DEV Community

Michael J. Larocca profile picture

Michael J. Larocca

Hello, I'm Michael. Like many people, I am an aspiring self-taught web developer.

Transitioning from Developer to Developer Advocate: A Guide for Aspiring Tech Professionals

Transitioning from Developer to Developer Advocate: A Guide for Aspiring Tech Professionals

6
Comments 2
10 min read

Want to connect with Michael J. Larocca?

Create an account to connect with Michael J. Larocca. You can also sign in below to proceed if you already have an account.

Already have an account? Sign in
From Learning to Earning: A Comprehensive Guide to Navigating Your Tech Career

From Learning to Earning: A Comprehensive Guide to Navigating Your Tech Career

10
Comments 4
14 min read
Developing a Dynamic Hamburger Menu in React: A Step-by-Step Guide

Developing a Dynamic Hamburger Menu in React: A Step-by-Step Guide

5
Comments
12 min read
Building a Dropdown Menu in React: A Step-by-Step Guide

Building a Dropdown Menu in React: A Step-by-Step Guide

5
Comments 2
11 min read
A Guide to Better Code Organization in React through File Separation

A Guide to Better Code Organization in React through File Separation

7
Comments
16 min read
Kickstart Your Coding Journey: A Guide to Free Web Development Resources

Kickstart Your Coding Journey: A Guide to Free Web Development Resources

6
Comments 2
16 min read
Learn to Use Component Identifiers as Props for Rendering Various HTML Elements Dynamically

Learn to Use Component Identifiers as Props for Rendering Various HTML Elements Dynamically

Comments
7 min read
JavaScriptmas 2023 - Week 4

JavaScriptmas 2023 - Week 4

Comments
19 min read
JavaScriptmas 2023 - Week 3

JavaScriptmas 2023 - Week 3

Comments
16 min read
Front-End Development: Setting Up Your Environment and Essential Learning Topics

Front-End Development: Setting Up Your Environment and Essential Learning Topics

6
Comments
18 min read
JavaScriptmas 2023 - Week 2

JavaScriptmas 2023 - Week 2

Comments
16 min read
JavaScriptmas 2023 - Week 1

JavaScriptmas 2023 - Week 1

Comments
7 min read
What to Expect When You’re Expecting a Developer Job

What to Expect When You’re Expecting a Developer Job

Comments
12 min read
React Avatars: Creating a Versatile Component with Conditional Rendering and Custom Functions

React Avatars: Creating a Versatile Component with Conditional Rendering and Custom Functions

5
Comments
8 min read
A Guide to React Children Props: Star Wars Button Tutorial

A Guide to React Children Props: Star Wars Button Tutorial

Comments
4 min read
How to Integrate Font Awesome Icons into React Applications

How to Integrate Font Awesome Icons into React Applications

Comments
5 min read
From Skillset to Networking: Tactics for Standing Out in a Challenging Job Market

From Skillset to Networking: Tactics for Standing Out in a Challenging Job Market

6
Comments
10 min read
Milestone 100th Issue: Using Blogging to Elevate Your Career

Milestone 100th Issue: Using Blogging to Elevate Your Career

Comments
5 min read
Mastering CSS Fundamentals: Knowing When To Transition from Basics to Frameworks

Mastering CSS Fundamentals: Knowing When To Transition from Basics to Frameworks

12
Comments 4
20 min read
From JavaScript to TypeScript: Enhance Your Skills and Your Web Development Career

From JavaScript to TypeScript: Enhance Your Skills and Your Web Development Career

4
Comments
9 min read
Developing Executive Presence: How to Become a Sought-After Developer

Developing Executive Presence: How to Become a Sought-After Developer

Comments
5 min read
Revamp Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile: Expert Tips to Get Noticed and Hired

Revamp Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile: Expert Tips to Get Noticed and Hired

Comments
6 min read
Mastering JavaScript Fundamentals: Unleashing Your Framework Readiness

Mastering JavaScript Fundamentals: Unleashing Your Framework Readiness

9
Comments
15 min read
AI and Developer Experience: Insights from James Quick at That Conference

AI and Developer Experience: Insights from James Quick at That Conference

Comments
8 min read
How to Transition from JR Dev to an In-Demand Developer: Your Path to Getting Hired

How to Transition from JR Dev to an In-Demand Developer: Your Path to Getting Hired

