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

Is React the New WordPress?

I heard this comment from Henri Helvetica during the JamDev conference that made me stop. How is a React developer like a WordPress developer?

Apr 11, 2023

How Music Makes Me Better at Programming

Exploring a few ways that music has helped me in my development career.

Apr 10, 2023

Transform Notion API Data into Component-Ready JSON

Take raw JSON output from the Notion API and transform it into properties that can be used by your website’s pages and components.

Apr 03, 2023

Write Notion Page and Block Data to JSON File with Node.js Script

Write a Node.js script that connects to a Notion database and writes its page and block content to a local JSON file.

Apr 02, 2023

Accessing a Notion Database Using the API

Set up a Notion API integration, make a database connection, and write a Node.js script that retrieves an ID value for a Notion database from the API.

Apr 01, 2023

Using Notion Callouts to Generate Complex Components

Exploring a theoretical approach to enabling Notion to serve as a CMS for complex websites with interactive components.

Mar 31, 2023

Developers: You Will Make Mistakes

Eduardo Bouças shared the worst mistake he’s made as a developer, along with advice on what to do when you do make a mistake.

Mar 29, 2023

React Wrap Balancer is Cool. But Should You Use It?

An interesting project that helps avoid handing words in layouts, which is particularly useful for headings.

Mar 29, 2023

Icon System for Astro Sites

A simple way to add icons to an Astro site and to stay organized in the process.

Mar 11, 2023

Building an SVG Icon System for Web Projects

Icons come up in every project these days. Here’s a generic solution to the foundation that I use to manage icons in all my projects.

Feb 27, 2023