Past Meetup

#FrontEndParty 7 - The One Where We Get Sponsored by Oseberg

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Welcome all to #FrontEndParty 7! This month's title comes via Oseberg ( ), who has lovingly decided to help us restore our food / drink supplies by sponsoring us this week.

Also, we have been gifted with 50 free LinuxCon ( tickets, so if that's your bag, go to this link:

and use the coupon code "LCNAFEP13" on the first page to sign up. They are first come, first serve.

For those who have not attended before, #FrontEndParty the first NOLA front-end developer / designer meetup group. On the last Thursday of each month, we host three presentations (between 5 to 15 minutes each) on the front-end world from developers and designers around New Orleans.

For our next meetup, on August 29th (this Thursday), we'll have these talks lined up:

George Mauer

Developer Extraordinaire @ @togakangaroo (

George will be presenting on a new Javascript widget he's created to help assisting in preserving state across page components. You can check out the plugin beforehand at:

Nick Noble

Creative Director @ Laynap Creative (

Nick is going to give us an in-depth intro into color theory and understanding how color works in design, on the web, and on your screen.

Mark D'Arensbourg

Front-End Developer @ Archon Information Systems (

Mark is going to us the low-down on gruntjs, a fantastic task runner for helping automate repetitive front-end related work.

Meetups start at around 7:00pm at The Dojo ( ) in the Exchange Centre at 935 Gravier Street, Suite 1650 (go to the 16th floor and look for the Ninja on the door). These details and more can be found at (

Look forward to seeing yall there!