Twitter Botstrap resources

My list of Bootstrap related resources.

Themes

  • http://www.bootstrapzero.com/
  • http://startbootstrap.com/
  • http://bootswatch.com/
  • https://wrapbootstrap.com/

Plugins & Extensions

  • https://github.com/geedmo/yamm.git
  • http://jasny.github.io/bootstrap/

Snippets & Editors

  • http://bootsnipp.com/
  • http://www.bootply.com/

Did I miss something important? Feel free to comment and I will complete this list.

eZ Publish and Symfony

The great news, that ezpublish will use the symfony framework as base for the next major release has spread now for a while and everybody (especially me, as being a ezPublish and Symfony developer) is very happy with this radical change in the develpment strategy of EZ Systems.

But it will take some time, until the new version is stable and can be used in production. Also we will be stuck with all these already running versions where there is no budget to upgrade and migrate the code to symfony. However, some of the symfony goodness can already be used with old ezPublish versions.

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Prototyping and decoupled frontends with Middlemal

Have you every developed a HTML prototype from scratch? I did it lots of times and as clean as you start in the beginning, in the end it always gets a little messy and complicated. As I want to concentrate on the HTML using the target CMS to implement the prototype is not an option because it first would have to be set up, I would have to deal with cache renewal and long load times. Also a CMS can not be just dropped to a zip file and mailed to the client to take a look at.

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CoffeeScript – Bring back the joy to JavaScript

Some time agoe, I was again (as many times before often) in a snit about JavaScripts verbosity and gave a try to CoffeeScript that amazed me within the first minute of usage. CoffeeScript is a small language on top of JavaScript, that before execution in the Browser/on the Server has to be compiled down to JavaScript syntax. It removes most of JavaScripts verbosity and provides clear access to JavaScripts gorgeous Object-Model with a purist syntax. Continue reading