Using Plugins vs Custom Code

Using Plugins vs Custom Code
No soapbox.
So who the heck are you?
Joel Andrew Glovier (JAG). web and graphic designer.
CURE International (logo & patient before and after image)
Binicia's before and after surgery image (crooked legs before, straight legs after)
Pros / Cons
Custom Code
Custom Code: Pros
Custom Code: Cons
Plugins: Pros
Plugins: Cons
In real life
Plugin: Slidedeck
Screenshot of
Custom code: CUREkids
Screenshot of
What should I use?
It depends.
The project must decide
Thank you
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This talk was given at Front End Design Conference 2011 on Day 2 as an attendee talk.
If you have questions for me, feel free to ask!