John Polacek

Lead Web Developer at GiveSmart,
mobile fundraising platform for charity events.

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Chicago Web Developer John Polacek

HTML + CSS + JS

Styled Starter

Styled Starter Project Page

Starter Kit for creating React Apps with Next.js and Styled System Components.

johnpolacek.github.io/styled-starter

TweenDeck

TweenDeck Project Page

Next level animation for web presentations.

johnpolacek.github.io/tweendeck

Design System Playground

Design System Playground Project Page

Experiment with design systems by updating stateful theme data.

johnpolacek.github.io/design-system-playground

Expressive CSS

Expressive CSS Project Page

See and share how web pages look at different screen sizes

johnpolacek.github.io/expressive-css

Simple Grid and Simple Grid Generator

Project Page

A simple, easy-to-use 12-column responsive grid with some nice features.

johnpolacek.github.io/simple-grid


A SASS grid generator for creating responsive grids with some nice features.

johnpolacek.github.io/simple-grid-generator

Responsivator!

Responsivator Project Page

See and share how web pages look at different screen sizes

johnpolacek.github.io/Responsivator

BigVideo.js

Big Video JS Project Page

The jQuery Plugin for Big Background Video (and images)

dfcb.github.com/BigVideo.js

Controldeck.js

ControldeckProject Page

Control HTML5 Presentations with node.js

johnpolacek.github.io/controldeck.js

SuperScrollorama

Project Page

The jQuery plugin for doing cool scrolly stuff.

johnpolacek.github.io/superscrollorama

stacktable.js

Stacktable Project Page

jQuery plugin for stacking tables on small screens.

johnpolacek.github.io/stacktable.js

Extra Strength Responsive Grids

Project Page

A Fluid CSS Grid System for Responsive Web Design

dfcb.github.com/extra-strength-responsive-grids

Open Source For Fame and Fortune

Project Page

Animated Slide Deck from my talk at Techweek Chicago

github.com/johnpolacek/open-source-for-fame-and-fortune

Channel of Awesome

Project Page

Web playlists of YouTube and Vimeo videos that play fullscreen in a loop

dfcb.github.com/channel-of-awesome

What The Heck Is Responsive Web Design?

Project Page

Introductory presentation to Responsive Web Design
(uses my Scrolldeck plugin)

johnpolacek.github.io/scrolldeck.js/decks/responsive/

Apps

Match The Letter

Project Page

A picture game that helps kids learn the alphabet.

github.com/johnpolacek/Match-The-Letter-Game

Video Gallery

Project Page

Simple app built for quickly creating custom video galleries using the Corona SDK.

github.com/johnpolacek/Video-Gallery

My Github All The Things

github.com/johnpolacek/