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Written content to help you along your web development journey, without forgetting to have some fun along the way.

WTF is a Fixture?

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

Jul 08, 2020

Using Web Components to Build a House, Room-by-Room

You could build a house one brick at a time. Every room could be unique. That would take a long time and it'd cost a lot of money, as houses usually do. But what if you could build a house room-by-room?

Jul 07, 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