Designing and building my own site over the years has been bloody difficult. So I took a New Approach.
Changed my mac to dark mode. I like it so much I wanted it. So I updated things to be dark mode. I've said dark mode 4 times now. Darkmode.
Type and interactions now all greys and blacks, with some fun contrast added with the accents of the background CSS only animated circles.
Added some fun interactions to links. I love minimal design with beautiful interactions and subtle details.
Some fun updates to the home, 2 columns, type updates, centered/centred the site.
Special paddings for smaller screens on the body. 5% scaled down wasn't enough.
Updated typography, I love Helvetica, always have. Updated the layout width, updated some interactions.
Spent hours looking and experimenting with fonts, pairing and still have hours more to go. PT Serif shipped for now.
Added a new page to share the books that I have on my shelf. Books to be added with some more details.
CSS file started to annoy me. Broke it up into seperate files and components.
Or share. I did some optimisation for posts when they are shared on social, because I'm an
I added Google Analytics, how else will I know what your dog does when you are away.
You can't trust any changelog that does not start with the creation of a changelog.