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Yaphi Berhanu

I enjoy helping people with code when I can.

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Nailing the Perfect Contrast Between Light Text and a Background Image

Have you ever come across a site where light text is sitting on a light background image? If you have, you’ll know how difficult that is to read. A popular way to avoid that is to use a transparent overlay. But this leads to an important question: Just how transparent should that overlay be? It’s not like we’re always dealing with the same font sizes, weights, and colors, and, of course, different images will result in different contrasts.

Trying … Read article “Nailing the Perfect Contrast Between Light Text and a Background Image”

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Things to Know (and Potential Dangers) with Third-Party Scripts

The web is full of third-party scripts. Sites use them for ads, analytics, retargeting, and more. But this isn’t always the whole story. Scripts can track your behavior, your preferences, and other information.

Here, we’re going to look at the potential risks of these third-party scripts.… Read article “Things to Know (and Potential Dangers) with Third-Party Scripts”