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re: What are the benefits of using a static frontend?
These are basically the exact reasons I went from WordPress...
re: Intro to Regex for Web Developers
I recommend learning Regex if for no other reason than pull...
re: Udemy Needs to Review Courses and Vet Instructors
Ashlee really said it best in her response. I'll just add t...
re: Udemy Needs to Review Courses and Vet Instructors
You are aware there's categories on this site devoted to wa...
re: How To Take Notes on Everything
Thank you, glad I can help inspire some others to learn a b...
re: How do you discipline yourself? Idea and tools
Hmm I guess it depends on the type of activity it is. I usu...
re: The Web Accessibility Introduction I Wish I Had
Welcome! I definitely encourage that, it helps to dispel th...
re: How To Take Notes on Everything
Ah I didn't know about the note-exporting function for iBoo...
re: How To Take Notes on Everything
You're very welcome! Getting into the habit while in a high...
re: How do you discipline yourself? Idea and tools
I recently started a simply point system. Every small win I...
re: How To Take Notes on Everything
Considering how many different tools and preferences there ...
re: How To Take Notes on Everything
It’s aimed at the “design/development” field in general, so...
re: How To Take Notes on Everything
That is a great point, tech can't always lower friction for...
re: How To Take Notes on Everything
I included a link to my notebook near the top, but admitted...
re: How To Take Notes on Everything
I know, thank you! And the name itself is enough to make me...
re: On Being a Hopelessly Insecure Programmer
This was happening regardless of the specific workplace, or...
re: On Being a Hopelessly Insecure Programmer
Comparing myself to others is often more of a symptom than ...
re: Snow White and the Seven Behavioral Patterns - A Design Patterns Intro
Ah good catch! I'd been doing that with my other posts but ...
re: 101 Tips For Being A Great Programmer (& Human)
You can always Google for more specific tips how to Google ...
re: Explaining (and Celebrating) my First Twitter Bot
Glad to meet another anime fan and to have created another ...
re: Nine Ways I (Try to) Act as a Tech Ally
Sounds like you already have a good mindset for it, both of...
re: What does a developer say after solving a really hard bug?
developer = { fucks_given: 0, dancing: true }
re: A Metaphorical Introduction to Functional JavaScript
I'm very glad the article helped you! I'd encountered artic...
re: A Metaphorical Introduction to Functional JavaScript
Ah good catch! Shall fix that now. Glad you liked the artic...
re: Pink Theme > Any Other Theme
Hot Pink Theme > Pink Theme
re: Demystifying Array.prototype.flat
I had no idea that infinity was an option for this! Looking...
re: Goldilocks and the Three Behavioral Patterns - A Design Patterns Intro
Made the change 👍
re: What's your favorite addition to ES2015+
Arrow functions. I love the clean, simple syntax for managi...
re: FreeCodeCamp's Copyright Infringement
This has definitely thrown me for a loop too, even as someo...
re: The Three Little Creational Patterns - A Design Patterns Intro
Yeah, looking back on this now I may have aiming a bit too ...
re: The Three Little Creational Patterns - A Design Patterns Intro
Ah good catch! The extra parameter was a mistake, it should...
re: Introducing a banner generator for your articles on DEV
This will definitely help a lot of posters, thank you! One...
re: The Three Little Creational Patterns - A Design Patterns Intro
Those are all fair criticisms. I'll look at the builder pat...
re: The Three Little Creational Patterns - A Design Patterns Intro
Thank you! And don't worry, I've got a whole series for thi...
re: How many software developers does it take to screw in a lightbulb?
Two. One to do it incorrectly and another to shove them out...
re: The Three Little Creational Patterns - A Design Patterns Intro
Glad to hear that 😊Pigs/bacon make everything better after ...
re: The Three Little Creational Patterns - A Design Patterns Intro
I'm happy to help and even more happy to help and confuse a...
re: I Know You're Tired
This article definitely hit home for me, even though I'm de...
re: I'm concerned with the move that FreeCodeCamp just pulled by leaving Medium
That’s fine, but in the context of this article it was a ra...
re: I'm concerned with the move that FreeCodeCamp just pulled by leaving Medium
It’s be nice if he said this before making the move and dam...
re: Which part about your job/studies/etc. gives you the most anxiety?
