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SJellen

Follow me on twitter & check out my github. Thanks.

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Twitter, Grifters, DevRels, and the end of everything as we know it

Trivia or Job Interview?

Great post. I’ve run into similar types of questions and quiz...

What are your favorite FrontEnd newsletters?

JavaScript weekly

Magic Mouse, it's time..

I’m left handed so I don’t have as many options. One of my w...

What podcast apps do you use?

I loved Overcast but now I use Spotify. Overcast is the best ...

Jan. 8th, 2021: What did you learn this week?

Next.js and framer-motion I love both.

How many email addresses do you use?

2 A main email with alway a zero inbox. I also have a spam or...

What are your favorite coding challenge sites?

Right now I’m heavy into codewars and hackerrank. It really m...

As a beginner, in what order should I learn these languages?

I wouldn’t buy anything else right now. I would spend the nex...

What social media accounts are worth it for developers in 2020?

I quit social media 10years ago and it was a great choice for...

What are you glad you no longer use?

Alcohol and video games

How can I understand JS?

You really need bite size things like nav, increment, form va...

How can I understand JS?

For where you are you need to bridge your html/css knowledge ...

What gives you the most anxiety?

For me its the idea that maybe I'm only a hobbyist. I read p...

What are the last 3 books you read? 📚🤓

Burning Chrome by William Gibson "Fast moving short stories....

As a developer, what problems do you face during job search? 🤔

-As someone changing careers, my resume is useless but it's t...

Postwoman is changing name 🛸

OpenPost

What is the balance between learning and posting content?

Nobody more anti twitter than I am. But I’ve started posting ...

What was your win this week?

Applied for my first Dev job. So that’s huge for me. I was wo...

How do you take screenshots?

CMD + SHIFT + 5 on mac, it also does video.

Get and Store Temperature from a Raspberry Pi with Go

Check out episode 8 of codenewbie. It’s all about this .........

Music Time for Spotify: personalized song recommendations to get you in flow 🎧

I switched to music time few months ago and it’s the best Spo...

How much coffee do you drink?

setTimeout(drinkPotOfCoffee, 1440000)

React mentor

I would recommend the scrimba course scrimba.com/course/glea...

Do you ever go back and clean up your Github repos?

A while ago I went back and added Readme’s using readme-md-ge...

Why you should try Svelte!

FYI.. Just got an email this morning saying that Scrimba has ...

What VS Code theme do you use?

I use Material Theme Ocean High Contrast. I know its pretty b...

Name the last book you read.

Do you mean LoTR? I tried reading the hobbit as a kid but g...

Name the last book you read.

The Quiet American is great. The Berlin game is the first ...

Name the last book you read.

It was either Berlin Game or The Quiet American.

Name the song you love the most 😁

Right this second it’s: Life on Mars by David Bowie.

5 things I miss after switching from Windows laptop to MacBookPro.

My dock is available on every screen(but not at the same ti...

Help For learn Code

I would first check if Scrimba has a free course.

My VSCode, Visual Settings (Theme, tab layouts,etc)

Thanks for the Music Time recommendation. Much better than ...

NPM Start Problems

I’m having kinda the same problem with electron. And this i...

The reason I'm starting a blog.

I'm also going to start a blog soon also. I'm closing in o...

Online courses recommendation

In the beginning you may have to sample a little of everythin...

How You can Fight Corona

For data check kaggle.com not sure how many dataset are up ...

Build a Simple Arcade Game With Vanilla JavaScript - DOM Manipulation🚀

Here's my mine I'm fidgeting with the lines: duck.style.t...

How do I center a logo in this position?

did you try margin: 0 auto;

15 Must Have Mac Menu Bar Apps for Developers

Pixel Snap is worth every penny. It saves so much time.

6 VS Code Extensions That Give You Superpowers 🦸‍♂️

I just wanted to add that while not an extension, emmet ins...

100 Programming Projects Just for You

Thanks for pointing me to front end mentor. It’s the the ex...

Using CSS viewport units (vw, vh ...) for font sizes can be tricky

I think if you do html { font-size: 62.5% } then using ...

Create a cool typing animation for your portfolio

Here's a font to use with the typewriter It crazy because ...

What's a great talk you watched or listened to recently?

I'll go non tech. this is what I was watching on the treadm...

What would you like to know about CSS?

I’m working on a dark mode and it’s going well with css var...

Codecademy - CSS 9: Advanced Grid

Plus it probably wouldn’t let you advance until it was at e...

Codecademy - CSS 9: Advanced Grid

“ I tested the z-index value from 1-10 and it always put th...

Learn to Code Without Wasting Time & Money

Everything you said is 100% true. Especially about Udemy c...

My favorite 2019 (dev) tools

“...You can learn anything on YouTube.” My gf’s car radio ...

What Are Your Goals For 2020?

Get a job as a web/front end developer. Should be ready to...

Get Hired: A New Series

“ I realized that the job wasn't worth losing my mental hea...

Do you use Bootstrap?

I’m an advanced beginner so I know little. And I’m mostly w...

Do you use Bootstrap?

I’m using it for a portfolio project that basically has 50 ...

12+ Black Friday deals for Developers and Designers - 2019

Affinity photo, designer and publisher are 30% off each.

Apply to all jobs, job postings are not realistic anyway.

This is the main reason I stopped learning data science and...

Apply to all jobs, job postings are not realistic anyway.

As someone switching careers midlife, this helps to hear.

How be less stressed?

Definitely lofi. I’d also add exercise

What did you have the hardest time learning?

The big O.

The Web, then and now

I’m reading a series of books and they are quick reads but ...

10 tips to increase your productivity and get things done

Couple of things that I do that help me a lot are: ...

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