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Gracie Gregory (she/her) for The DEV Team

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What was your win this week?

Cheers to the weekend!

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

All wins count โ€” big or small ๐ŸŽ‰

Examples of 'wins' include:

  • Completing Hacktoberfest!
  • Starting a new project
  • Fixing a tricky bug
  • Prioritizing rest and exercise...or whatever else that may spark joy ๐Ÿ˜„

Happy Friday!

Halloween Dance

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Michael Tharrington (he/him)

Had a eureka! moment earlier as to how I'm going to COVID-safe my house for trick-or-treaters...

It involves puppeteering a mechanical arm from behind a super creepy looking horned figure, that my wife and I made from a decorative mask, some tattered cloth, and her sewing mannequin.

horned figure peering creepily out the window of the front of my house

No mechanical arm in that photo, but you get the picture. We're going to open the window โ˜๏ธ and have this creep hand out candy on our behalf.

I love Halloween! ๐ŸŽƒ

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jmau111โญ

I've started to run a11y tests before any build/deploy, I do care about a11y, but I still got a lot to learn in that area.

It's not bullet proof, but it's a start.

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Andreas Sander

@Julien That's exactly the right approach to it.

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Goldy Mariz Lunesa (@gmlunesa)

I had a lot of firsts this week! ๐ŸŽ‰

I released my first ever Gatsby starter and wrote my first ever article at Dev!

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Doaa Mahely

Had a much needed 3-day weekend to rest up ๐Ÿ’†โ€โ™€๏ธ and I finished my yearly Goodreads reading challenge ๐Ÿฅณ

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Liliia Pelypenko

Great job!

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Doaa Mahely

Thank you ๐Ÿ˜Š

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Thomas Bnt • Edited on

Of course, completed my third year of Hacktoberfest ๐Ÿ˜„๐ŸŽˆ
And I continued my website under NuxtJS.

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amananandrai

This week I completed 1k reactions on my DEV posts and 30k+ views. It has been a wonderful journey writing on DEV as it has helped me in understanding the concepts better.

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Jean-Michel Fayard ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ด

I got two nice milestones on my DEV dashboard : 2k reactions and 100k views. Gives me motivation to reach 50 published articles - 2 more to go.

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Dharmen Shah

I created a CSS called Keyboard CSS. You can use it to showcase your keyboard shortcuts... ๐Ÿ˜Š

Repo: github.com/shhdharmen/keyboard-css
NPM: npmjs.com/package/keyboard-css
Website: shhdharmen.github.io/keyboard-css/

GitHub logo shhdharmen / keyboard-css

Show off your keyboard shortcuts with style ๐Ÿฆ„.

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Show off your keyboard shortcuts with style ๐Ÿฆ„.

Keyboard CSS Demo

Keyboard CSS

Keyboard CSS is a library of ready-to-use, cross-browser compatible keyboard like button UI for use in your web projects. Great for showing off your keyboard shortcuts.

npm GitHub license Commitizen friendly code style: prettier semantic-release

Table of Contents

Installation

Add it directly to your webpage using a link tag, thanks to unpkg.com:

<link rel="stylesheet" href="https://unpkg.com/keyboard-css@1.2.4/dist/css/main.min.css" />
Enter fullscreen mode Exit fullscreen mode

or install it with npm:

npm i keyboard-css
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with yarn:

yarn add keyboard-css
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Usage

According to W3C, the kbd element represents user input (typically keyboard input, although it may also be used to represent other input, such asโ€ฆ

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Rutam Prita Mishra

Well, today I had my review period completed, and boom! I completed my first ever Hacktoberfest 2020 ๐Ÿค˜๐Ÿค˜๐Ÿค˜
Looking forward to doing this every year from now on.

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K (he/him)

Got a new customer, yo!

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Stephen Solka

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Adrian Bece • Edited on

Wrote a small Helloween-themed CSS snippet. I wanted to do something like this, but I lacked the inspiration.

I'm really how it turned out. I'm currently reading Lovecraft's stories and I've decided to go along with the theme and create something based on Lovecraft's work.

Enjoy at your own peril. See if you dare link the Tome Of Darkness to your mortal soul.

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Jatin Rao

I completed my first ever hacktoberfest ๐ŸŽ‰

It was really an amazing experience & I am looking forward to contributing more in the coming time ๐Ÿ’ช

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Prakhar Yadav

Well, I had a few tiny wins.

  • completed a research paper on Video Recommendation Systems.
  • started paying attention towards my physical health. Exercising daily and taking adequate rest.
  • trying not to get over stressed by the plenty work at hand. Just doing little bit at a time.

So... cheers ๐Ÿป

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Brian H. Hough

I contributed 4+ PRs for Hacktoberfest ๐ŸŽƒ and earned the One Year Club badge for being a part of the DEV Community for at least one year. ๐Ÿ™Œ

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Vicente Reyes • Edited on
  • A much awaited release of our songs on all music platforms, 8 years after recording it and 15 years(i think) after being in this band. I play the lead guitar. This has 2 filipino songs and 2 english songs.

  • Started building the mailing list for the community im building
    mailchi.mp/92bc4c3eda83/newsletter...

  • Was granted by the Department of Science and Technology a Scholarship Grant on Coursera

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