Web excursions are select bookmarks from Brett's travels around the internet. You can see them all on Pinboard. Visit the bookmarks page for previous Excursions.

Web Excursions for March 1st, 2013

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Web excursions brought to you in partnership with Creatable and The Mac Pick A Bundle 2017. One day left to choose from 30 great Mac apps, 10 apps for $39, or all 30 for $99.

Keyboard Maestro wrappers for the Markdown Service Tools
Patrick Welker over at RocketINK has updated his Keyboard Maestro wrappers for the Markdown Service tools and included a few of my other projects, including SearchLink.
The true power of regular expressions
A good post on regular expressions. Just in case you ever wondered if they were actually useful.
10 Super Useful Free Icon Font Sets
Icon fonts can be a really useful tool in lightweight web design. These sets are a pretty good place to start with a lot of commonly useful pictographs.
A really good (and good-looking) regular expression tester for OS X. Handles groups, sub-matches, substitutions and exporting regular expressions in a variety of languages.
completeme 0.2.5
A very cool filename completion tool for quickly opening a file in your editor from the command line. Via OneThingWell.

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