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Editor as Artbush

Editors are tools. Rarely, however, do we consider our abilities with an editor as part of coding mastery.

In traditional canvas art, we can see the painter's mastery of their tools in


What CSS Needs: Better Background Positioning

Background-Position-X, Background-Position-Y

Background positioning is a strong case for seperating a grouped rule into individual parts. Why include x, y positioning exclusively as a rolled-up modifier? What is the danger in breaking


What CSS Needs: Better Positioning

There are a series of changes CSS could really benefit from that are largely ignored in CSS3. Generally, CSS3 improvements focus on the more complex design and updated methods: box shadows, rounded