Tailwind Weekly #55: It's been a quiet week on the news front but we got our usual menu 😁!
No news this week. After the big launch of v2.2 it’s been a quiet week for the Tailwind Labs team, probably gearing up for the next awesome 6 weeks 💪.
But as always, we got our usual menu of a learning link, a showcase website, and a useful resource, hope you enjoy it!
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How to (slowly) migrate your project to Tailwind CSS
This one is short and sweet but incredibly useful. If you’re trapped with another CSS framework (like bootstrap or foundation) and you’re planning to upgrade then this 3 step strategy will prove very helpful.
Going back to personal website showcases, this one is short and sweet too. With a focus on clean typography and minimal but contrasting colors, Matt’s website is easy to read and consume, which is exactly what you want if you produce content on a regular basis as Matt does.
For the curious:
Matt Stauffer is a programmer, teacher, and Partner/Technical Director at Tighten
This is a niche as it gets! The image rendering CSS property is explained thoroughly in this CSS tricks article but the TL;DR version is:
The image-rendering property defines how the browser should render an image if it is scaled up or down from its original dimensions.
For the few of you who wanted this in TailwindCSS, now you can use this plugin 😁.
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