles with my own or worry about how I would keep it up to date. So I decided it was time to try and put together a process to build my own Bootstrap CSS file using the
.less files Bootstrap is built from. Here's what I managed to come up with.