The personal website of Chris Coyier

Don’t Mute, Get a Better Headset

Matt Mullenweg: When you’re speaking to a muted room, it’s eerie and unnatural — you feel alone even if you can see other people’s faces. You lose all of those spontaneous reactions that keep a conversation flowing. If you ask someone a question, or they want to jump in, they have to wait to unmute. If […]

Choosy, but for everything except the main thing it’s for.

After seeing some folks do this, I was inspired. The main marketed feature of Choosy is opening particular links in the browser of your choice. I’m not particularly interested in that. Not that I don’t use multiple browsers sometimes, I just don’t wanna be asked every time I click a link. What I am interested […]

Visiting Bend, Oregon

Howdy friends, colleges, co-workers, acquaintances, and probably random people I’ve never met! Enough of y’all end up passing through my lovely town of Bend, Oregon that I wanted to have somewhere I could point you with my basic advice on the area.

End of MoviePass

I was obsessed with MoviePass’ business model because I felt it was one that benefitted from customers who never use it. To some degree, most companies are like this. If you can get someone to pay for your stuff, but not actually take it or use it or require support, that’s a great customer. Assuming […]

Call to Action

Just a reminder that you can do all the sales hustle you want, but if you don’t put a phone number on your notecard call to action on your website you probably won’t make many sales.