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Interactive Media Designer specializing in Front End Development and UX/UI Design.

Location Ontario Joined Joined on  Personal website www.sharkiecreates.ca twitter website

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Comments Are The Only "Code Smell"

Back in college, I had one prof who told us to comment EVERYT...

Meditation 🧘🏻‍♂️ and Programming 👨🏻‍💻.

Meditation is soooo beneficial, in so many ways! I've been tr...

If you fantasize about quitting dev, what you have in mind to do?

I'd LOVE to run a little bookstore. It's like a secret dream ...

What is your fitness routine?

Recently the most I've been doing is ~1 hour long workout on ...

Music or No music while coding?

I need music to focus at all, sitting in silence is sooo much...

What are the big differences between working for a "tech company" and being a dev for a "non-tech company"

I've worked in exclusively non-tech companies so far, and it'...

What are some of the coolest things you've made using *just* HTML or CSS?

This super cool pixel dragon! Took ages, but I had so much fu...

What are some of the coolest things you've made using *just* HTML or CSS?

That black hole is amazing! Also I might know where that Tra...

The only productivity advice you need: The two-day rule

I've never actually heard of the two day rule before, but I l...

Is DEV skewed to web-dev mainly? Are you in for something else?

Definitely very webdev focused, but I would love to see oth...

The Heartbreaks of Interviewing During COVID19

The job search can be so, so frustrating at the best of tim...

What non-coding skills do you want to learn next?

I'd love to get an actual feel for social media analytics a...

What non-coding skills do you want to learn next?

One I've been meaning to learn is Digital Markering, which ...

And Despite It All, Shayna Coded

"Divine developer devotion" I like the sound of that. He ...

And Despite It All, Shayna Coded

Exactly! Just gotta keep working towards it. ❤

Nevertheless, Ali Coded

The tech world needed something like this. ❤ Thank you for...

What effect is the Coronavirus having on your work life and personal life?

Honestly, I'm not worried. I live in middle-of-nowhere Onta...

That's it! That's The Tweet! Send!!

Exactly! You can make Twitter be whatever you want, and app...

That's it! That's The Tweet! Send!!

Everyone: "twitter is horrible, it's a cesspool, who even u...

Just a Big Tech Girl, Working in a Low Tech Business

I'll yell it from the rooftops if I have to. 😂

Just a Big Tech Girl, Working in a Low Tech Business

Now that's the right way to think of it!

Just a Big Tech Girl, Working in a Low Tech Business

Honestly, can we? Every time I get one of those requests I ju...

Just a Big Tech Girl, Working in a Low Tech Business

Thanks! I was hoping it'd be a nice fun post for a dull Tue...

Just a Big Tech Girl, Working in a Low Tech Business

But hey, once I get there I'll have plenty of the skills fo...

Just a Big Tech Girl, Working in a Low Tech Business

I wouldn't technically be against being a manager, and tbh ...

Just a Big Tech Girl, Working in a Low Tech Business

I thought it was worth the risk to be funny. 😂

Just a Big Tech Girl, Working in a Low Tech Business

That was the goal, thanks for reading!

My Favorite Code Conference

Can't make it this year, but maybe 2021 will be the year I ...

A day in the life: how a frontend developer solves a "simple" bug

When something like this happens and takes up ~an entire da...

The state of web development on mobile

Awesome article! I've been on the lookout for some good mob...

Top 3 Tools For Boosting Your Productivity

I'm still trying to figure out the best way to organize mys...

Small tip on how to get your article covered on dev.to

Ahh, the secrets of the Dev Community, unleashed. 😂 Jokes ...

Flexin' like a Muscle - Advanced Flexbox

Yaaasssssss that's great, thank you!! I had my own code I w...

Flexin' like a Muscle - Advanced Flexbox

Oooo that's great, thanks for sharing it!

Flexin' like a Muscle - Advanced Flexbox

Yeah, I'm just digging into Flexbox myself and flex-basis s...

The DEV Team Just Got Bigger!

Ahhhh I'm always so happy when I see new people join the DE...

Will you write code after you retire? How will your relationship with our craft change?

For real though.

Thinking On Paper

I always need a notebook with me to jot the littlest things...

What is the most overworked you've ever been?

For me, college was 100% the most overworked I've been. We...

What changes are you making in 2020?

Heck yes we can!!!

What changes are you making in 2020?

Oh I'm just being a bit dramatic. I truly love it, but some...

What changes are you making in 2020?

I'm always so tired after work, I have a really hard time k...

Is it important to have hobbies outside of coding?

100% it's important! You need to have SOMETHING to get your...

How to Design and Code a Personal Website

I'm solely blaming this post for making me want to redesign...

The Long and Short of CSS Flexbox Container Properties

There is a very good chance of that, but I won't say for de...

