This short tippet is just to show some of the settings I have added recently which I have been enjoying and help me be productive longer. I have a tonne of custom settings like format on save and custom themes but the few I have listed here are slightly less conventional but have made a good difference to my workflow.
If you want to see me explain more about the settings and why I like them you can watch the video here or scroll on to just read.
Giving a f*ck might actually save you time! This tool makes me laugh and makes me faster with the command line tools so it’s a win-win.
If you want a video version of this guide where I talk a bit more about the fun:
Or else continue reading. 🧑🏻💻
Today we will look at “The F*ck” which is a super helpful CLI tool that lets you use those suggested commands in the terminal without having to retype everything again.
Have you ever had that frustrating moment where you type a wrong command, something like grabbing a new branch with…
Sometimes you would like to suggest some options to a user as they type something into an input. Maybe there are popular search categories or tags that people are looking for. You could, of course, implement an API driven feature, or if you want to get a quick way for it to be up and running why not just use the
In case you want to watch me mess around with the
datalist tag you can watch it here or else keep scrolling to read.
In this article, we will look at five of my favourite Chrome Extensions that I use nearly every day.
I recently went through my Chrome extensions to clean out all of the ones I hadn’t used recently (over a dozen it turns out). During this time, I took a little time to think which ones I had used over the past week or at least most weeks, and that’s what inspired this article.
A video version of this article:
Lighthouse is an open-source, automated tool for improving the quality of web pages. You can run it against any web…
console.log command. In this video/post, I'm going to show you some alternatives to using just log so you can get much more useful console output.
You can watch my video explanation here or scroll on to keep reading. 💜
⏱ There are timestamps…
Over 20 updates were packed into the new Next.js version 10 update, and in this article, I will go over the big ones. If you are looking for the official word, head over to Next.js’s blog post.
We can now safely update to React 17 with the newest update. When you upgrade to Next.js …
Just 12 months before I started earning over €100,000 a year, I was working selling fine wines in a small shop and building some websites between customers for people. I was earning €400 (before tax) a week or just over €20,000 per year, so I forgive myself a little for the huge mistake I made (from excitement) when my income was over the space of twelve months, literally multiplied. …
Note: All the titles are links to the MDN docs.
Returns the character at the specified index.
"Hello World".charAt(2); // returns "l" // If we pass no value it defaults to an index of 0 "Hello World".charAt(); // returns "H" // If we…
As developers, we sometimes get used to the great broadband in our offices and localhost being the fastest site ever with no network issues.
What a lot of people forget is just over half of all internet traffic is driven over mobile phones, and unless you are in a booming city, a consistent internet connection is not all that normal.
This is the first installment of a series in which I am going to go over some tips and tricks to easily create a better experience for people who have a bad internet connection. …
A problem I had within our teams in my last gig was running projects consistently across multiple operating systems. I spent a few weeks trying to hack around Docker files that would give the teams a consistent workflow locally, but then I found that Visual Studio Code can do it so easily with just one plugin.
This guide combines Visual Studio Code and Docker to mimic your production settings and create consistency across the development environments. Both Docker and Visual Studio Code are required to be installed to use this guide.
The guide is written for a Node environment with…