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Kara Luton

From tutus to tech. Ballerina ➡️ music publicist ➡️ software engineer. Nashville Women Programmers organizer.

Location Nashville, TN Joined Joined on  Personal website http://karaluton.com github website twitter website

Education

Belmont University

Work

UX Engineer at CrowdStrike

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The ABCs of HTML Elements

There were a few on this list I had never heard of before! It...

HTTP Methods Explained

Thank you, that’s awesome!

HTTP Methods Explained

Thanks so much!

HTTP Methods Explained

Hi Jesús! If I'm understanding the question correctly, you'll...

Reflecting On One Year of Remote Work

Definitely! I have a dog at home as well and love taking a ...

Reflecting On One Year of Remote Work

It's definitely not for everyone and depends on how well th...

Reflecting On One Year of Remote Work

Great advice!

Reflecting On One Year of Remote Work

I wasn’t specifically looking for a remote job but wasn’t o...

Reflecting On One Year of Remote Work

Totally agree! It's so nice getting that commuting time bac...

Reflecting On One Year of Remote Work

I found my current job through Twitter, oddly enough! I've ...

Reflecting On One Year of Remote Work

I'm lucky to have a company where more than half of the emp...

Having Problems CORS with the Dev.to API

Could you post the script?

Having Problems CORS with the Dev.to API

I'm having this issue as well

dev.to API: How to Turn DEV Posts into Postcards 📫

Hey Dan, I tried doing this but am getting a CORS error in ...

What was your win this week?

I finally figured out a tricky bug that’s been frustrating ...

Beginner Python Resources Recommended by the Tech Community

Ohh, thank you!

Beginner Python Resources Recommended by the Tech Community

I’m so glad!

Show Me Your #coderclaws

Mine are a bit grown out but I've been loving having Gel X ...

Frontend vs Backend, which do you prefer and why?

I only learned frontend at my bootcamp and have exclusively...

Tips for catching up at work (code specifically) after a long holiday?!

Whenever I'm heading out on vacation or a long weekend I al...

What jobs did you hold before you got into software?

Assistant ballet teacher Babysitter Ice cream scooper Asso...

Did you transition to tech from another career?

And you're a badass developer! So happy to have gotten the ...

JavaScript 101: Arrow Functions

Thank you!

JavaScript 101: Arrow Functions

Thank you!

JavaScript 101: Arrow Functions

Thank you!

JavaScript 101: Arrow Functions

Ah thank you! I meant to get rid of setting that variable a...

Did you transition to tech from another career?

That’s awesome. Congrats on the new job!

Did you transition to tech from another career?

That's awesome! Why did you decide to switch to tech?

JavaScript 101: Breaking Down Functions

Thank you!

JavaScript 101: Breaking Down Functions

Ah yes! Thank you for catching that. I’ll get it updated.

JavaScript 101: Breaking Down Functions

Thank you! And thanks for the addition!

JavaScript 101: Breaking Down Functions

That’s awesome! Nashville is a great town - it’s grown a to...

What's your work-from-home outfit?

If I’m being honest, it’s usually a T-shirt and a pair of c...

Follow Friday: What DEV member would you recommend following?

Thanks so much, Laurie! This made my day!

ELI5: Git Rebase vs. Merge

That’s correct!

ELI5: Git Rebase vs. Merge

Thanks so much, Luke!

ELI5: Git Rebase vs. Merge

Same here!

ELI5: Git Rebase vs. Merge

Definitely! This is my preferred workflow as well.

ELI5: Git Rebase vs. Merge

Totally agree. This post wasn’t meant to persuade people to...

Developer Advocates: How Did You Get There?

Love seeing someone who used to do PR working in tech now! ...

How To Answer The Dreaded "Tell Me About Yourself" Interview Question

I agree! That’s the one question I definitely don’t like si...

How To Answer The Dreaded "Tell Me About Yourself" Interview Question

This is exactly my point in this article though. You should...

How To Answer The Dreaded "Tell Me About Yourself" Interview Question

I agree! This question is so open ended and allows you to g...

How To Answer The Dreaded "Tell Me About Yourself" Interview Question

I don’t think this is a lazy question to ask at all. It’s a...

Worth the 5 Minutes

Love this! I take a similar approach and it's really helped...

What exactly is the DOM?!

I believe that tbody is a required element when making a ta...

What exactly is the DOM?!

Thanks for sharing this!

What exactly is the DOM?!

You’re welcome!

What exactly is the DOM?!

Oh, definitely! It’s a pretty cool thing.

What exactly is the DOM?!

Thank you! Got that fixed. Missed that one as I was looking...

What exactly is the DOM?!

Thanks so much! I’m not super familiar with React (it’s on ...

Introduction to CSS Grid: What You Should Know

You can use them together but CSS Grid can do almost everyt...

I Took a Vacation and You Should Too

That’d be so much fun!

I Took a Vacation and You Should Too

I totally agree! You don't even have to go anywhere on your...

Introduction to CSS Grid: What You Should Know

You're welcome! Be careful with grid-auto-flow: dense if yo...

Introduction to CSS Grid: What You Should Know

Yes! That has some great examples.

Introduction to CSS Grid: What You Should Know

Haha I definitely did too. I'm sure they're a little outdat...

Introduction to CSS Grid: What You Should Know

Hi Simsar, Not totally sure what you mean but all the code...

Introduction to CSS Grid: What You Should Know

Of course! Their inspector tools for grid are next level.

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