2016

Chinese language on the web

If you hadn’t realised by now, I am Chinese. I was born in Malaysia, then studied and now work in Singapore. Like many others with similar backgrounds, we speak both English and Chinese with native fluency, plus a smattering of...

All about the HTML <ruby> element (in 2016)

The ruby I’m talking about is not the Ruby programming language. As a native Mandarin speaker, this element is pretty relevant to me. If you have seen how East Asian glyphs are annotated with pronunciation guides, then this shouldn’t be...

2015

The one in many languages

I’ve always heard that Drupal did multi-language well, but you know when you hear about something and think, I know of it, but I don’t know much else about it? That’s exactly how multi-lingual Drupal was for me. Until we...