Google Maps Store Locator
Google Maps Store Locator gives you list of your physical store locations on a dedicated store locator page by applying Google Maps Integration. It can take all your stores to the Limelight. Clients can easily find your stores by address of your stores. This extension enables…
How do you deal with spelling mistakes in your source code?
Especially when you're collaborating with other teammates on a project. I can't help but cringe when I see variable names spelled incorrectly. For example: "currentMounth" instead of "currentMonth" 🤢 Is it normal? Does that make me a grammar nazi? I'm curious to know how do you…
How do you all manage projects/working in GitHub?
I've been using Zenhub in the past, but this week I'm trying out GitHub's own projects. It seems pretty ok? With a few exceptions like I can't create issues while viewing a project. I also really miss the ability to view two repos at one time on the same kanban board since most…
Working at startup VS Shipping/Doing your own
I know I love making startups and eventually one will take off, but now, I need to choose. Is working for 1 year at an early stage startup as a Product Engineer worthwhile? Will I learn a lot that'd help me in my goal? Or I should spend the time, shipping full-time and learning…
Every time you build a To Do list app, a puppy dies.
I was looking for ideas to learn React, and I came across this beauty: https://medium.freecodecamp.org/every-time-you-build-a-to-do-list-app-a-puppy-dies-505b54637a5d
Development on Windows
Hey all, Does anyone around here use Windows as their primary development platform? How do you find it? Any tips, tricks, gotchas? So far I've got Bash on Ubuntu on Windows and Docker both setup and working. It doesn't seem to be as hard as it used to be!
Projects we wish we could forget
We all have some projects that we've worked on that we wish we could forget.. What's yours?
2017 JS rising stars
The thing that made me sad reading this whole list was that I won't have the time to ever play around with all these awesome projects. Vue in particular seems like something that would be fun to learn since I've been React-land for quite a while now. But I also want to dive…
Refactoring: Removing Tangled Control Coupling
Hi Folks, I wrote a blog post on a refactoring technique that we use at work: https://kellysutton.com/2017/12/07/refactoring-removing-tangled-control-coupling.html Hope you find this useful! Happy to discuss or clarify anything here.
Dealing with boolean checks on async functions
Hey everyone, this week I wrote some code that unfortunately slipped past our internal checks, and impacted how emails were getting processed. The fix is really obvious and dumb, but I'm just wondering if anyone has advice on how to avoid bugs like this in the future. Ideally…