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Design

Two kinds of quality

1 minute read

The Japanese language has two words to describe quality: atarimae hinshitsu and miryokuteki hinshitsu. The inherent quality of an object and its charm.

Jekyll

Music

SILENT COMICS

Stock status

less than 1 minute read

An update on SILENT COMICS project’s (slow pace of) progress.

Webcomics

WordPress

Useful WordPress Plugins

2 minute read

A list of useful WordPress Plugins, actively tested during development and in production.

characters

OKΠ

less than 1 minute read

Introducing OKΠ, one of the SILENT COMICS characters.

design

The visual web

2 minute read

When it started, the web was just hypertext and links. Since then, a whole visual web has emerged.

Wordmark

2 minute read

The design process behind the SILENT COMICS logo, keeping it simple.

drawing

languages

Call For Translations

2 minute read

An open call for native speakers — How would you translate “SILENT COMICS” in your language?

learning

Learning by doing

6 minute read

Things learned thanks to starting silent comics side project.

storytelling

Revisiting an old format, the wordless book.

10 minute read

Wordless comics are rare. Yet, this visual language offers a large range of possibilities to explore. Here are a few examples of ways to use wordless comics.

tools

CLI-directory-tree

1 minute read

Automate your README TOC or documentation with a tree directory structure.

Images optimisation tools

1 minute read

Optimising images for the Web, a list of open source and proprietary image compression tools.

Progress Tracker

less than 1 minute read

Simple text-based project management for the SILENT COMICS project.

typography

Wordmark

2 minute read

The design process behind the SILENT COMICS logo, keeping it simple.