John Polacek

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

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Chicago Web Developer John Polacek


Styled Starter

Styled Starter Project Page

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


TweenDeck Project Page

Next level animation for web presentations.

Design System Playground

Design System Playground Project Page

Experiment with design systems by updating stateful theme data.

Expressive CSS

Expressive CSS Project Page

See and share how web pages look at different screen sizes

Simple Grid and Simple Grid Generator

Project Page

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

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


Responsivator Project Page

See and share how web pages look at different screen sizes


Big Video JS Project Page

The jQuery Plugin for Big Background Video (and images)


ControldeckProject Page

Control HTML5 Presentations with node.js


Project Page

The jQuery plugin for doing cool scrolly stuff.


Stacktable Project Page

jQuery plugin for stacking tables on small screens.

Extra Strength Responsive Grids

Project Page

A Fluid CSS Grid System for Responsive Web Design

Open Source For Fame and Fortune

Project Page

Animated Slide Deck from my talk at Techweek Chicago

Channel of Awesome

Project Page

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

What The Heck Is Responsive Web Design?

Project Page

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


Match The Letter

Project Page

A picture game that helps kids learn the alphabet.

Video Gallery

Project Page

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

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