Hey! I'm Calum and I design, build and write about stuff for the web.
I care very much about making the web a much nicer, accessible place for everyone.
Volunteered some of my time to a local community group to setup a small self-maintainable static generated website. Content with Facebook's walled garden as their only web presence, their response: they feel a website's unnecessary. 😔
Open Wheel in N.Yorks, 1 week to go 🚴♂️ ! 60 mile ride prep out to Sandwich https://www.relive.cc/view/1522536754
April 19th, 2018 16°C
Jeremy's latest book publication focused on planning a strategy for going offline https://adactio.com/notes/13758
The problem with your website's UX @RoyalMail – forcing a popup overlay on users as they scroll down the page precludes clicking on the page contents. At least colour the overlay's background to indicate this or better remove it.
Britain on film map https://player.bfi.org.uk/britain-on-film/map – an extensive archive with 120 years of films well designed and plotted out by location.
No @HWCLondon this week back on May 2nd (https://hwclondon.co.uk/meetups/20180502#intro) #indieweb
Spring sunset from the lounge #nofilter
April 7th, 2018 14°C
Cycling prep ahead of Open Wheel three weeks today https://www.relive.cc/view/1494478095
Folks it's London's Homebrew Website Club tonight from 7pm Proven Dough cafe @ The Hub hotel Brick Lane #indieweb 👉 @hwclondon
Back to the winter bike https://www.relive.cc/view/1483606960
Hoorah for taking back control of our domain names! By the way @leaveeuofficial (https://leave.eu) 👉 https://ec.europa.eu/info/publications/notice-stakeholders-withdrawal-united-kingdom-and-eu-rules-eu-domain-names_en
Three @seatsixtyone inspired trips to Central Europe booked so far this year and last. No planes involved, sometimes a longer journey but less hassle, comfier, more memorable and much, much lower CO2 footprint 🚄🌍