Hands down the most useful tool I’ve discovered this year is HTML5 Boilerplate. Not only have I learned from using Boilerplate, it also saves me a lot of time when I’m building a new site.
HTML5 Boilerplate is a development bundle that includes all of the basics a front-end developer needs to build a new site from scratch. The latest version of Boilerplate can always be found on github, or can be downloaded directly here.
HTML5 Boilerplate was created by a group of front-end innovators including Paul Irish, who works at Google and I pretty much take any advice he gives out. Boilerplate is used by Current360 and people at Google, Microsoft, NASA, Nike, Barack Obama, Mercedes Benz and many more.
Like much of the rest of the world, the Covid-19 pandemic has upended our industry, creating new opportunities and making what was once routine an