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    Scott
    @TScottM12
    I've dabbled in design and development off and on for years, so I have some experience, but not in a professional setting. And despite having a degree and having done some graduate work it's all in an unrelated field, so trying to get my foot in the door somewhere has been a challenge.
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    Not speaking from personal experience but from what I've heard from others, making projects for whatever reason can really help with that.
    JBC944
    @JBC944
    I have two problems i dont understand grid systems even after reading about it and I do not know where to put this slide show code that jason made.
    The slide show code has java script and html and csss in it
    I need to put into my style guide
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    javascript goes in a somenamehere.js file and the css would go into your css file with the rest.
    JBC944
    @JBC944
    how would I link java script to the style guide?
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    looking for a quick write up on that now cuz i'm too lazy to do it xD
    <script type="text/javascript" src="somenamehere.js"></script>
    where you put that in the file matters. But I don't know the code Jason did so I would probably put it at the very bottom of the page just before the </body></html> but i can't find a write up quick enough to explains the whys.
    JBC944
    @JBC944
    wouldnt it go in the head?
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    depends on the code
    Jonathan Herman
    @lantech19446
    if I remember correctly it depends on the scope you want your variables to have to some extent
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    try it and see if it works. it's hard to say without having the time to dig into the code.
    @lantech19446 it's due to load order in the DOM. end is safer as everything in the DOM has loaded. But... the page may draw on the screen before the js does its thing which can do weird things depending.
    Jonathan Herman
    @lantech19446
    o ok
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    like, if the script says make div #blah blue and div #blah hasn't loaded yet, then the script will do nothing even once the div is loaded in memory.
    Jonathan Herman
    @lantech19446
    o ok makes sense
    and it's sleeting again
    I cant figure out why the slide show wont work
    Jonathan Herman
    @lantech19446
    because your source is pulling from a local image where no local storage exists, in other words cat01.jpg means nothing to my computer it would need to be src="webaddress.com
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    Ooops, sorry I'm late. Stupid weather is killin' me.
    Jonathan Herman
    @lantech19446
    @JBC944 you would want it to be something like <img class="slide" src="https://github.com/lantech19446/mypictures/blob/master/1024px-Reddit.svg.png?raw=true"
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    oh @JBC944 I see how jason did the code. Did he give it to you so that it all was supposed to be in the header in script tags?
    Katya Robinson
    @KatyaRobinson
    Hi guys, I'm new here. My name is Katya. I just joined and about to watch the welcome video
    Jonathan Herman
    @lantech19446
    Hey @KatyaRobinson how's it going
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    Hi @KatyaRobinson !
    Katya Robinson
    @KatyaRobinson
    Okay I guess, got a little wet running from my car to Chick-a-filla where I am now :/
    Stupid rain
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    @JBC944 what Jon said. Fixing the URLs of the images to filename that open and it will work. http://s.codepen.io/lilyheart/debug/zojNay Maybe you have your cat images inside a folder? If so, make sure you update the file name references.
    Jonathan Herman
    @lantech19446
    at least it's not sleeting anymore lol
    Katya Robinson
    @KatyaRobinson
    But I'm glad to meet everyone :)
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    @lantech19446 it was sleeting in East Norriton like 10 mins ago. I was pelted coming into the house!
    Jonathan Herman
    @lantech19446
    yea I could hear it at the library, I have a glass pyramid near my desk lol
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    I'm not going out to see if it is xD
    Jonathan Herman
    @lantech19446
    I love your name @KatyaRobinson I've only ever met a katya in Iceland
    it's not anymore
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    So, ya'll might know. This week is the Hour of Code week! If you want something silly do there are lot of of choices here https://hourofcode.com/us/learn
    Katya Robinson
    @KatyaRobinson
    Thanks Jonathan, it's Russian (just like me!)
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    However, the link I posted on Facebook today is probably my fav! http://hello.processing.org/ [tagging @KR62 even though I already tagged her on Facebook cuz this looks right up her alley]
    Katya Robinson
    @KatyaRobinson
    Do you guys have real life meet ups as well?
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    We do! go to www.montcode.com
    That will take you to the meetup page.
    Jonathan Herman
    @lantech19446
    very nice, and I saw that you're in Philly, Northeast?\
    I really need to do some sort of project, just don't know what. I'm so indecisive anymore
    Katya Robinson
    @KatyaRobinson
    Yeah, but I just moved here a couple of months ago so I'm still getting familiar with the area. I just looked up - your library meetup location is kind of close to my work so I might stop by after I get off
    Lily Romano
    @Lilyheart
    Awesome! Just a heads up that we are looking for another meetup space as the library tends to have wifi issues which can make things a struggle.
    Katya Robinson
    @KatyaRobinson
    Side note: don't go to Chick-a-filla, I'm struggling here with internet connection...
    Jonathan Herman
    @lantech19446
    Where did you move here from? I only guessed Northeast because there's where all the Polish and Ukranian communities are too lol I'm originally from just outside of Chestnut Hill which is North West philly