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Welcome to Boldewyn’s Website

Hello stranger! This is the personal website of Manuel Strehl a.k.a Boldewyn. I write mostly about web development and topics loosely coupled to it, but there are also posts completely unrelated to this.

Please feel free to browse around here and to leave comments. For a more direct contact, you might want to follow me on Twitter.

Latest Articles:

  • Manuel Strehl
    Create CSS Sprites with ImageMagick
    After colorizing the SVG icons I needed to create images suitable for CSS sprites out of them. The first step is rasterizing the SVG files, as I described in the previous article. We now have a bundle…
  • Manuel Strehl
    Colorizing Icons with sed
    Creating colorized versions of a base icon usuallycalls for heavy Photoshop actions. Recently I created an SVG file with some simple black-and-white icons I wanted to use in an application. The file contains…
  • Manuel Strehl
    Website Thumbnails with CSS
    A thumbnail view of a website is meanwhile a common sight. Google has recently introduced it in its search results page, and numerous ad services offer more or less annoying tool tips with page previews.…
  • Manuel Strehl
    Digraphs in Firefox
    What are Digraphs? I really became addicted to Vim’s digraph feature. It’s a simple but elegant way to input higher Unicode by entering combinations of ASCII characters. In insert mode, you press Ctrl-K…
  • Manuel Strehl
    Quellenangabe
    Die Grafik „Promote JS” in der Seitenspalte stammt von PromoteJS.com und unterliegt den dort veröffentlichten Nutzungsbedingungen. Die Grafik, die im Fußbereich der Seiten mein Benutzerprofil bei StackExchange…
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