“If you name your dog Sudo and she doesn’t follow commands, you can instantly tell who on the street are fellow nerds because of the giggling.”
“Being methodical is the only way I get anything done. Anything seems possible if I break it down into small steps.”
To explain or not to explain code: that is the question.
Let’s make the open source community a better place.
A quick way to find the object method you need.
You can even make changes slowly over time.
“Animation is 10% learning browser specs, animation libraries, and motion theory and 90% sitting around adjusting timing until my eyes bleed.”
A growing collection of handy tips and tricks for the popular code editor.
Let’s make effects that look like those in mobile apps.
“I don’t want to work with a ‘Code Ninja’, they leave a bloody mess. I want to work with a ‘Code Janitor’, you only know they were there because everything is organized and tidy.”
Where serverless technology really shines.
“All of the technologies you hold dear right now will one day probably be embarrassing to you. Why not just make cool stuff with things you like and not worry about it?”
Create an annotated tree visualization of any repo/project.
“Software engineering is 90% software engineering and 10% complaining about software engineering.”
“I spend so much of my time trying to make complicated things more simple. It looks really simple but it’s actually kind of complicated.”
“A whole new way of thinking about how we deal with infrastructure.”
“When your weekend coding projects are held up by scope creep, you really only have yourself to blame.”
“You do not go farther by tearing others down. It just doesn’t work like that. Build each other up. We get further together.”
You can also overlap elements with CSS Grid.
“Oh the irony of having a dog you name Sudo who doesn’t listen to you.”
Migration from WordPress to JAMstack.
“It might seem from the outside like framework wars are stupid. That’s because they are.”
How SVG can unlock an entire world of building web interfaces.
“Give credit. It’s so simple. It’s very destructive when you don’t, and can open doors when you do.”
“I have a lot of opinions about code. Well, I’ll go into management. At least I’ll probably have less opinions about that. Me, several years later: Oh no.”
“People who put someone down to make themselves look better never really succeed.”
“The folks that bounced due to bad docs, tutorials, and onboarding aren’t telling you. They’re just leaving.”
“The real heroes are the folks who go back to the GitHub issue they filed and post the solution.”
“Some of the most critical jobs are the ones where, if done right, no one knows you did anything at all.”
What it takes to get a developer team to the next level.
“A lot of miscommunication stems from people incorrectly assuming that everyone understands some piece of context. This is where we see docs suffer too.”
“What type of dinosaur do front-end engineers love? The browsaur.”
“I was stuck on a problem and went for a walk, berating myself for procrastinating. Then the answer came to me. How many times do I have to learn this lesson?”