HTTPS for the masses

Remember that post where I showed you how to easily run https on your local development server? Well, it just got easier.

The Defiant Red
The Defiant Red

My very own father is a renowned expert of ceramic glazes. It’s been his work his entire life.

Website development on HTTPS: be your own GoDaddy

Long gone are the days when https for websites was a curiosity; reserved only for the checkout page. Encryption is the norm now.

Scrollytelling is shutting down

There’s honor in delivering great work, even if it’s a website announcing the shuttering of one of your products.

ClamAV monitoring with OkComputer
ClamAV monitoring with OkComputer

Made the world every so slightly better today.

Bitbucket Pipelines: now 200% more DRY
Bitbucket Pipelines: now 200% more DRY

Today, I saw the future. And it was bright. And full of annoying youngsters who acted as if they were the alpha and omega of society, now get off my lawn!!

Recursive Rails partials

Love it when I make the world slightly better by improving an Open Source product I use.

Testing JavaScript, now with more Chrome
Testing JavaScript, now with more Chrome

Starting today, I am using Chrome to run automated browser tests.

Mr. Jones
Mr. Jones

We are delighted to announce that Mr. Jones is now maintained by Space Babies.

Zap those inline styles
Zap those inline styles

We‘ve all done it: adding inline styles to HTML pages, because the content is dynamic. Backgrounds for example.

Middleman Netlify Server Push

Last month, Netlify introduced their implementation of HTTP/2 Server Push.

Treasury of De Stijl
Treasury of De Stijl

For Scrollytelling, we helped build and now host and support The Treasury of De Stijl.

lightswitch hosting

Hosting a website has become like installing a light switch. Connect some wires, hit it, and a lamp goes on.

Ed van der Elsken
Ed van der Elsken

Three webdocs. The man in words and pictures.

King nascholing
King nascholing

This tailor-made ecommerce and online courseware website saves King nascholing countless hours of manual labor, making students happier and more effective.

Let's Build Something New

Let’s build something totally new today, who’se with me?!

Agriculture in the context of forced displacement
Agriculture in the context of forced displacement

By invitation of the Lemon Tree Trust, we went to Iraq to find stories around urban agriculture by people who leave or flee their homes due to conflict, violence, persecution or human rights violations.

De Digitale Topschool

Our e-learning environment helps gifted students in primary education by matching them with a private mentor.

A postcode widget in React

Our job is to create beautiful, fast and secure web applications. This postcode widget embodies all three aspects.

Scrollytelling
Scrollytelling

We co-founded and bootstrapped a successful SaaS aimed at national media.

BLITTS
BLITTS

Draw and submit your building permit online. Hard hat and safety boots not needed.

Paul de Ruiter
Paul de Ruiter

A stunning new corporate identity, and creation of a new website to go with it.

Ruby on Rails

It is one of the great web frameworks. Airbnb and Shopify are built with it, to name just two.

That name?
That name?

We didn’t choose the name Space Babies. The name chose us.