Chez Cliché

The site was born in close cooperation with fantastic people from CHEZ CLICHÉ Tourismus GmbH.

While trying to convey the atmosphere of the luxurious apartments, I tried to introduce a bit of dynamics with subtle animations.

A special challenge was the third-parti API integration.

Check it out on www.chezcliche.com.

All the levels of redirection

The web is full of redirection these days.

(Warning, a bit of a rant going on here)

I read a lot of content on my phone, and started to notice how much I am redirected around. This is something one usually doesn’t notice on a computer, since the connection is much faster, and I guess the browser renders in a different way.

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Convert XML to JSON using XSLT

With increasing use of separate services on the same data, the need for portable data formats aroused. XML was one of the first widely used, but lately JSON is blooming.

I don’t have a particular bias here, both serve well in appropriate environment, although JSON carrying the same data could result in about 20% size reduction.

So can they be interchangeable? Just recently, I needed to convert XML data into a JSON format for easier consumption on the client.

The fastest and (sometimes) easiest way to process XML to another format is XSLT.

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