The Long and Short of CSS Flexbox Container Properties

Aww thank you! I was actually digging into the more comple...

The Long and Short of CSS Flexbox Container Properties

My reasoning behind this article was to really drill the pr...

Quick question: "How did you learn to code?"

Go for it! It just makes things better.

Quick question: "How did you learn to code?"

So me and science don't mix (not computer science, but like...

What non-dev IT jobs have you had?

Apparently, retail marketing is my JAM. Currently I'm basi...

What's Your Internet Speed?

I have 2.5mgbs on a GOOD day. Most of the time it hangs bet...

How often do you clean your screen/keyboard?

Wait your supposed to... clean... it? Huh.

Gimme your best Tech book recs!

Added to the list, thanks!

Gimme your best Tech book recs!

Yeah, I'm always reading something tech-related online, but...

Gimme your best Tech book recs!

That sounds great, thanks! I'm always up for a little bit o...

Gimme your best Tech book recs!

Ooo the more I look into it, the more I like the sound of i...

Bulma - The Most Underrated Framework of the CSS Framework Era

Bulma has always been at the edge of my mind, but I've neve...

Why Accessibility is Important to Me

This is a great article! Reading the path you took to becom...

6 Ways to Help Keep You Going When Working on JavaScript Projects

Another benefit of drinking lots of water - it gets you out...

Learning from the Past: History Time! #2

That's the goal! Also to get some use out of these darn tex...

Learning from the Past: History Time! #2

I'm lazy too, I totally understand! Thank you for reading...

Dynamizing your webite with CSS animations

Yes, yes, yes, YES. CSS animations are unsung heroes, and c...

Manipulate text like a boss

Whenever I tell people I almost never use my mouse, I alway...

Learning from the Past: The Internet Guide to New Users #1

I'm a dramatic person, I like making everything sound like ...

Learning from the Past: The Internet Guide to New Users #1

Looks like you've already started. 😂

Learning from the Past: The Internet Guide to New Users #1

WE'VE MOVED PAST NOSES NOW Now we've just got adorable ca...

Learning from the Past: The Internet Guide to New Users #1

Hey, sometimes you've gotta learn the fundamentals to reall...

Learning from the Past: The Internet Guide to New Users #1

Okay, now I have to grab it. It sounds amazing! And you me...

Learning from the Past: The Internet Guide to New Users #1

Ooo I'll have to see if I can get my hands on that! It look...

What is your Favorite/Most used bookmark?

I switch between them sometimes, but W3Schools has been the...

Frontend vs Backend, which do you prefer and why?

Front End gal here! I think it's probably because I'm also ...

What is your Favorite/Most used bookmark?

Honestly? Probably the W3 Schools Colour Picker. I like pi...

What does a developer say after solving a really hard bug?

YESSSSSSSSSSSS 😀

DevDiscuss Resume Stats

I use a little program called Inkscape which is basically f...

TV while coding? Distraction or Motivation?

Mannnnn that could lead to some annoyed business people. Ho...

TV while coding? Distraction or Motivation?

I usually just use music, as I can zone that out super easi...

Personal Projects - My Take

Projects from bootcamp/college are still projects, and they...

Do you use tools to manage your schedule?

I LIVE by my paper planner. Without it, I'd probably be a t...

What are you surprisingly terrible at, despite being otherwise competent?

Um... science. Like, Biology, Chemistry... I just can't wr...

How do you limit or avoid procrastination?

LISTS LISTS LISTS! I've created a mindset of needing to comp...

Which part about your job/studies/etc. gives you the most anxiety?

Exactly! I've had to make this case so many times in interv...

Which part about your job/studies/etc. gives you the most anxiety?

100% yes on the interviews! I always end up freezing and it...

How to Stay Fit Physically and Mentally and Keep Coding

This is something we need to hear more often! Balance is SO...

Yes, You Should Have Hobbies Outside of Code

I used to play with my mother's developing kit, but digital...

Yes, You Should Have Hobbies Outside of Code

Hey, decaf is still coffee! It totally works!!

Yes, You Should Have Hobbies Outside of Code

I'm a massive bookworm! There's nothing as nice as curling ...

Making Mistakes

I can't stress just how important it is to ask about the wo...

Are you a fake developer? Me too.

They're both equally horrible, honestly.

Are you a fake developer? Me too.

I just had a job interview yesterday where I was so freaked...

Don't be Afraid to Ask Questions

In a recent job interview, the interviewer asked me what my...

What cool ideas have you seen for integrating new team members?

I love this idea! I always try and learn something about my...

What was your win this week?

This week, I finally came up with a Resume design I actuall...

Welcome Thread - v32

Well now this community sounds amazing! I look forward to l...

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