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Where Can I Start with Rust Programming ?

I wrote a bit about frontend development with Rust here: dev...

What was your win this week?

Depoyed K8s...20 times πŸ’©

What are the most generous free plans you know?

AWS has some nice free tier offerings. Also, I used Gravit De...

What programming language should I learn next?

I'm learning Rust right now. I think, it hits a sweetspot of...

hey folk can you guyz suggest me the best React course on internet for beginners (who never met with React)

If you're already good with JS look into: github.com/kay-is/r...

Have you built any projects with WebAssembly?

As a tech-blogger I played around with Rust/WASM. The idea s...

What's your favorite dev.to merchandise? πŸ‘šβ˜•οΈπŸŽ½

My DEV cups. I think, I have like 4 of them from numerous giv...

How Grammarly Changed My Life As a Blogger

Grammarly is really awesome, especially for a non-native spea...

Intro to Yew, a Rust Frontend Framework

Any pointers to how to use the yew-function? :)

How to make money with your content?

I have the feeling my email addresses got leak so often in th...

How to make money with your content?

I like the idea, but I made like 0.02€ this over the last six...

API Tools for Every Phase of the API Lifecycle

I didn't try it, but good to see that new things are popping ...

From Frontend to Fullstack!

Yes, understandable. I it seems so harmless at first sight, ...

Updated my React UI Kits Post

Yes, CSS frameworks, especially the ones you mentioned, are v...

How do you finish your projects?

My problem was often that I underestimated the effort. Just l...

What was your win this week?

Got a new customer, yo!

A First Look at Remix.run

I see. Thanks for your insights :)

A First Look at Remix.run

What do you mean by outdated? I had the impression that JAMS...

A First Look at Remix.run

Do you think going back to SSR is a step back from the JAMSta...

What was your win this week?

Finished my technical writing certification. :)

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My Mistakes Making a Canvas Based Game with Rust and WebAssembly

Macros aren't an option?

API Tools for Every Phase of the API Lifecycle

Never heard of it, but sounds interesting, thanks!

API Tools for Every Phase of the API Lifecycle

Glad I could help :)

listen, web developer!

Hm, I looked into this and it seemed strange. The "links" I ...

listen, web developer!

Thanks!

listen, web developer!

Totally with you here! Do you have any good resources on lea...

Easy Serverless Containers with Fly.io

Because I already knew it and I wanted to write that article ...

What are you looking forward to when the pandemic is over?

I always had problems with finding remote work in Germany, be...

What was your win this week?

Was invited to another podcast. πŸ€–

Why Do You Need a Backend?

I'd recommend looking into AWS Amplify, Netlify, or Google Fi...

What OS do you use for development?

I don't really know anymore. On my machines I use MacOS and ...

Beyond Semantic Versioning

ComVer seems to try things a bit different. gitlab.com/stalt...

Tech That Gets You a Fullstack Job

Thank you for this thorough comment. Interesting perspective!

Tech That Gets You a Fullstack Job

You're welcome! I hope they help :D

What was your win this week?

My latest "Fullstack Frontend" blogpost did rather well. Hope...

From Frontend to Fullstack!

Keep your eyes on a goal, check what job you want and learn f...

From Frontend to Fullstack!

They are really good to find your way around. If you plan to ...

From Frontend to Fullstack!

Glad you like it! Amplify as a service only consists of a mo...

What was your win this week?

My OpenAPI article is one of the weekly top articles on DZone.

Why Rust is a great language to learn

I think, it's a good language to learn, because it tries to g...

AWS Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) - Let's Learn About It

Very good writeup! When I learned about VPCs in my certifica...

What was your win this week?

My editor told me I was an amazing technical writer especiall...

Are you a "confident" developer?

I'm confident until I actually do something, lol

What was your "Deliberate Practice" this week?

A few yeas ago I read "Badass", which tries to explain how to...

What's your worst internet explorer story?

A company I worked for forced the devs to use IE6/7/8 on thei...

How is Deno coming along?

This seems to be the only valuable comment here. Thanks!

Choreography vs Orchestration in the land of serverless

Some of the image don't have a background and are hard to rea...

JavaScript Differences of Back- and Frontend

good points. but why no tsconfig?

JavaScript Differences of Back- and Frontend

Thanks for the fix! Consider it merged :D

What's your approach to reduce loading time of a web app?

It's all about latency. Get your stuff close to the client. ...

Explain API gateway to me like I’m five

In Germany we have some laws for rate limiting. You are not ...

Explain API gateway to me like I’m five

An API gateway is like a supermarket. You could go to a farm...

React UI Kits

Classic Atlassian, thanks!

