The Blog about Making and Breaking Tech

Stories about SEO, Design & Development

Recent Posts

This is a space where I write about things that interest me. Here you might find tutorials, reviews and opinions related to my work, personal projects, or other endeavours. While you can't directly reply nor interact with me on these posts, you can always let me know what you think by tweeting at me @parabyl.

  • 10 CSS Tips & Tricks for Beginners

    CSS tips and tricks are invaluable as a web designer, as it is the single most important tool used in designing websites. It’s used to add styles to HTML web pages and is often used alongside Javascript. If you’ve spent any amount of time learning web design, you’ve undoubtedly encountered it. As with any of

    ...

    Keep Reading
  • How to Create a Tailwind CSS + WordPress Theme Boilerplate

    A few months ago, when I was first getting started with Adam Wathan’s TailwindCSS, I was really put off by how hard I was finding it to install as a part of various frameworks. As such, I decided to put this guide together to demonstrate how to scaffold an efficient TailwindCSS + WordPress development setup. 

    ...

    Keep Reading
  • How to Automate SEO Checks Using Python & Bash – The Beginner’s Guide (Part 1)

    MissingLink is a script I created to monitor a network of sites for missing links (internal or external), scripts, and images. I found it hard to monitor for broken links multiple sites centered around long-form content. One morning, I looked into automating the process with Python and discovered it would be a lot easier than

    ...

    Keep Reading