Citizen Blog


Our thoughts on building sites, client work, and trends in site building, UX and design.

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Migrating Drupal 7 Sites to Drupal 9

Working with University of Minnesota to upgrade ten websites to Drupal 9
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New Image Formats on the Web

We’ve relied on JPG, PNG and GIF for the past 20 years. But are better options available?
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Plan Your Privacy Experience

Site builders and owners need a better plan for managing user privacy
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GDPR and Online Privacy, 1 Year Later

GDPR has been around for a year now, but for many of us in the U.S., the law is still a mystery. A new California law may change that.
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8 Web Design Trends for 2018

What trends in website design are likely to continue growing in the new year?
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Front-End Developer Toolbox: How Does Yours Measure Up?

Front-end development in 2017 is a complicated and constantly shifting landscape of frameworks, trends, libraries and strategies. It seems like there is a new ‘must use’ tool every few months. It can…
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Sass Lint Or: How I Learned to Love the Lint

Learn how to write better code through use of SASS linting with Gulp and Stylelint.