Authorization and Authentication For Everyone

Thanks for that article, cleared some things up! But I also ...

What are some "classic reads" in programming?

I remember reading a list of most favorite programmer books a...

Show me your personal website/portfolio

kay.is Shortest domain I could get and one HTML file on GitH...

What was your win this week?

I started doing my taxes for 2019! :D That and also a win fr...

Share your latest website or app design

fllstck.dev I'm lazy πŸ™ƒ

Opinionated React - Use Status Enums Instead of Booleans

I think the basic idea is good, but the implementation is lac...

React UI Kits

I didn't do a library. I use react-bootstrap and then I did "...

What's you favorite online code editor?

For AWS stuff I used Cloud9 because it runs on a EC2 with an ...

What's you favorite online code editor?

They are planning to add this natively to GitHub with CodeSpa...

Observables, Reactive Programming, and Regret

Thanks for that article! I found observables intriguing, and...

Changelog: Frontend Edition

Thanks. I wasn't sure if this was unfinished or simply broke...

Changelog: Frontend Edition

The dashboard looks a bit unfinished lately XD

What is your fitness routine?

Every other day I do some power lifting and low intensity car...

The Ten Commandments of Web Performance

Latency, latency, latency!!! πŸ™ƒ

What can developers do to speed up time to market πŸš€

I've thinking a lot about this too in the last years. To educ...

Why Do You Need a Backend?

The "build or buy?" question would be the next step, I think....

Could Apple Be Forced to Reduce App Store Fees?

I hope, it will lead mobile app companies coming to their sen...

Why Do You Need a Backend?

Thank you! Yes, there are many new ways to do backends, each...

Why Do You Need a Backend?

I don't know if I understood all that you said πŸ™ƒ but at leas...

Why Do You Need a Backend?

Thanks! I think, it's important to know why you need somethi...

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

I set pointer-events to none and JavaScript devs went crazy b...

Why Do You Need a Backend?

Yes, you're right.

Why Do You Need a Backend?

lol, hidden power?

Why Do You Need a Backend?

This post is just about why you would need one, wether it's s...

Why Do You Need a Backend?

Any recommendations? πŸ™ƒ

Why Do You Need a Backend?

Yes. I'm more of a serviceful serverless proponent and not a...

Why Do You Need a Backend?

Don't be sorry. I appreciate your honest thoughts, so thank y...

What's your go-to stack these days?

Lambda also has a Rust runtime.

What's your go-to stack these days?

This sounds really interesting!

Why Do You Need a Backend?

Glad you like it. πŸ™ƒ

What's your go-to stack these days?

Google Docs, Markdown, and VSCode. (sorry, I'm a blogger by ...

What's your go-to stack these days?

Any library recommendations? I read Actix was good, but now ...

Share your experience using IRC and other communication tools as a developer

IRC... those were the days! I was on euIRC and Animexx from...

Cloudflare Workers KV Introduction

Oh, I didn't mean payload. I meant script size. Don't know r...

Cloudflare Workers KV Introduction

Haha, could be tight. TFJS ES2017 is 818KB and CFW allow 1 M...

Cloudflare Workers KV Introduction

Glad you like it! I was surprised too. This won't replace a ...

Free like a freelancer or secure like an employee? There's a third option: The contractor

For me freelancing and contracting are synonyms, but I often ...

React Without JSX, t7 To The Rescue!

Sure github.com/developit/htm

React Without JSX, t7 To The Rescue!

I also read HTM, an alternative to t7, has that recommendatio...

Name a Non-Programming πŸ“– Book that will Make you a Better πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’»πŸ‘©β€πŸ’» Programmer

Art and Fear: Observations on the Perils (and Rewards) of Art...

Cloudflare Workers Introduction

Cool! I found this point confusing too.

What did you learn this week on Dev.to?

Dev.to cover images are 24:10 while all other social networks...

Native or Hybrid app: What do you need to solve your business challenges?

Today, the status of apps is more of a spectrum than just "na...

Cloudflare Workers Introduction

Yes, sounds like a good idea.

What was your win this week?

Finally started creating content for my new project "Fullstac...

Is there a future for a front end dev who doesn't know how to use React/Vue/Angular?

I'm currently teaching designers React. It's pretty hard on s...

Cloudflare Workers Introduction

Yes, I started this new project "Fullstack Frontend" and want...

Cloudflare Workers Introduction

Thanks! If you want to put "large amounts of processing" on ...

Why I'm excited about serverless as a frontend engineer

Pretty sure you're right. I'll focus my blogging efforts to ...

Parcel and Rust: A WASM Romcom

Awesome journey and congratulations to your first post :D I ...

