DEV Community ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป

DEV Community ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป is a community of 967,611 amazing developers

We're a place where coders share, stay up-to-date and grow their careers.

Create account Log in
Cover image for What was your win this week?
Gracie Gregory (she/her) for The DEV Team

Posted on

What was your win this week?

We've nearly made it through another week!

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:

  • Starting a new project
  • Landing a new job
  • Getting a new game... or whatever else might spark joy โค๏ธ

Happy Friday!

Friday

Top comments (52)

Collapse
 
gaous profile image
Gaous Muhammad Saklaen

I was so exited that I accidentally commented in another post thinking that post was this... Lol.
Here's the original comment:
I finally saw +1 downloads ( haha... ) in google play for my first android application about food recipes that I created last month.
If you want to have a look the application I created, here's the link:
play.google.com/store/apps/details...

Collapse
 
real_rijin profile image
Rijin Reji Thomas

Try using Flutter.

Collapse
 
gaous profile image
Gaous Muhammad Saklaen

I am learning new techs everyday and Flutter is also in my waiting list. I will surely try. Thank you for your recommendation.

Collapse
 
graciegregory profile image
Gracie Gregory (she/her) Author

Awesome!

Collapse
 
thomasbnt profile image
Thomas Bnt

I've got a new joooob and a new website to build for a enterprise ๐Ÿ˜„โ˜•

Collapse
 
ben profile image
Ben Halpern

Big news!

Collapse
 
thomasbnt profile image
Thomas Bnt

Yeah ๐Ÿ˜„๐ŸŽ‰

Collapse
 
graciegregory profile image
Gracie Gregory (she/her) Author

Nice!

Collapse
 
thomasbnt profile image
Thomas Bnt

I'm super happy ๐Ÿ˜„

Collapse
 
gaous profile image
Gaous Muhammad Saklaen

congrats!!

Collapse
 
thomasbnt profile image
Thomas Bnt

Thaaaaanks!

Collapse
 
jennrmillerdev profile image
Jen Miller

Was helping a friend study for their interview so we decided to take the notes and covert into a 3 min short video. It was fun!

Collapse
 
ben profile image
Ben Halpern

Cool creation!

Collapse
 
jennrmillerdev profile image
Jen Miller

thanks!

Collapse
 
22mahmoud profile image
Mahmoud Ashraf • Edited on

I got a job offer.

Collapse
 
ben profile image
Ben Halpern

Hell yeah!

Collapse
 
moopet profile image
Ben Sinclair

I got myself a new keyboard off ebay. And I love it!

Collapse
 
ben profile image
Ben Halpern

Link?

Collapse
 
moopet profile image
Ben Sinclair

small mechanical keyboard with RGB backlights

I got one with blue switches (because I like blue switches).

Drevo Calubur V2 Pro

Thread Thread
 
moopet profile image
Ben Sinclair • Edited on

Actually I'll break it down:

Things I like:

  • Feels great
  • has arrows and page-up/down keys and stuff even though it's almost a 60% size
  • Magnetic feet! I always end up snapping the plastic flip-out feet keyboards have so this is really useful
  • Slightly-recessed USB-C connector.
  • Multiple bluetooth profiles
  • Software for configuration is very easy to use
  • ISO UK layout - you wouldn't believe how hard this is to find in RGB keyboards that get more than 1-star reviews

Things I don't like:

  • I see strobing effects with the lights - but that's true with most LED stuff, I just have sensitive side vision.
  • ABS keycaps will go shiny with time
  • Spacebar is a little loud.
  • Can't set the colour of individual keys separately
Thread Thread
 
michaeltharrington profile image
Michael Tharrington (he/him)

That's a seriously sweet keyboard!

As someone who is also working with a loud spacebar, I feel ya. I kinda got loud keys in general. But the click is so satisfying.

Collapse
 
nicolasini profile image
Nico S___

I resigned and signed a new job offer. Thought the next few weeks will be hard, itโ€™s overall a great relief and a bright outlook for the future

Collapse
 
jennrmillerdev profile image
Jen Miller

yeah i know what you mean by 'relief'

Collapse
 
scrabill profile image
Shannon Crabill
  • Submitted my self-eval for work
  • Took another PTO day
  • Submitted a working Advent of Code solution for the first time in a week
Collapse
 
ben profile image
Ben Halpern

Awesome

Collapse
 
dansilcox profile image
Dan Silcox

Gave a demo at the company end of sprint demo, and then posted about giving demos!

Collapse
 
graciegregory profile image
Gracie Gregory (she/her) Author

There are some great suggestions in your posts. Thanks for sharing!

Collapse
 
dansilcox profile image
Dan Silcox

Thanks for the feedback, much appreciated :)

Collapse
 
debugagrawal profile image
Deepak Vijay Agrawal • Edited on

This week was best for me as I participated in a hackathon for the first time ๐Ÿฅณ๐Ÿš€

MLH Who Done It Hacks? ๐Ÿ•ต๏ธโ€โ™‚๏ธ organized by MLH local host it was a great experience meeting new people learning new stuff and build something cool ๐Ÿค“๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป๐ŸŽˆ


Here is what I created along with my friend :


"221B-There's only one path"

A thriller mystery game where you have to find hidden clues and messages in each level and try to decrypt them to move to next level

Due to this amazing experience :

  • Learnt how to create mystery game.
  • Learnt how to host a website on using a domain rather that Github pages
  • Got to know how to use Devpost.

Let let fun begin ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿš€๐Ÿ•ต๏ธโ€โ™‚๏ธ


The official Website : sherlockinneedofdetective.co

The Devpost : 221B There's only one path

The GitHub Repo : DebugAgrawal/221B

Collapse
 
frankfont profile image
Frank Font

Made a post on dev.to so there's that.

Collapse
 
ben profile image
Ben Halpern

That's good.

Collapse
 
crimsonmed profile image
Mรฉdรฉric Burlet
Collapse
 
destro_mas profile image
Shahjada Talukdar

Posted a video on my YouTube Channel ๐ŸŽฏ

ngrok - Expose Your LOCAL WEB Server to PUBLIC Internet (complete guide)

Collapse
 
bernardbaker profile image
Bernard Baker

I use ngrok.

Collapse
 
atulcodex profile image
๐Ÿšฉ Atul Prajapati ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ณ

Hey @graciegregory Today I am so excited to say that I have launched my second portfolio site and anyone can download it for free ๐Ÿ’

I request you guy's, please follow the link and share your review and any idea or anything about my work. I love to hear from you ๐Ÿ’‹

Check out the live demo ๐Ÿ‘‰ View now

Download for Free ๐Ÿ˜Ž ๐Ÿ‘‰ Download

Collapse
 
codefinity profile image
Manav Misra

Build a 'starter template repo' to start getting into TypeScript. dev.to/codefinity/node-noob-starte...

Collapse
 
liyasthomas profile image
Liyas Thomas
Collapse
 
bernardbaker profile image
Bernard Baker

I just had a look. It works really well.

๐ŸŒš Browsing with dark mode makes you a better developer.

It's a scientific fact.