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Chris Blakely

Self-taught frontend developer turned Lead UI developer. Creating articles, tutorials and videos aimed at beginners. Come say hi @ www.jschris.com


Senior Frontend Developer

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I'm looking for work!

10 tips to start building your own projects and break out of "Tutorial Hell"

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What is Reacts useState hook? 4 common examples you'll need to know

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Fast track your React learning with these 12 Tips!

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Heres a React Project you can build today. Starter code, tips, challenges to try & video walkthrough!

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Let's build a contact list using React Hooks, function components, and a real API

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Let's build a basic calculator using flexbox and vanilla JavaScript

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Ace your first year in the job as a junior developer with this advice

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Avoiding burnout: Simple tips to stay fresh and motivated

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Here's how to build your own projects from scratch

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