Issue 4

November 21, 2014

We’ve launched Issue 4 of The Manual! For the first time ever, one of our issues is available in a new audiobook edition (narrated by Roman Mars!), and an ebook edition (designed by me, with cover artwork by Frank Chimero). Of course...

Piece Footnotes

July 25, 2014

This shot shows a few recent changes. First, I designed and built a simple CSS and JS inline footnote popover for pieces on The Manual, based on MultiMarkdown’s footnotes. Content is extracted from the footnotes list at the end of th...


May 14, 2014

Fresh out of the press, super work-in-progress.

ePub #1

April 23, 2014

Full screenshot attached.

Subscription Payment

April 17, 2014

Putting the final touches on the subscription flow. See @2x. Wanna get in on the beta? Sign up as a tester.


March 05, 2014

Here at The Manual, we’ve been working on subscriptions. It’s taking a long time to get it right, but making subscriptions as smooth as possible is one of the most important things for us. Forms are a necessary but boring tool, and we w...

Digital + Print

February 26, 2014

Here, have some Classic Internet Blue.

The Manual: Blog

January 21, 2014

We’ve been on somewhat of an unplanned hiatus. Today, that ends.