My job: front-end developer. My anxieties come mostly from...
re: What are you reading right now?
The Devil in the White City. I didn't expect a nonfiction...
re: Follow Friday: What DEV member would you recommend following?
I'd recommend following a group we (by which I mean myself ...
re: Bubble Sort In JavaScript
Hey thank you for continuing to make good content like this...
re: Bubble Sort In JavaScript
Considering the post's topic is "bubble sort isn't good" an...
re: What was your win this week?
This week (this very moment in fact), I am at UXPA Boston!
re: What's With All the Props Anyway?
I'm certainly guilty of writing this part of a React compon...
re: Comebacks for Five (Wrong) Arguments Against Accessibility
Seeing you write it that way makes me want to make an anime...
re: Comebacks for Five (Wrong) Arguments Against Accessibility
See my previous response, thanks! 😊
re: Comebacks for Five (Wrong) Arguments Against Accessibility
See my previous response, thanks! 😊
re: Comebacks for Five (Wrong) Arguments Against Accessibility
I know the feeling, part of me loved writing this post and ...
re: Comebacks for Five (Wrong) Arguments Against Accessibility
Thank you so much for sharing this anecdote! I agree, havin...
re: Comebacks for Five (Wrong) Arguments Against Accessibility
As per the "white guys" point, I'm simply stating what I've...
re: Comebacks for Five (Wrong) Arguments Against Accessibility
That is so simple and incredible, thank you!
re: Let CSS frameworks empower you, not control you
Sites getting locked too deep into what the framework allow...
re: Bad design is everywhere. Let's be part of the solution.
The design around doorknobs never fails to blow my mind. I ...
re: How to Build a SubAtomic Frontend Architecture
I agree, it definitely helps make them more readable from a...
re: Flashback Friday: Sh*t DEVs Say
"Out of Scope" is one I quote to the Design team quite a bi...
re: UX Engineering
I've never realized it before, but going by this article I'...
re: Exploring Accessibility CLI tools
I always enjoy these "learn as you blog" kinds of posts 😃 ...
re: Being A Woman On The Internet Is... "Fun": A Scientific Study
Responses like this continually coming from men seriously b...
re: What was your win this week?
This week, I...combined a quote API with an Anime Image API...
re: Technical Skills Are Great, but Communication and Curiosity Are Better
In our own hiring process recently, our company also looked...
re: How to Start a Conversation Without Saying a Word
Believe me I'm way ahead of you there :P
re: How to Start a Conversation Without Saying a Word
Another useful tip along these lines: wear buttons! I plan ...
re: My Web Accessibility Testing Process
Yeah, I've often done the same when it comes to screen read...
re: My Web Accessibility Testing Process
I didn't know Wave was such a useful tool for finding acces...
re: Eevees, Quizzes, and Singletons, Oh My!
True, without Eevee none of the other Eevee evolutions woul...
re: Eevees, Quizzes, and Singletons, Oh My!
Thank you! Umbreon was actually my favorite for a while bef...
re: What makes you post on dev.to?
Tax purposes.
re: Eevees, Quizzes, and Singletons, Oh My!
Welcome to the Circle of Awesomeness!
re: What Security Through Obscurity Is, and Why It's Evil
Haha that's a great topic. I was hit by a horrible social e...
re: Tell me about a time you messed up
When starting my current job, I was doing my first git reba...
re: What Security Through Obscurity Is, and Why It's Evil
As someone whose been hit with security issues in the past ...
re: Joel is stepping down from Stack Overflow
I guess he's no longer the... ...jack of the stack. ...
re: The Good, Bad & Ugly in Self Teaching - The Perspective of a Teacher
As someone who is mainly self-taught, I found this post rea...
re: The Layers of Javascript
This definitely helps illustrate how JavaScript is like a s...
re: A Complete Beginner's Guide to Vue
I've used Vue for several CodePen projects in the past, but...
re: Jack of the Stack
Anime makes everything better :D
re: 10 HTML Elements You Didn't Know You Needed
Like many here, I'll definitely be keeping that wbr tag in ...
re: I'm Yechiel, and I'm not an ally.
