Marcus D. Burnette

front-end developer

and sometimes I write, create fonts, or sculpt 3D models

Latest Writing

May 6, 2014

For anyone who reads this blog, you'll notice that I've fallen way short of my goal of writing one post a week all year long. It hasn't been for a lack of desire or even a lack of ideas.

Instead, the blog writing got put on hold while I focused a majority of my time on a new project, FlipQuiz.

February 12, 2014

As a site developer for a web development agency, I often have the need to send clients pieces of content (pages, blog posts, team bios, etc) for review. These are pieces that cannot yet be live in the site, so they need to remain unpublished and be reviewed.

Sending links to clients with a login string in the URL is a great way to speed up the process, but I had to write a module to iron out the wrinkles for our clients.

February 7, 2014

While the source code for this tiny web app is freely available on github, this post is more about the process of meeting a personal need.

I wanted something that suited my own specific desire: finding a movie's rating and release year quickly.