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The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week

jess profile image Jess Lee (she/her) ・2 min read

This is a round up of last 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. Starting From Zero

Ali explains what computers are and teaches us some programming fundamentals. This is the perfect post to forward to all your friends Interested In Programming or anyone who is curious about what programmers do!

2. "Dust Off Your Ternary Expressions"

Andrew shares a collection of terse solutions -- which is your favorite?!

3. Story Time

Nikita shares their approach to writing user stories. Their post discusses everything from the default user story format to behavior driven development to how it all ties together with tests, source code, and documentation.

4. Secure Your Server

Vitaliy's server was hacked. In this post, they share what they did to research, clean, and secure their server.

5. Simple To Start

All you need to know to get started with Cube.js, an open source framework for building analytical web applications.

6. Git Mastery

Fifteen git tricks that'll help you along your coding journey. Did you know all of these?!

7. Freebies

Who doesn't love a good listicle? Sarthak shares a list of awesome dev resources they've discovered in the past month.

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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Vitali Pomanitski

Jesse, you should try doing The Most Unpopular Posts from the past week next time April 1 comes around.

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Manpreet virk

Hey vitali! No doubt this is a fantastic idea 😁 I already started series "Underrated Articles on dev.to Last Week". You can check it out here!
underrated Articles on dev.to

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Andrew Healey

Thanks Jess! I’ve always loved these curated posts 🙏