I totally agree here. The more labels an ally puts on thems...
re: What Are You Going To Do When AI Steals Your Job?
I'd probably go back to my other day job as an assassin. Y...
re: Breaking Down JavaScript Solutions To Common Algorithmic Questions (Part 1)
I've never thought of the trick used in the last two optimi...
re: Moving Past Tutorials: a course on problem solving for programmers
Looking forward to this! Just curious, will this have any f...
re: The Testing Introduction I Wish I Had
I love that! That's a great onboarding topic, it must reall...
re: The Testing Introduction I Wish I Had
Good recommendations, and we actually use those same two ge...
re: Beginning to Demystify ARIA
The good, if also somewhat disheartening thing, is that man...
re: The Testing Introduction I Wish I Had
It is a sad reality, and honestly if I didn't work with goo...
re: The Testing Introduction I Wish I Had
These are good points and I thank you for bringing them up ...
re: The Testing Introduction I Wish I Had
Ah good catch with the performance and stress tests. Sadly ...
re: The Testing Introduction I Wish I Had
The React testing struggle is definitely real. I've been sp...
re: The Testing Introduction I Wish I Had
I have a few False Positive horror stories, and I actually ...
re: What's the best source of caffeine for you? 🤔
Someone bought our developers some boxes of caffeinated cho...
re: What was your win this week?
This one was actually from earlier today! I was struggling ...
re: Don't build your portfolio with just React
Also worth mentioning that for extremely simple React apps ...
re: APIs you didn't know you needed
The Pokemon API is amazing. So many front-end experiments h...
re: I'm a frontend developer. Or am I?
The line has definitely gotten blurry for me very fast in m...
re: What are "HTML-CSS-JS" and "CSS-in-JS", anyway?
As someone who was participating a little in this kind of d...
re: What Good Can a Blog Post Do?
Thanks for the recommendation! Some colleagues of mine have...
re: Dev.to Need a Recommendation System like Youtube
If there is a recommendation system similar to this based o...
re: What do you do while waiting for tests to finish running?
Recheck my news feeds Read whatever fiction book I've brou...
re: What would you like to see on your DEV profile?
I agree with everyone saying pinned articles. Maybe also h...
re: How To Learn JavaScript
The Front-end Developers Handbook is a great resource, and ...
re: New Years and New Beginnings: I'm Joining the DEV team!
Great to hear this news! You've definitely become a major p...
re: Using Tailwind with Gatsby JS
I'm a fan of Tailwind myself, glad to see another tutorial ...
re: Decoding the Front-end Interview Process
I'll definitely be referencing a lot of the areas and resou...
re: Tell me a coding confession
I'll often get really excite about a new technology or lang...
re: Skills That Everyone Thinks Web Developers Have
Oh God the tech support one...someone once said that becaus...
re: Dear future programmer
I often treasure this problem solving aspect of the job by ...
re: Create an accessible dropdown navigation
Recommending you listen to people who regularly use screen ...
re: My experience with toxic teams
The "crunch time" theme definitely came up on my last job. ...
re: Top 5 DEV Comments from the Past Week
As someone who uses LastPass all the time, it was my favori...
re: Full-time, side projects, learning, and staying sane
I definitely agree with the advice related to focusing on t...
re: Top 5 DEV Comments from the Past Week
Very glad that last comment was included on there. They're ...
re: What I'm Grateful for as a Developer
I'm definitely grateful for this industry's flexibility too...
re: What’s a concept you understand now, but took you forever to grasp?
The Model-View-Controller setup. I saw references to it eve...
re: You Can Be a Casual Blogger
You're very welcome :) It's always great to read that the s...
re: What are you not interested in learning?
Same here! Well I actually bought them all at once because....
re: How did you get your first Dev job?
I got very lucky and was found by a recruiter, which manage...
re: You Can Be a Casual Blogger
I still get bits of panic over similar worries too, believe...
re: You Can Be a Casual Blogger
Happy to help encourage others to write more :)
re: You Can Be a Casual Blogger
Very glad you finally got your blogging groove, and in a wa...
re: What are you not interested in learning?
