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The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week

peter profile image Peter Kim Frank ・2 min read

1. "Beginner" ➡️ "Hazard" ➡️ "Expert"

Jan drops some wisdom and perspective about the different "stages" of being a developer. The phrase "I know enough to know I don't know enough" comes to mind.

2. Teaching Functional Programming 💡🌎

Ed describes two big-picture approaches to teaching functional programming: using History, and using Philosophy.

3. 🙈 Things no one told me 🙈

There's a big difference between "programming" and being a professional software engineer. Ana kicks off a discussion with 20 observations.

4. 🚀 Gitote is live! 🚀

A very cool #showdev, announcing the launch of Gitote — an open-source alternative to GitHub, GitLab, Bitbucket, and others.

5. 📜 The Unix Way 📜

Amidst all of the great Vim tutorials, David shares some great context about Unix. Vim is powerful because it's already tightly integrated with Unix tooling.

6. 🔬 Exploring Vim 🔬

Speaking of great Vim tutorials and introductions, don't miss this article which provides some great background and offers a taste of Vim.

7. PHP Resources on DEV 🏗✅🚥🔒🛠

Spanning tooling, security, bootstrapping, quality, clean code, testing, and DEV members to follow, this is a great PHP-focused roundup.

That's it for our weekly wrap up! Keep an eye on dev.to this week for daily content and discussions...and if you miss anything, we'll be sure to recap it next Monday!


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Boris Jamot ✊ /

Thank you for puting my post in the weekly list, but the ones to be congratuled are the authors of the articles I've put in my list.

So happy to be there in a list containing 2 posts about vim!


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Ben Sinclair

You're just so very meta!

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Joe Hobot

Nice list!

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