Blog / Misc.

This section of the site is for "blog" type posts, short asides, and other miscellaneous bits of content that do not qualify as a project or tool.

How to use WebViewAssetLoader and WebViewClient, with Kotlin code and syntax, to load local HTML files from asset folders into a WebView component.

How to use TypeScript with WordPress Blocks and the Gutenberg environment. Covers config changes, necessary dependencies, and some possible issues.

How to use the Arc Canvas Web API method to draw partial filled circle segments, including quarter circles, and even with added rotation.

Reasons why every developer should care about documentation. Personal, business, and practical reasons why writing documentation is worth it.

How to use TypeScript, or JSDoc-powered JavaScript, with Service Workers, as well as some important caveats for current issues.

How to split a string into individual characters in Google Sheets, using a pure formula approach. Even handles line breaks and special characters.

A guide on using SVG files with Svelte, and how to embed, inline-directly, or reference them, with or without rollup plugins.

A step-by-step guide on how to deploy a Preact app from a nested subdirectory, with instructions on updating Webpack, preact-router, and more.

An effort to collect, categorize, and summarize some of the common CSS custom properties that are being used to maintain colors in modern theming approaches.

Options for getting data feeds out of Google Sheets, avoiding slow-to-update published CSV feed URLs, and custom scripting with Google Apps Scripts.