This shocks me, but moreso I respect you for writing since ...
re: What are you not interested in learning?
VIM and DevOps are actually on my current list haha, althou...
re: You Can Be a Casual Blogger
I'm hereby petitioning that "Keep Calm and Blog On" be the ...
re: You Can Be a Casual Blogger
Writing when you have something interesting to write about ...
re: You Can Be a Casual Blogger
I totally agree about the different roles this site fills. ...
re: You Can Be a Casual Blogger
Sounds like my kind of project! There used to be a site I'd...
re: You Can Be a Casual Blogger
Ugh I hate that "you're not a real developer if" mentality....
re: You Can Be a Casual Blogger
You're very welcome, especially with making a Notes section...
re: You Can Be a Casual Blogger
Always happy to inspire people to make their writing outlet...
re: You Can Be a Casual Blogger
Similar background here, I got used to writing when studyin...
re: You Can Be a Casual Blogger
ABSOLUTELY
re: Lessons in my First Month of Active Blogging
I definitely agree about branding being confusing, and hitt...
re: The Web Accessibility Introduction I Wish I Had
Those will differ depending on your workflow, since no tool...
re: Say something nice about another DEV member
Aww thank you! Your posts are similarly accessible and enjo...
re: You shouldn't focus on learning JavaScript frameworks
I agree about having more fundamental JS knowledge coming i...
re: The Web Accessibility Introduction I Wish I Had
It's funny because it's true! :D
re: The Web Accessibility Introduction I Wish I Had
If that thing was small enough to "slip" through the floorb...
re: The Web Accessibility Introduction I Wish I Had
That is very true! I touched on it briefly, since the requi...
re: The Web Accessibility Introduction I Wish I Had
Thanks! That creature is still out there somewhere...but it...
re: The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week
Always glad to see my posts appear here. One of the simples...
re: How to be fully alert minutes after waking
A simpler trick I use is placing my alarm across the room. ...
re: The Web Accessibility Introduction I Wish I Had
Thanks! I've read several of your accessibility articles ar...
re: The Web Accessibility Introduction I Wish I Had
When in need of good documentation, developer.mozilla is al...
re: dev.to Show us your octocat alter ego
re: Seven Things to Do Before Asking For Help
Ah I've seen this before! I've found it the most useful for...
re: Seven Things to Do Before Asking For Help
Exactly. You never know when something you see will push yo...
re: Is there a "dev.to updates" mailing list?
I've looked at the feed myself and found it useful, but eve...
re: Introducing Learn Code from Us
Feeling more receptive to info from people similar to us is...
re: Introducing Learn Code from Us
If I could make a suggestion, Tearyne (pronounced like Kare...
re: Introducing Learn Code from Us
You're very welcome! You did a great job with the learncode...
re: Introducing Learn Code from Us
Some extra support for diversity being a large factor in le...
re: Introducing Learn Code from Us
Did you read the rest of that paragraph? "When you're lear...
re: What is a Reasonable Sound-Level Expectation @ Panera?
As a former Panera employee, the acceptable noise level is ...
re: What's your opinion on Coding Bootcamps?
There's already a lot of feedback here, so I'll keep my lim...
re: Do tech companies care about your look?
This is always been an interesting part of the tech communi...
re: Bash from scratch: learn enough bash to write your own scripts
Aww thank you so much for the shout-out in the start! This ...
re: What is Your Opinion about CSS(-in-JS)?
I have nothing against CSS-in-JS, but I have no plans to us...
re: Is front-end development having an identity crisis?
I definitely agree how the lines have gotten much blurrier,...
re: Do you consider yourself fluent in your favorite programming language?
I'll consider myself fluid in any language where I'll know ...
re: JavaScript: In one word
Fireworks
re: How do you stop the desire to learn too much?
Find a larger but still specific goal and focus your learni...
re: Just got my first job offer, going to take it. What are some tips for being the best junior developer I can be?
Be eager to learn, both with help and on your own. Ask col...
re: Do you use the Pomodoro Technique?
That's a creative use of the terminal and, having just test...
re: Does your laptop stay at work?
