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Karel De Smet

Software Engineer at Mateco. My words are my own, don't blame someone else for them.

Location Belgium Joined Joined onΒ  Personal website https://www.kareldesmet.be github website

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Test Engineer at TVH

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Let's develop a QR Code Generator, part I: basic concepts

Just bumped into this, the series as a whole looks like a rea...

4 Web Design Tips I used in my brand-new website; The four tips you'll want to use.

Nice article! Thanks for sharing that Codepen to create SVGs,...

KAOSS! Fun with Web Audio

Wow, great project! I remember some friends who had a lot of ...

Choosing a static site generator with zero experience

I think Eleventy is a sound choice. I feel it doesn't have th...

I just made my first $1 on the Internet!!! πŸ˜²πŸ’Έ

You're welcome! If you ever need more feedback, feel free to ...

I just made my first $1 on the Internet!!! πŸ˜²πŸ’Έ

If I had a (mainly online) business, I would probably use it ...

I just made my first $1 on the Internet!!! πŸ˜²πŸ’Έ

Nice project man, congrats! I checked out the website and I t...

Frontend Interview Experience at Amazon Germany

To anyone interested into making it at Amazon, one piece of a...

I'm Changing How I Review Code

Great read, thanks for sharing. My personal experience: When ...

Things to watch out for when using HMR with Angular

Great post, just what I was looking for. I'm gonna give HMR a...

The Difference between JavaScript β€œ==” and β€œ===” Comparison Operators

On the topic of "double equal", I tend to agree more with Kyl...

5 Website To Host Your Website For Free

Heroku is great, if you can live with the cold starts which a...

Welcome Thread - v103

Hi Nirmit, welcome! Happy to see that you're looking to contr...

What tech did you use to build your personal website/portfolio? 2020 Edition!

Definitely do! I think most people will be pleased by the sim...

What tech did you use to build your personal website/portfolio? 2020 Edition!

I use Eleventy for my personal website kareldesmet.be and am ...

There's more to life than work/school/career 🌺🌺

Congrats man, this is a very impressive list! You really got ...

Developer world as a woman πŸ‘©β€πŸ’»

The quote in this article might be derived from one of the fo...

MongoDB Atlas Search: Super Simple, Very Powerful

I'd edit this one and make sure the canonical tags are set. B...

MongoDB Atlas Search: Super Simple, Very Powerful

Very interesting to read, thanks for sharing. This has trigge...

What are the worst nightmares for devs? πŸŽƒ

Second that. Don't do it, just don't...

Project Loo: the best time-wasting, amazing, over-engineered project of my life

Brilliant! Sounds like a really fun thing to build on the sid...

Newbie to Full-Stack Developer with The Odin Project

Hi Quinton, First of all, I wanna say good luck on the journ...

What's your 'money best spent' on tech?

Bose Soundlink II, bought them second-hand for €150 over 12 y...

What Makes You a Great Programmer on The Team?

Warren Buffett said that? Geez, this guy is full of surprises...

PublishTo.Dev: Scheduling article publishing on dev.to

I'm excited to test this and figure out how it was set up. Cl...

Best React JS Courses Online[2020]

Nice list, thanks for sharing. Personally, I like Colt Steele...

How I Applied to a Tech Job Using a POST Request

Brilliant. Props to Plaid and thanks for sharing!

6 Transformative Tech Conference Talks

Thanks for sharing. I'm always on the lookout for talks to wa...

I Started Learning 11ty & Liquid, and Built a MVP Blog in the First Week

Good start, thanks for sharing! I can not recommend 11ty enou...

100 Days of CSS Art - Complete! πŸŽ‰

This is amazing! It's wonderful what you can do with a little...

The β€œgood first issue” myth

So recognisable! It's great you brought this up. Lots of peop...

What type of chair do you sit on when coding?

I know the feeling Andrew, same here. It's a nice desk but I ...

A basic JavaScript course is NOT enough - Do these 5 things!

Nice! Would indeed recommend CodeWars although I haven't used...

What are some "classic reads" in programming?

I loved these books to get more in-depth knowledge about Java...

What type of chair do you sit on when coding?

I also use the IKEA Markus atm. Although it's definitely not ...

What I learned in (almost) one year of Open-Source

Nice article, thanks for sharing. It would be great to see a ...

Getting employed as a self-taught developer with no degree, no experience, and no investment!

Thanks for sharing Yavor. That Medium article seems like a ni...

πŸš€πŸš€10 sites or apps that can make your frontend development to pro* level

Thanks for this. I'm absolutely loving that shape divider!

Practical tips on writing API Tests with Postman

Not necessarily a skill but what I feel is very emphasized in...

Laying down the foundations for automated UI testing

Hi, You're right, my mistake. It seemed like a reasonably obj...

Three months ago i began a journey on helping restaurants...

Really nice man! Great to see people helping out by doing wha...

6 JavaScript console methods like Taylor Swift folklore lyrics

Entertaining read, thanks! I guess most people know about con...

Practical tips on writing API Tests with Postman

Hi Ashley, I'm using a Postman a lot in my current day job, b...

What was your win this week?

Haha, brilliant! :)

How my dev tool made $10,041 in 4 days

Congrats Gabe and thanks for sharing your story. It seems sim...

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