Kilian Valkhof

Front-end developer, user experience designer & Jedi.

Hocus Pocus, CSS Aliases

CSS & HTML, 17 February 2014, 0 comments

Those replies included one that pointed me to a draft Spec about CSS Aliases.

I started building websites about 15 years ago. Two weeks ago I wrote down a:hover, a:focus {…} for what felt like the millionth time. Something snapped and I quipped the following on twitter:

Recent articles

Statlas beta release Web, 18/07, 3

For the past few months me and the rest of the guys at Fluxility have been working on Statlas, a website that makes it super easy for anyone to make cool maps based on data they have. We just released the beta, so you’re all invited to come and play with it. Or read on for some more background information…

Fuck yeah Keming! Design, 30/05, 0

Keeping profanity in the title like last week, Fuck yeah Keming is the title of a new blog that I started, a celebration of horrendous kerning all over the internet.

Projects & Work


SenCSs supplies sensible styling for all repetetive parts of your CSS, allowing you to focus on actually developing your website's style.


Grafico is an opiniated javascript SVG charting library with a wide array of graphs and a feature-full API.


Trimage image compressor is a cross-platform GUI front-end to losslessy compress PNG and JPG images.


Lystener shows you the lyrics you're listening to now and easily lets you share them on Twitter and Facebook by simply selecting them.