Unless I'm working remotely, my laptop stays at work. Both ...
re: 25 Tips for New Developers: Advice from a (Mostly) Self-Taught Software Engineer
I agree with the "pattern recognition" tip the most, especi...
re: Do gifs bother you when reading an article?
In articles, yes. In pull requests, never. I believe that ...
re: What little things make you happy while coding?
Feeling all smart and professional. Much of my life had me ...
re: Guys what are some benefits of blogging as a software developer can it help land a job
I would say of all the benefits, the biggest benefits are t...
re: Building a Kickass Portfolio
I've got my own portfolio here - maxwellantonucci.com/. I b...
re: What is a Web Framework, and Why Should You use one?
Very good summary of web frameworks, I'm personally a large...
re: The Shell Introduction I Wish I Had
That's true, I often do the same. May add this to my alias ...
re: The Shell Introduction I Wish I Had
Thanks for the feedback! Good point about the variable name...
re: The Shell Introduction I Wish I Had
Aww shucks :)
re: The Shell Introduction I Wish I Had
I felt the same for the start of my career too. For git sou...
re: Does your team write code tests for front-end code?
If I could find an agnostic service for reliable front-end ...
re: How do you stay focused when everything sucks?
Play sad music Lay down on my couch Wallow in misery for a...
re: What good habits are you trying to adopt?
Mine is doing more reading about software and programming a...
re: What good habits are you trying to adopt?
I've always got my journal with me and plenty of times it's...
re: What are some good questions for a "State of the Web" survey?
Don't forget ones related to accessibility. Obstacles peopl...
re: Why bother presenting as a developer?
Great article. I agree that finding the balance of work and...
re: What kind of breaks do you take throughout the work day?
After lunch, I take a walk and let my mind wander. Through...
re: Discussion: Would you consider building new framework or not
I would only make a framework if it arose organically out o...
re: What is your routine for staying fit and healthy?
Boxing at 5:30 most weekday mornings Walking to work Taking...
re: If your programming language were a Pokemon, which would it be?
CSS would be Eevee. A single pokemon that, when raised righ...
re: How do you avoid feelings of entitlement?
For me, entitlement can best be fought by developing a few ...
re: Give me your best programming haiku
I'm a nice guy, but write CSS in JS? I'll lose my damn mind...
re: Give me your best programming haiku
Make your site look good, fit on phones, have good colors. ...
re: Give me your best programming haiku
Think I'm a genius Bend computers to my will I just google ...
re: The Career Adventures of Johnny JavaScript
Thanks, I'm very glad you liked it!
re: The Career Adventures of Johnny JavaScript
It makes the whole world a better place too.
re: The Career Adventures of Johnny JavaScript
My own take on this lesson for a while has been "learn so m...
re: The Career Adventures of Johnny JavaScript
Especially the last tip. All of them are great for work and...
re: The Career Adventures of Johnny JavaScript
It's great to hear that your senior devs encourage those ki...
re: The Career Adventures of Johnny JavaScript
Thanks, very glad my piece can help spread word about the b...
re: Impostor's Impostor Syndrome..?
I think your willingness to accept past mistakes would make...
re: A Major Announcement for the DEV Community
The second I see the word blockchain on a site, I know it's...
re: Why doesn't CSS move faster (like JavaScript)?
Because CSS is already amazing the way it is, and we love i...
re: Wanted: Ninja Rockstar Code Monkey Hacker Unicorn
5 years of experience in a three-year-old technology Som...
re: What do you Google EVERY. SINGLE. TIME. and never just memorize?
How to cut and paste lines in VIM. I do this all the time w...
re: Why are you NOT worried about the robot apocalypse?
When I die, I at least want it to be in a way that's awesom...
re: Nurse Turned Developer
A very inspiring story, and lots of great advice at the end...
re: Tell Your Story: Has your application been hacked?
Always why I prefer going with static-site generators whene...
re: Do prospective employers actually look at your github?
That's hard to say, as it often depends on what job you hav...
re: Do prospective employers actually look at your github?
My thought has been similar to others in that it "checks of...
re: The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week
I'm very glad my post wound up on this list, but my name is...
re: React is the Treasure I Found Among The Goats
This would be correct :)
re: React is the Treasure I Found Among The Goats
I 100% agree there. It's the main reason I prefer learning ...
re: React is the Treasure I Found Among The Goats
The increased focus on it, both from developers and job lis...
re: Just learn a language. Popularity be darned.
