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WTF is the DOM?

A brief introduction to the DOM with a quick example on manipulating it, and a link to digging in deeper.

Jul 28, 2020

WTF is a Fixture?

A quick introduction what fixtures are in software, along with other purposes they can serve.

Jul 08, 2020

WTF is Component-Driven Development?

If the web is organized by pages, shouldn't we build it that way? Introducing component-driven design and development, explained through the lens of the evolution of the web.

Jul 06, 2020

WTF is a Web Component?

What are components? What makes them different from (or similar to) HTML elements? How are they being used today? Let's find out.

Jun 30, 2020

WTF is a Package Manager?

A brief description of package managers, with some examples using referencing JavaScript packages.

Jun 29, 2020

WTF is JavaScript?

A brief description of JavaScript, with a few links to dig in and learn more.

Jun 29, 2020

WTF is Node.js?

An brief introduction to Node.js, along with links to dig in further with a tutorial or course.

Jun 29, 2020

WTF is NPM?

A brief description of NPM.

Jun 29, 2020

WTF is React?

A brief introduction to React, along with a list of references for more learning.

Jun 29, 2020

WTF is the Single-Responsibility Principle?

I often talk about the single-responsibility principle in the articles I write. What does it really mean? (Spoiler: It's probably exactly what you think.)

Jun 29, 2020

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