I'm Toby, and I love life. I have a passion for solving
puzzles and telling stories. Just some of the ways I pursue my
passions are through photography and totally geeking
out with computers.
My dad is a pretty cool guy. I
or this site wouldn't be here without him! He's really smart,
and got to validate Xeon® chips for 30 years.
This site is hand-coded with vi and tested with Google Chrome
and its dev tools on Linux systems. I also do some testing in
the lynx/links/elinks browsers.
I had scarce knowledge of HTML and CSS before I started this
site. Much of my CSS knowledge stems from a book called CSS: The
Missing Manual, by David Sawyer MacFarland. It really presents the
HTML and CSS languages as they really are-- simple and intuitive
markup languages. Another book, HTML5 For Masterminds, by John
D. Gauchat, also aided me in using the more precise HTML5 tags
I also run it through a rudimentary CMS of my own that is the
epitome of spaghetti code. Comments and suggestions are welcome.
- Showcase a portfolio of photography, writing, and
anything else I'm good at
- Provide something other than Facebook® to find out
what Toby's up to
- Promote the movement towards better,
lighter weight websites and raise awareness for