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Beware of Modern Web Lock-In

Although developer experience has brought much flexibility to modern web tools and services, vendor lock-in is still very much in play.

Sep 02, 2022

Should I Add Images to My Git Repository?

To commit or not commit. A list of reasons and resources to support your decision.

Sep 01, 2022

Should You Learn jQuery in 2022?

It may seem like jQuery has been dead for years, but it is still widely used in 2022. But should you take the time to learn it?

Jul 22, 2022

Making Videos with Code is Cool, but is it Productive?

There are more and more tools out there that let you build things (that aren’t websites) with code. Like Remotion for making videos with React. It’s super cool. But should you use it?

May 22, 2022

Prerender if You Can Prerender

As edge computing advances, we have more power and more options on how pages are delivered. And yet, I continue to use this principal to begin the decision-making process.

May 10, 2022

Avoid these 6 Common Mistakes when Building a Website

A list of six crucial factors to a strong, modern website to improve the content, performance, visibility, and aesthetics of your website.

Sophia Young
Feb 25, 2022

10 Unspoken Truths on Being a Developer

From a series of tweets by @laurieontech, here are 10 unspoken truths on life as a developer.

Apr 29, 2021

Developer Advice: Put Everything on GitHub

Some of the most valuable advice I've received is to put my code out their for the world to read, no matter how embarrassing it may be.

Jun 08, 2020