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Keith J. Grant

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You have a few options, but none are perfect. Honestly, this is what grid is for (though, in this instance, a sub-grid would be ideal, but that isn't implemented yet).

A couple possibilities w/ the current setup:

  1. set a min-height on the title, equal to either 2 or 3 lines of text. Downside: would produces a gap below the titles when none of them wrap; it also will still fall out of alignment if you wrap more times than that.
  2. put a margin-top: auto on the description. This will push it down to the bottom of its flex container. But this will knock it out of alignment w/ the "special" item… so you would have to put a dummy (invisible) placeholder there for items without a "special."
https://twitter.com/schnarfed/status/847464070223503360

It’s about more than content ownership. It’s also about owning the experience: integrating “social network” into the browser, making it easy to share links and follow people. We’ve got an eye on user experience

https://medium.com/simple-human/stop-using-device-breakpoints-b11a87e2625c

Right now? Yes. But we’re building out the tooling. The same was true of the internet in 1993

Oh yeah, I wrote a bit more about it in this post

A decentralized social network called The Internet. Where you can reply to anything, like anything, and re-post anything. :) It’s an open standard backed by the W3C.

For example, I’m not replying to your tweet on Twitter… I’m replying on my blog (and then syndicating that to Twitter). I own my data.

Some blogs like Known and the upcoming Micro.blog support it. Or you can use some Wordpress plugins to partially support it. Check out http://indieweb.org/ for more info.

You should get on the indieweb, dan 😉

https://trackchanges.postlight.com/modern-javascript-for-ancient-web-developers-58e7cae050f9?imm_mid=0ef853&cmp=em-web-na-na-newsltr_20170329
https://twitter.com/Una/status/847169413124116482

I love that this appeared in my timeline immediately following my own tweet storm 😣

https://Kedar9/css-only-parallax-scrolling-a3b4733cfc5e
https://jdan/css-is-fine-its-just-really-hard-638da7a3dce0
http://www.heydonworks.com/article/html-is-broken
https://steida/css-in-js-the-argument-refined-471c7eb83955
https://cleverdevil.io/2017/user-experience-and-the-indieweb
https://twitter.com/schnarfed/status/843885558262718464
https://twitter.com/sarah_federman/status/841522590191509504
https://ethanmarcotte.com/wrote/the-bricks-we-lay/
https://twitter.com/ana108/status/839903692295921664