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The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week

Every Tuesday we round up the previous week's top posts based on traffic, engagement, and a hint of editorial curation. The typical week starts on Monday and ends on Sunday, but don't worry, we take into account posts that are published later in the week. ❤️

From Windows to Arch Linux

Considering a switch to Linux? 🤔 @mauro_codes walks us through their decision to move from Windows to Arch Linux, providing some helpful tips and tool recommendations along the way.

Kickin' the Habits

In this post, @lizlaffitte lists out 5 common web dev practices that should be tossed to the curb, which also led to some excellent discussion amongst folks in the comments section.

Graduating Bootcamp and on to Google

Wanna hear a super fun career success story? @sylviapap walks us through their journey from graduating coding bootcamp to getting a job at Google in just over a year's time. 🙌

How to Apply Colors 🎨

Learn by doing in @georgedoescode's in-depth beginner's tutorial on applying color in UI design. It's awesome! 🌈

Check "This" Out

Think you know "this" in JavaScript? @anmshpndy walks us through how "this" works in different contexts to help better our understanding.

Keep Kindness in Mind

@nocnica provides excellent guidance for how to be kind and more empathetic to trans people. Read through these tips and share the love. ❤️

Figma Is Your Friend

From first steps to creating branded slides, @dawntraoz shows off how they're using Figma in their workflow as a front-end dev.

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

Top comments (8)

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Michael Tharrington

Kudos to the top posters this week...

Thank you all for sharing such awesome posts! ❤️

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Alba Silvente Fuentes

Ahhhhh what a good news!! Thanks a lot 😍

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Alex Georgiev

Kudos to all authors, great posts!

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Mauro Garcia

Thanks, Michael! And to everyone who shared fantastic recommendations on my post. Best community ever!

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Animesh Pandey

Thank you so much for the mention, Michael! :)

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Animesh Pandey

Thank you so much!

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George Francis

Ah! Thank you! 💛

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Every week I get this top in my newsletter, I read it and I think, next time I'll be there!