1
Comments
11 min read
How to Make a Confetti React Custom Hook

How to Make a Confetti React Custom Hook

2
Comments
9 min read
How to Make a Best Dice Roll React Component

How to Make a Best Dice Roll React Component

Comments
8 min read
How to Make a Best Time React Component

How to Make a Best Time React Component

Comments
9 min read
How to Get Started Learning Web Development from Scratch

How to Get Started Learning Web Development from Scratch

4
Comments
9 min read
Building a Stopwatch App with React and date-fns

Building a Stopwatch App with React and date-fns

Comments
7 min read
How to Make a Countdown App with React and date-fns

How to Make a Countdown App with React and date-fns

1
Comments
8 min read
Creating Opportunity: Personal Branding Strategies for Success

Creating Opportunity: Personal Branding Strategies for Success

Comments
6 min read
Learn Local Storage in React: Create a Light and Dark Theme Switcher Application

Learn Local Storage in React: Create a Light and Dark Theme Switcher Application

2
Comments
7 min read
Understanding and Implementing Unique Keys in React

Understanding and Implementing Unique Keys in React

Comments
4 min read
Always Prepared: Crafting a Contingency Plan for Job Loss and Recovery

Always Prepared: Crafting a Contingency Plan for Job Loss and Recovery

Comments 1
5 min read
Expert Guidance for Succeeding in Technical Writing and Blogging

Expert Guidance for Succeeding in Technical Writing and Blogging

6
Comments
4 min read
React: How to Use the Star Wars API for Beginners

React: How to Use the Star Wars API for Beginners

1
Comments
9 min read
Using React useState Hook to Manage Object Props

Using React useState Hook to Manage Object Props

Comments 1
5 min read
Creating a True/False Toggle in React with useState Hook for Beginners

Creating a True/False Toggle in React with useState Hook for Beginners

Comments 3
8 min read
Exploring React Props by Creating Star Trek Card Components

Exploring React Props by Creating Star Trek Card Components

1
Comments
8 min read
Creating a Travel Journal with React

Creating a Travel Journal with React

1
Comments
7 min read
Creating a Digital Business Card with React

Creating a Digital Business Card with React

3
Comments
8 min read
Create a React Project, Push It to GitHub, and Deploy With Netlify, From the Command Line

Create a React Project, Push It to GitHub, and Deploy With Netlify, From the Command Line

2
Comments
9 min read
Maximizing Your Job Search: Insights from Andronica Klaas, Meta Engineer

Maximizing Your Job Search: Insights from Andronica Klaas, Meta Engineer

4
Comments
8 min read
Teacher Feature: Christopher Lis

Teacher Feature: Christopher Lis

6
Comments
6 min read
How to Ace Your Technical Interview

How to Ace Your Technical Interview

5
Comments
7 min read
JavaScript: How to Use the Chuck Norris API for Beginners

JavaScript: How to Use the Chuck Norris API for Beginners

1
Comments
13 min read
iCodeThis: Improve Your Coding Skills With Free Daily Challenges

iCodeThis: Improve Your Coding Skills With Free Daily Challenges

4
Comments
5 min read
LinkFree: More Than Just Your Links, It’s a Tech Social Platform

LinkFree: More Than Just Your Links, It’s a Tech Social Platform

2
Comments
8 min read
How to Become a Full Stack Designer in 2023

How to Become a Full Stack Designer in 2023

3
Comments
10 min read
Amazing Conferences for Developers in 2023

Amazing Conferences for Developers in 2023

2
Comments 1
9 min read
How to Become a Web Developer in 2023

How to Become a Web Developer in 2023

5
Comments 2
11 min read
JavaScriptmas 2022 - Issue 4

JavaScriptmas 2022 - Issue 4

1
Comments
13 min read
JavaScriptmas 2022 - Issue 3

JavaScriptmas 2022 - Issue 3

5
Comments
16 min read
JavaScriptmas 2022 - Issue 2

JavaScriptmas 2022 - Issue 2

3
Comments
12 min read
JavaScriptmas 2022 - Issue 1

JavaScriptmas 2022 - Issue 1

6
Comments
8 min read
LinkedIn Profile Optimization With Austin Henline

LinkedIn Profile Optimization With Austin Henline

4
Comments
11 min read
Why do entry level web developer jobs require experience?

Why do entry level web developer jobs require experience?

5
Comments 1
6 min read
A simple guide to understanding technical web developer jargon

A simple guide to understanding technical web developer jargon

7
Comments
5 min read
What Is the Difference Between Coding and Programming?

What Is the Difference Between Coding and Programming?

20
Comments
5 min read
loading...