Crawling Websites in React-Native

Glad you liked it. I'd use React hooks. function MyCompone...

For standing desk owners, how do you manage your sit/stand schedule?

Buy a convertible standing desk Be to lazy to convert it to ...

MERN, MEAN OR FERN stack?

I had the impression, after the LAMP stack the notion of spec...

If you had to create a desktop app what tech stack would you use?

outrunlabs.com/revery/ Revery looks promising.

How to grow your Instagram following organically

Awesome post. Thanks! Didn't know that devs would use IG, I ...

Have you changed your professional development goals since COVID-19?

Not really. Was working from home since 2014 and didn't pl...

What was your win this week?

Fixed a bug after 1h debugging by adding an additional pair...

ASK DEV: Who to follow on Twitter?πŸ€”

Me of course! twitter.com/K4y1s Joke aside, accounts I fou...

What’s your opinion on the Ruby programming language?

Honestly? I never used it. When it was hyped around 2008/0...

Theia 1.0 - Finally a Good Browser IDE

cool, I will do :)

Theia 1.0 - Finally a Good Browser IDE

I understand that. It just seems to me that "creating a new ...

Theia 1.0 - Finally a Good Browser IDE

"leveraging the largest and most active IDE-extension communi...

Does the DEV community have any house/garden plants they want to show off?

I inherited this one, when I moved into my new home office....

What was your win this week?

It's a "University of Applied Art, Design and Media", they ...

What was your win this week?

Gave my first frontend development lecture at a design univ...

What is your Monday morning routine?

I don't do special monday routines, but I have some work th...

MVD: The Minimal Viable Developer

Lol clone, add, commit, push, and pull should be enough fo...

User Authentication, In 2020

Good post! I did a few projects with Auth0 and it saved a g...

The cost of building an enterprise API analytics platform

You are welcome!

MVD: The Minimal Viable Developer

Good points, thank you!

Self-Education vs Remote Teacher vs On-Site Teacher

Yes, I thought about searching for some free online beginne...

Should I Use a Static Site Generator

Great article, thanks! I read the new version of Next.js c...

🦠πŸšͺ Show your COVID19 work from home desk? πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸ’»πŸͺ‘

I worked for the last two days from a couch. Now my lower b...

Automate Your Initial OS Setup

NixOS NixOS NixOS!!! :D

We vs Virus Hackathon: Giev likez plz!

Yeah, crazy stuff. They said this was the biggest Hackatho...

Kumologica: First low-code development tool for AWS Lambda

It's good to see more of those tools pop up. How does it com...

6 Years Remote

Yes. I mean, sure you can read stuff or do something on th...

6 Years Remote

Discipline is hard, yes. It helped a lot to blog, because ...

6 Years Remote

I think it depends on your lifestyle. I work at different ...

GitHub has acquired npm

My guess: They embrace OSS because they are converting Win...

6 Years Remote

What really helped me, when I didn't get into the "flow", w...

How will Covid-19 change things forever?

This. I saw so many companies in my time that were like "W...

How will Covid-19 change things forever?

Yes, I have to admit, while I think remote work is a superp...

6 Years Remote

This. I mean, if you commute 30min one way, you already ha...

6 Years Remote

Yes, I think it's the most crucial point for me. But I hav...

6 Years Remote

Well, I hope it helps somehow :D

6 Years Remote

Very true. Some clients are just bad news, haha. But, yea...

6 Years Remote

Glad you like it. :)

How will Covid-19 change things forever?

Hopefully they'll pump more money into healthcare from now ...

Add vibration to your web applications

I was so sad to find out that vibration was for mobile devi...

What are your top WFH/Remote working tips?

Do something every week. Only set an alarm for special occ...

What makes for readable code?

Being consistent, I think. Sure, we all have our tastes, b...

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

I work at home, tend to wash my hands far too often and swi...

Ego is the enemy: overcoming your own thoughts

I always talk about removing "ego problems" from my behavio...

MVD: The Minimal Viable Developer

Yes, I just threw out an incomplete idea. Postman is good,...

MVD: The Minimal Viable Developer

Sounds good. If you think about a usual small-ish project,...

MVD: The Minimal Viable Developer

Rich, please!!123

MVD: The Minimal Viable Developer

Why you think the bottom 2/3 are not needed? :)

MVD: The Minimal Viable Developer

Sadly no. Only these: roadmap.sh/roadmaps

MVD: The Minimal Viable Developer

They already had HTML/CSS in their webdesign course last se...

MVD: The Minimal Viable Developer

Care to elaborate?

What was your win this week?

My girlfriend was sick and I cared for her.

