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re: 🕵️‍♀️What does your home office look like? 🕵️
A tiny desk in the corner of a box room that is slowly bein...
re: How do you promote your personal sites?
I’ve found writing blog posts on my own site then putting t...
re: Does blogging really help your career?
Maybe not blog posts specifically, but I’ve been told by pe...
re: You Probably Don't Need A Front End Framework
I regret that I didn't appreciate server rendering or use ...
re: Your first coding job: a Wordpress site. How to manage that?
Great article. Some great advice to copy everything locally...
re: My love-hate relationship with side-projects
This all sounds very familiar. In the end I decided to only...
re: What is your favorite conference and why?
I’ve only been to a couple but they were both good because ...
re: Teaching Kids to Code
I bought my daughter a microbit to do some coding exercises...
re: To do or not to do, whats more good of a practice.
You could use an auditing package to keep track of changes ...
re: What's the deal with RSS feeds?
That’s a great example of using RSS feeds. It will be inter...
re: What was your win this week?
Learning about data providers in php unit tests. Making my ...
re: What's the deal with RSS feeds?
Sounds like there are still specific use cases for RSS, jus...
re: What's the deal with RSS feeds?
I was looking for articles about rss and they all seemed to...
re: What's the deal with RSS feeds?
I agree, I also find myself looking through different socia...
re: Which types of loops are most popular in the programming languages you use?
I always used to use foreach in php, but now I’ve swapped t...
re: Wanted: JavaScript Book Recommendations
I second the “you don’t know JS” series. I got it on kindle...
re: What sport/physical activity would you recommend to someone who's not super sporty by nature?
I used to use Zwift (indoor cycling). It’s like playing a v...
re: How is your portfolio built?
Thanks. After looking at others sites I’m thinking about ex...
re: How is your portfolio built?
Nice looking site! I use Jekyll for mine. It went through...
re: What does PHP stand for?
The p in php stands for php 🤯
re: Sometimes when I'm writing Javascript I want to throw up my hands and say "this is bullshit!"....
Some jokes are all about context
re: How I Started Existing on the Internet
Great post. Very informative. Just make sure you give yours...
re: What time of day are you most productive?
When I’m asleep...
re: Using the unique validation rule in a Laravel Form Request
In a separate form request class you can also add authorisa...
re: Why do recruiters hide the name of the company? 🤷‍♂️
Very true. A lot of agencies get more commission once the e...
re: How old were you when you wrote your first line of code?
Does writing a sentence with the format ‘if this then that’...
re: What's the best career advice you can give in ten words or less?
Drink less coffee, drink more water
re: What was the config of your first computer?
I’m pretty sure it booted dos from a floppy disk and had a ...
re: What's your commute like?
I’ve actually written an article about that
re: What advice would you give someone looking to use their keyboard more and their mouse less?
In PHPStorm I’ve started using double shift to search every...
re: How long did it take you to get comfortable with the command line?
Good question. I think I started with NPM on the command li...
re: Good things happen to those that blog
Nice article. I’ve been blogging for a few years and what s...
re: Do I Need A Computer Science Degree To Get A Job In Tech?
I completely agree about being eager to learn. I have a deg...
re: Someone could help me about calculations in blade views?
There might be a collection method you could use on your mo...
re: Which 2018 Mac is best for web development?
I bought a 4K iMac about 4 years ago and it was getting rea...
re: What do you do when you don't feel productive
Eventually you get used to it... 🤣 I think everyone has th...
re: Advice for (first time) remote workers
I work from home one day a week and I find it helps me focu...
re: Ship it like Honeybadger
I love your mentality. It’s so easy to bury yourself under ...
re: What are your favorite programming metaphors for non-technical folks?
PICNIC - Problem In Chair, Not In Computer
re: Let CSS frameworks empower you, not control you
Some sites have a very bootstrap feel to them, which is fin...
re: Styling list bullets with emoji
Interesting article! I’ve used font awesome icons to replac...
re: Show Me Your Portfolio!
Thanks for the feedback! Yeah, you can only buy the kindl...
re: Show Me Your Portfolio!
Why not, here you go csrhymes.com
re: What PC would you buy as a new dev now?
I would always buy a Mac for a DEV machine, but the spec an...
re: Personal Blogs: Don't Call it a comeback!
I completely agree with you about static site generators fo...
re: Embed Your Latest DEV Posts Anywhere 💌
Nice. It would be good to ask for posts pre sorted from the...
re: Project Politics or How to Pass your Proposal through Management
Nice article. Politics sometimes gets involved just because...
re: 3 simple tips to improve your Laravel code today
I understand this is for demonstrating the power of collect...
re: 4 Tips For Workplace Pranks
I once plugged another keyboard in to someone’s computer an...
re: Show off your first app!
I remember using yahoo geo cities to build a site many year...
re: Show off your first app!
A few years ago I wanted to learn more about angular so I b...
re: VueJS: The Golidilocks of JS Frameworks?
I really like vue single file components where you can put ...
re: What's your desk setup?
Nice article. I won’t share my desk setup as it’s simply a ...
re: Anecdotes
A lecturer told me a story once about him trying to compile...
re: What If Drivers Were Hired Like Programmers
And must have won the triple crown, twice...
re: App-ideas Github Repository
I really like this idea! Sometimes the best way to learn is...
re: The Internet Lottery™ for content creators
Great article! I joined DEV.to a couple of months ago and ...
re: Is web development just copying and pasting?
I like that bricks and mortar analogy. You can use a framew...
re: State of Markdown Editors 2019
If your markdown files are in a repo on github you can try ...
re: How I increased my productivity using dotfiles [updated]
Really good idea! I used to use something similar where I ...
re: What certifications have served you best in your development career?
I have been developing since 2005 and have no web dev certi...
re: Five Things to Consider for a Fresh Laravel Project
Some great tips. Thanks for sharing. I’ve never really cons...
re: 80 Characters per Line Is a Standard Worth Sticking to Even Today
I wish my work monitor was 1080px wide. Probably why I pref...
re: 6 Mistakes You Might Be Making As A New Web Developer & How To Avoid Them
Maybe sometimes it’s ok to rely on jQuery and a framework a...
re: Where is the best place to put your project documentation?
I hadn’t heard of docasaurus before. I’ll check it out!
re: Where is the best place to put your project documentation?
Good point! It’s always important to keep documentation up ...
re: Where is the best place to put your project documentation?
Great idea to put everything in one place. Much better than...
re: The staggering difficulty of being a solo developer
There’s the old saying, don’t be the smartest person in the...
re: How do you take breaks throughout the day?
I initially misread this, thinking you have lunch as many t...
re: How do you take breaks throughout the day?
I have a Fitbit which has an activity reminder if you don’t...
re: Open question. Is it really possible to keep a big project code clean?
When using PHP, I consider how I can split a large codebase...
re: Moving Away from AMPPS for Local Dev
Have you considered Laravel Homestead? It uses vagrant inst...
re: The power of mini habits
It so true. People want instant results and get fed up if t...
re: How I Manage My Time At Work
Maybe ask about working from home one day a week. Some peop...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
There are massive differences between individual IDEs. I’ve...
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