Another point about why your first programming language sho...
re: Fantastic Personal Websites and How to Make Them
Mine is maxwellantonucci.com/. I redesigned it since I want...
re: Fantastic Personal Websites and How to Make Them
MY EYES!!!
re: Going out to eat and understanding the basics of Express.js
Very good overview of an Express app. I've used it slightly...
re: Do you think a CS degree is a requirement for get a job?
If you have to choose between experience and a CS degree, g...
re: Revisit old materials with new perspectives
I'm actually revisiting some old tutorials I've recently wr...
re: I Need jQuery
A Javascript developer needs jQuery like a fish needs a bic...
re: Explain on how to be a part of The Practical Dev.😊💓
A small yet really important thing is just to comment on di...
re: How I Configure Slack for Productivity and Sanity
Thank you for the tips about limiting what's visible in the...
re: How to learn tech skills outside of your wheelhouse?
Do lots of tutorials. They're great for overcoming the ini...
re: Let's talk net neutrality
If I'm 100% honest, the big difference here is the amount o...
re: How does it feel to be a junior developer
I completely agree about taking the extra time to learn mor...
re: My First Ruby on Rails Presenter
I did briefly, although I haven't been focusing on testing ...
re: Are you (programming) in your comfort zone? Please don’t.
I've definitely felt in my learning zone when working with ...
re: Takes Notes on Everything
It is a really good book I agree! Laura Kalbag is a really ...
re: That Topic Has Already Been Covered!
I totally agree about sharing a unique voice and perspectiv...
re: SeeClickFix is looking for Rails and JavaScript Engineers!
I totally agree, it is a great place to be! I'm about to ma...
re: Takes Notes on Everything
I do the same thing! Partly since I don't always have my co...
re: 👻 Do you have any horror stories to share? Spooky bugs, scary data leaks, horrifying code, etc. 🎃
Understandable. I'm surprised your computer escaped intact ...
re: I'm a co-founder of dev.to (this website), ask me anything!
Wow, you may be the only other dev I know that doesn't!
re: I'm a co-founder of dev.to (this website), ask me anything!
A lot of my current code has been in JS, but I'm starting t...
re: Three Helpful Rules for Junior Devs
I'm very glad you liked it. It's even helpful for me to rer...
re: Three Helpful Rules for Junior Devs
You're very welcome! It's always the small steps that count...
re: Takes Notes on Everything
Thank you very much for the offer, but I may just opt to ke...
re: Takes Notes on Everything
Very good point about keeping track of errors made as well....
re: Takes Notes on Everything
Haha, that's a much catchier way of referring to it than I ...
re: Takes Notes on Everything
Happy to do so, Thanks for sharing and confirming with me a...
re: Takes Notes on Everything
Thanks for the suggestion! I'll definitely look into this, ...
re: 👻 Do you have any horror stories to share? Spooky bugs, scary data leaks, horrifying code, etc. 🎃
Also, here's a picture I share with my front-end developer ...
re: 👻 Do you have any horror stories to share? Spooky bugs, scary data leaks, horrifying code, etc. 🎃
CSS ID selectors...nested inside MORE CSS ID SELECTORS!
re: How to Conduct a Job Interview
I'm going to conduct part of an interview in about an hour,...
re: The Privilege Of Learning
I've been pondering similar questions to this myself, and t...
re: What do you Google EVERY. SINGLE. TIME. and never just memorize?
Vim commands. Just...I can't even.
re: How useful dev.to is for the beginner?
For me, this depends on where you are on the "beginner" spe...
re: Hype isn’t a use case
The more exposure I've had to different technologies with m...
re: What to learn next as a front-end developer
As a still learning front-end dev I really enjoyed this pos...
re: Looking for questions to ask developers in a fun interview series
What's your approach to solving a particularly tough issue...
re: Overcoming Impostor Syndrome
This is a great piece, I totally agree that a big part of o...
re: Explain Git Rebase just like I'm five
I actually wrote a git rebase introduction on this site rec...
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