πŸš€ 5 Reasons Why You Should Bet on JavaScript in 2020

To me, JavaScript feels a bit like Lua in game engines. Th...

πŸš€ 5 Reasons Why You Should Bet on JavaScript in 2020

It doesn't have the best performance characteristics. Also...

πŸš€ 5 Reasons Why You Should Bet on JavaScript in 2020

"Because it works asynchronous, but every request requires ...

What would you teach a frontend beginner in 2020?

Thanks for the link!

What was your win this week?

Built a workbench and learned about major and minor scales.

What would you teach a frontend beginner in 2020?

You're right. I thought about adding some stuff about self-...

What would you teach a frontend beginner in 2020?

I think, I'll look deeper into codesandbox, they seem to have...

Hello again. It's time to do some work!

Yes, that's something I'm looking forward to :)

Hello again. It's time to do some work!

I have to admit, somehow the eclectic style of this site (a...

What would you teach a frontend beginner in 2020?

Interesting idea. I thought about focusing more on JS than...

What would you teach a frontend beginner in 2020?

If I shouldn't worry about browser compatibility, then why ...

What would you teach a frontend beginner in 2020?

Right. I don't think designers need to know SQL, but I get...

What would you teach a frontend beginner in 2020?

Yes, I think explaining APIs is an important point, especia...

What would you teach a frontend beginner in 2020?

I think, fiddling around with the querySelector would be en...

What would you teach a frontend beginner in 2020?

I thought about this. I'm totally with you that the basics...

What would you teach a frontend beginner in 2020?

It's an interesting topic. On the one hand I want to teach...

What would you teach a frontend beginner in 2020?

Sounds good. I wasn't sure if I should teach Git, these pe...

What would you teach a frontend beginner in 2020?

Very good points here, thanks!

What would you teach a frontend beginner in 2020?

I thought about not using jQuery anymore, because it's a di...

What would you teach a frontend beginner in 2020?

Sounds good to me, thanks.

Has your job impacted your physical health?

Hard to tell. I had my first PC with 10 and sat in front o...

[COMPARISON] Angular vs Vue.js vs React.js - which one you should choose in 2020?

Yes, that's one definition of framework (the one I prefer, ...

2020 is the year I do kettlebell exercises while I wait for tests to pass or code to deploy.

I will move into my new flat next month where I gonna have ...

Use Expo Web with the AWS Amplify Console

Probably not.

Simplify JavaScript Promises

I think you're right. But if you deep down it can always b...

Simplify JavaScript Promises

Nice article, there needs to be more about promises because...

Your favourite non-technical books?

Art & Fear: Observations on the Perils (and Rewards) of...

Do You Make New Year's Resolutions?

Yes, I fall back to my old habit too. Sometimes after a we...

Do You Make New Year's Resolutions?

Yes, guess everyone has their own way for change :)

Do You Make New Year's Resolutions?

Hehe, I had the impression the urgency was the biggest at 1...

Do You Make New Year's Resolutions?

Haha, so new year's resolutions are serious business for yo...

Do You Make New Year's Resolutions?

Yes. That's what I think too. Some ideas come while doing ...

What's the best thing to do when you've run into a debugging dead end?

Do You Make New Year's Resolutions?

Yes, I think if it's August and you got an idea it's pretty...

Do You Make New Year's Resolutions?

I do this too. Sometimes the way is, I get an idea and wan...

Do You Make New Year's Resolutions?

Yes, you're right and I do this all the time additionally t...

Do You Make New Year's Resolutions?

after a few weeks and find them silly Same here, lol. T...

Do You Make New Year's Resolutions?

Why not? :D

How many programming languages do you know?

If I say, it's every language I "heard of" it's too many. ...

What was your win this week?

The dev.to team told me I'm awesome!

Why did you (or not) choose cross-platform mobile technology?

I choose React-Native, a cross-platform technology, because...

What helps build developer confidence?

For me personally it was building stuff that works. Even of...

Use Expo Web with the AWS Amplify Console

Thanks! Glad you like it 😳

πŸ’° Black Friday 2019 Deals for Developers

\newline offers deals for their books: newline.co/@eigenjoy...

React UI Kits

Look at the github repositories here, they can be used as i...

Are you doing anything with "edge compute"?

I think, at least CloudFlare workers sound interesting. It...

Switching back to my old buddy Sublime Text from VS Code πŸ€·πŸ»β€β™‚οΈ

I'm planning to switch to github.com/cdr/code-server I'm a...

500 followers!😱🀩 About myself

Well, at least found the culprit :D

500 followers!😱🀩 About myself

Does it at least check that the user to follow has a few po...

