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The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week

Every Monday 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. ❤️

1. Three Tips For Making Money With Side Projects

Courtland provides helpful tips for beginners looking to make some cash from a side project or business.

2. Illustrated Intro to CSS Grid 🎨

Mustapha offers a detailed walkthrough of the basics of CSS grid properties — illustrations included.

3. How to Write Good Unit Tests

In this detailed step-by-step tutorial, Elena shows us how to write good unit tests.

4. Job Searching for Web Devs

Need help with your job search? Nicole's tips apply to beginners looking for a career in web dev, but should be applicable to most everyone else as well!

5. What NOT to Do in React

Alex lists out some of the most common React mistakes and what to do in each situation.

6. Setting the Bar Too High

Yaser shares their recent experience of applying for a new job which had particularly unrealistic expectations of its applicants.

7. The Different Methods of Pair Programming

Ever wonder about the different approaches to pair programming? Bob walks us through these patterns to reveal different perks for each and good all-around tips for pairing.

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!

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Good job guys ! Hope to be on the list too next week ! xD

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Ashvin Kumar Suthar