CSS and Ebooks

A presentation on using HTML and CSS to create ebooks in MOBI, EPUB and PDF format.

CSS Grid Layout

A presentation explaining CSS Grid Layout with examples that work in Chrome with Experimental Web Platform Features turned on.

Puppet and Small Infrastructures

Despite being a tiny business and small infrastructure we make great use of Puppet over at edgeofmyseat.com. In this talk I explain how I got started with Puppet and why I think it is worth considering even if you don’t have hundreds of servers to take care of.

Shipping Your Product - the workshop

This full day workshop helps attendees develop their plan to launch their digital product drawing on my experience bringing Perch to market and turning that side product into our business.

The New CSS Layout

A presentation that looks at the new CSS3 modules and how they will change the way we layout webpages with CSS.

Web Standards

A presentation exploring the importance of web standards in 2013, and why remembering our history is important.

The Future of Content Management

A new presentation highlighting the issues of content management today and posing some ideas on how we might move forward with content management for the modern web.

Selling Digital Products

A presentation talking about the launch of Perch and some of the surprising things that we have discovered while supporting the product.

Launching a Product

My presentation on how to launch a digital product based on our experiences launching Perch.


As an experienced web developer and the author of a number of books on CSS and HTML I often get asked to present introductions on the subject to a range of audiences.