Welcome! I’m Andrew Patton, and this site is mostly about web development and design, covering topics from tooling to user experience, from performance to design, and from the specific to the general. I’ve worked as a web developer and front-end engineer since 2008 and am currently starting a new company intended to create a space for audiences to sustainably support creators called Tributary.
How to leverage esbuild to set up a simple and fast build process for Amplify lambda functions
30 Mar 2022
AWS Amplify makes writing your front-end application in TypeScript easy. As long as you have a build npm run script that takes care of transpiling your TypeScript source code and...
Exploring and building a mobile-first solution for optimal reading UX
27 Feb 2015
Mobile Safari’s method of hiding and showing the address bar is a lovely piece of UX. When you’re reading or interacting with the contents of a webpage, you don’t need...