500 followers!😱🀩 About myself

Maybe, it's some kind of bug that lets people follow each o...

500 followers!😱🀩 About myself

Sounds reasonable. Often 10 times more people view an artic...

500 followers!😱🀩 About myself

Congrats! Took me a year to get to 1000 and another one t...

500 followers!😱🀩 About myself

Don't expect too much. I had the experience that active fo...

Why Not Having a CS Degree is Awesome

It always feels strange to read about educational problems ...

Deploy a Censorship Resistant Website for FREE πŸ”“πŸŒŽ

Sounds pretty slick! So an IPFS gateway is the link betwee...

Celebrating my 10 000th follower on DEV πŸŽ‰

Congratulations and welcome to the 10k club 😬

Celebrating my 10 000th follower on DEV πŸŽ‰

Followers are mostly a vanity metric, but I like to watch t...

Migrating to TypeScript

I had the feeling, while TypeScript is rather close to Java...

Benefits of using the OpenAPI (Swagger) specification for your API?

I had the impression most frameworks would offer auth integ...

Benefits of using the OpenAPI (Swagger) specification for your API?

Any other tool recommendations? I would expect using OpenAP...

Benefits of using the OpenAPI (Swagger) specification for your API?

Yes, I also read that the generated code is often awful.

Benefits of using the OpenAPI (Swagger) specification for your API?

Didn't know NestJS used OpenAPI!

Benefits of using the OpenAPI (Swagger) specification for your API?

You're totally right! If you build an API SaaS company, ha...

Benefits of using the OpenAPI (Swagger) specification for your API?

Good to know! I read about GraphQL frameworks moving from ...

My new home office setup

I see. My home-office is only 2m wide and the desk alone is...

Is anyone else interested in #esolangs?

I gave a talk about the "Shakespear Programming Language" a...

My new home office setup

I'm intrigued by that display! I was looking into buying a...

Good Programmer vs Average Programmer - and, Why Asking questions and Paying attention to Details matters.

When I became more senior I had the impression that good de...

Music to Listen to While Coding

The the moment I'm listening to soviet wave when coding: yo...

Is the database working as expected?

Fortnite style!

The best front-end framework to learn in 2019

Good summary. About the SEO friendliness of React: React ...

The complete list of 30 Dev.to badges πŸ… and how to catch them all (almost)

Haha, I think I was in the top 7 two times, once even 1st. ...

The complete list of 30 Dev.to badges πŸ… and how to catch them all (almost)

I got a rare one! 🀣

🎊🎊Celebrating 10k Followers with: Undefined Gooselet!🎊🎊

thanks! :D

🎊🎊Celebrating 10k Followers with: Undefined Gooselet!🎊🎊

Thanks 😎

🎊🎊Celebrating 10k Followers with: Undefined Gooselet!🎊🎊

Thanks! 99% of that code is basically a jQuery plugin for ...

🎊🎊Celebrating 10k Followers with: Undefined Gooselet!🎊🎊

Oh no!

Podcasts To Inspire You About Web Development & Entrepreneurship

I liked Indie Hackers when I had the feeling it was about h...

🎊🎊Celebrating 10k Followers with: Undefined Gooselet!🎊🎊

Thanks! πŸ™ƒ

🎊🎊Celebrating 10k Followers with: Undefined Gooselet!🎊🎊

Thank you! 🀠

🎊🎊Celebrating 10k Followers with: Undefined Gooselet!🎊🎊

Whelp, switched to Youtube, maybe that works better.

🎊🎊Celebrating 10k Followers with: Undefined Gooselet!🎊🎊

Thank you! :D

🎊🎊Celebrating 10k Followers with: Undefined Gooselet!🎊🎊

Animal cruelty probably, lol

🎊🎊Celebrating 10k Followers with: Undefined Gooselet!🎊🎊

lol, the account got deactivated because it doesn't conform...

🎊🎊Celebrating 10k Followers with: Undefined Gooselet!🎊🎊

🎊🎊Celebrating 10k Followers with: Undefined Gooselet!🎊🎊

No! XD

What was your win this week?

I got my first online tech talk published on youtube and ov...

The Free AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Study Course (85+ Videos!)

Pretty awesome :D Thanks!

The Free AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner Study Course (85+ Videos!)

Impressive work! I will be looking into ExamPro. btw. how ...

Tech Talk: Debugging AWS Lambda functions with VSCode

Hehe, nice! I agree, more is better!!! :D

Tech Talk: Debugging AWS Lambda functions with VSCode

Thanks! I enjoyed it too! Let's see what we can teach pe...

What is key to a great home office setup?

I'm moving too in the end of the year. I will transform a ...

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