Christian Heilmann

⚡️ Web truths: CSS is not real programming

September 19th, 2017

This is part of the web truths series of posts. Every few months there is an article claiming that CSS is not real programming. That CSS is too hard and broken. The language used in these can get creative: People have some … um … intense feelings about CSS. pic.twitter.com/dDspAM8i2F— Dave Rupert (@davatron5000) September 18, […]

⚡️ Web truths that cause infinite loops

September 19th, 2017

Every few months there is a drama happening in the blogging and social media scene. We seem to need that to keep ourselves occupied. It allows us to get distracted from the feeling that the people who pay us have no idea what we do. And keep praising us for things we are not proud […]

⚡️ Reasons to attend and/or speak at Reasons.to

September 5th, 2017

I am currently on the train back to London after attending the first two days of Reasons.to in Brighton, England. I need to go to pick up my mail that accumulated in my London flat before going back to Berlin and Seattle in a day, otherwise there would be no way I’d not want to […]

⚡️ Taking a break – and so should you

August 16th, 2017

TL;DR: I am going on holiday for a week and don’t take any computer with me. When I’m back I will cut down on my travels, social media and conference participation and focus more on coaching others, writing and developing with a real production focus. Larry shows how it is done You won’t hear much […]

⚡️ DevRelSummit was well worth it

August 16th, 2017

Last week I was in Seattle to attend a few meetings and I was lucky to attend DevRelSummit in the Galvanize space. I was invited to cover an “Ask me anything” slot about Developer Outreach in Microsoft and help out Charles Morris of the Edge team who gave a presentation a similar matter. Q & […]