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What was your win this week?

graciegregory profile image Gracie Gregory (she/her) ・1 min read

Hey there!

Looking back on your week β€” what was something you're proud of?

All wins count β€” big or small πŸŽ‰

Examples of 'wins' include:

  • Starting a new project
  • Fixing a tricky bug
  • Finding some signs of Spring ... or whatever else might spark joy ❀️

Happy Weekend!

Spongebob sleeping

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Bobby Iliev

Got my first GitHub sponsor πŸŽ‰

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Offline Programmer

I got my 2nd Pfizer shot

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Nefomemes

Good!

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Amelia Vieira Rosado

Let's see...This week was great for me!

  • I made progress on a small game I'm working on (college stuffs) πŸ•Ή
  • I got my 4 week streak shiny badge. Consistency for the win! 😁
  • My posts on productivity did really well too 😊 (Feel free to check them out, no pressure)
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Thu Htet Tun

Good to know Amelia

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Raphael Jambalos

I survived this week! There were so many meetings this week because of the long holiday in my country last week. But I'm glad its finally the weekend!

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Amelia Vieira Rosado

Kudos on surviving! 😁 πŸ‘πŸ»

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Gedalya Krycer • Edited

I finished reading the Basecamp Shape Up book. Blown away by how this methodology helps teams effectively build projects.

Next week’s goal is to write a summary post on my favorite things it teaches. πŸ‘πŸΌ

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Estee Tey

look forward to reading this!

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Idris Rampurawala

Recently, while working on one of my tasks to process a very large AWS S3 file, I came across this really good AWS S3 select feature. This helped me accomplish my task and decided to share my learnings with the community 😁

Hope the community finds it an interesting read πŸ™

P.S. Publishing a new post on dev.to is always a big win for me 🀭

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JΓ©rΓ©mie Astor

For reasons beyond my grasp, I (and my language) was praised for my programming skills quite a few times this week.

This is surprising because it don't really see myself as a programmer, rather as a beginner.

But I have to admit it made me happy and felt like a win πŸ˜„

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Thu Htet Tun

For this week day,
I worked for Office's HR application development (done 3 solid backend pages)
I made awesome video content for my YouTube Channel.
(youtube.com/watch?v=60nn5OECvF4&t=2s)
I created new article on dev.to (also spend some time)
I watched anime movie (called Hello world) you should watch too.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hello_World_...

For this weekend,
I will try something new, haha

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Maksudul Haque • Edited

I finished building a GitHub Action that updates other GitHub Action Versions in a repository, kinda like Dependabot but for GitHub Actions

GitHub repository:

GitHub logo saadmk11 / github-actions-version-updater

GitHub Actions Version Updater Updates All GitHub Action Versions in a Repository and Creates a Pull Request with the Changes.

GitHub Actions Version Updater

GitHub release (latest by date) GitHub GitHub Marketplace GitHub stars GitHub Workflow Status

GitHub Actions Version Updater is GitHub Action that is used to update other GitHub Actions in a Repository and create a pull request with the updates. It is an automated dependency updater similar to GitHub's Dependabot but for GitHub Actions.

How Does It Work:

  • GitHub Actions Version Updater first goes through all the workflows in a repository and checks for updates for each of the action used in those workflows.

  • If an update is found and if that action is not ignored then the workflows are updated with the latest release of the action being used.

  • If at least one workflow file is updated then a new branch is created with the changes and pushed to GitHub.

  • Finally, a pull request is created with the newly created branch.

Usage:

We recommend running this action on a schedule event or a workflow_dispatch event.

To integrate GitHub…

Dev.to post:

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Mohamed Afzal Mulla

Built a file upload component using react, File web browser api, and azure functions to uploaded a CSV with 160k rows in 3 seconds. Mind blown for me. Great week!

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Abhinav Pandey
  1. Got promoted.
  2. Got my parents vaccinated.
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Estee Tey

Congratulations on the promotion!! and yes stay safe!

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Alex Theobold

Squashed not one, but two horrible bugs that had been haunting me for a while.

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Estee Tey • Edited

I'm pretty new to writing articles so I'm feeling encouraged to see that the article I wrote this week was useful to more people than I expected!

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Prakhar Yadav

Completed a book: The Subtle Art of not giving a F@#k
That makes 2 books in 3 months.
It's tough to take out time when you're mostly busy in full time job. And that funnily makes it even more important to take some time for yourself and do things you love.

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Matthieu Cneude

I began the first draft of my new book, Soft Skills for Developers :)
I put online the landing page too: thesoftskills.dev

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🐀πŸ₯‡ Jasper de Jager

Got two badges!
4 week streak and fab5

😊😊😊😊

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Bernard Baker

Landed a new client.

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Heru Hartanto
  • got 1st podium in formula one 2017 game for the first time 🏎
  • cut my hair after 6 month πŸ’‡β€β™‚οΈ
  • write an article about react at dev.to
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Nald Dev • Edited

Got my college tasks done and finally found ambition back to share knowledge with others.

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Leon

I started writing this week and putting myself out there, this is a huge thing for me! and I don't know how it will go!

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michael-andreuzza

I finally made a VS Code theme. Been wanting to do it for long.

marketplace.visualstudio.com/items...

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Mike Bybee

This LinkedIn post:

Don't take any guff from these swine

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Tetri Mesquita

I've just started studying AWS for personal projects and this blown my mind.

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lepinekong

Get WebpackHTMLPlugin output multiple html files needed in my figma plugin.

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Leeeooo19888

Great !!!

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Eddie Hale

I had a couple of wins!

  • Successfully setup my first bulk data loading/export process with Snowflake
  • New deadlift PR @ 6 reps
  • FINALLY hit a Fade rather than slice with my driver while golfing
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Hossein Molavi

This week I learned a lot more about node js, how to work with multiple connections, new architecture, ...
And learned how to stick to my new routine

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Raghav Yadav

Talking about wins,
I made a jQuery like library and it's called hash.js
Here => GitHub.com/netopa/hash.js/

And I killed markdown

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simpleAdam

pluralsight is free this month (apparently). Only just noticed.

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17lwinn

I had this idea that I wanted to accomplish in Django- after looking at GitHub I finally found a project that I could use as a base and it's looking great so far!