Why Not Use Return Type and What to Use InsteadJune 17, 2023
Learn why you shouldn't always specify the return type of a function and how to infer the return type of a function. Get the benefit of type inference and type safety.
Understanding the Next.js Robots Metadata FunctionJune 15, 2023
Learn how to control how search engine crawlers interact with your Next.js website using the `robots` metadata function. This feature allows you to provide more granular control over how search engine crawlers interact with your website.
Run Commands in the New Instance of the Bash ShellJune 12, 2023
Learn how to use the bash -c command to create a new instance of the Bash shell and run scripts or commands from a string.
VS Code - Push or Sync Code after a Successful CommitJune 6, 2023
Trigger push or sync as a secondary action after a successful commit
The Paradox of Speed: Why Going Slower Is the Fastest Way to Develop SoftwareMay 26, 2023
Slow down to speed up! Taking time to plan, test, and iterate can ultimately lead to faster and higher quality software development.
Managing Technical Debt: Importance, Types, and StrategiesMay 24, 2023
Technical debt in software development can lead to increased maintenance costs, reduced productivity, and decreased customer satisfaction. Learn how to manage it effectively.
You Are Not Your Code: Separating Your Identity from Your WorkMay 23, 2023
As developers, we often identify too closely with our code. But separating our identity from it is crucial for our mental health and well-being. By focusing on the process, embracing failure, and seeking validation from sources outside of work, we can reduce the emotional toll of our work and gain a new perspective on our development process.
Creating Future-Proof Code: Strategies for Adapting to Changing TechnologiesMay 6, 2023
Creating future-proof code requires developers to stay up-to-date with the latest trends & technologies. Open-source, scalability, modularity, documentation & testing help make code adaptable & flexible to meet changing user & business needs.
How to Password Protect Zip Archives on macOS Using the TerminalApril 13, 2023
Learn how to password protect zip archives on macOS using the Terminal
Using the Terminal to Compress Files on macOSApril 11, 2023
Learn how to use the Terminal on macOS to compress files and folders using the built-in zip command and automate the process with scripts.
Seamlessly Switch between Package Managers with a Shell FunctionMarch 19, 2023
Switch between package managers based on the current working directory.
How to Count the Number of Files Using ls CommandMarch 11, 2023
The CLI is a powerful tool. Learn basic commands like 'ls', '|', and 'wc' for efficient file and directory interactions.
Slow and Steady Wins the Race: Embracing the Marathon of LearningFebruary 27, 2023
Learning is a lifelong journey, and it's essential to approach it with a marathon mindset. Consistent effort over time is key to achieving success.
Balancing Speed, Functionality, and Reliability in Software DevelopmentJanuary 15, 2023
Software development requires balancing three core objectives: making it work, making it fast, and making it right. Prioritizing each is key to success.
Avoiding the Pitfalls of Sunken Cost Fallacy in Software DevelopmentSeptember 16, 2022
Avoid the sunken cost fallacy in software development by assessing progress, involving stakeholders, and exploring new opportunities. Don't let emotional or financial investment cloud your judgement and lead to bad decision-making.
Toggle Boolean State Effectively in ReactAugust 18, 2022
Often, we want to toggle a boolean state in our React application. The first choice is probably using an useState hook, but is it the best option?
Stack Data StructureAugust 17, 2022
The Stack Data Structure is similar to the Queue; Check the article for more details.
Priority Queue Data StructureAugust 16, 2022
To create a Priority Queue, we can leverage a previously created Queue. Want to see more details? Check the article!
Queue Data StructureAugust 15, 2022
The queue is one of the easiest Data Structures, so let's implement it from scratch!
Data Structures and Algorithms in TypeScript - What to ExpectAugust 14, 2022
The new series about Data Structures and Algorithms is here! If you want to know more - check the article.
Create a Large File on macOSAugust 8, 2022
Sometimes we need to have one big file of a specific size. Do not look for one; create one!
Fundamentals of Testing in TypeScript #4November 27, 2021
Testing asynchronous code can be tricky sometimes. We will go through the process of making our testing framework ready for the asynchronous functions.
How to Verify Google Search Console Domain with VercelNovember 26, 2021
Updating DSN records can be scary, but worry not! In this tutorial, we will verify our domain for GSC on Vercel!
How to Insert a Snippet after Pressing a Keyboard Shortcut in VS CodeNovember 10, 2021
A gentle introduction to the world of the keyboard shortcuts and snippets inside VS Code
How to Set Notifications for macOS Consistently in an Automatic WayNovember 5, 2021
Is there any way how we can set notifications automatically and consistently? Let's find out!
How to Merge JSX Component Props in TypeScriptOctober 26, 2021
How can we merge JSX component props in TypeScript? And how can we do it properly? Let's find out!
Use Ternaries Rather than Logical AND in JSX. Or Not?October 24, 2021
Is the ternary operator silver bullet for conditional rendering or not?
A Gentle Introduction to Nullish Coalescing OperatorOctober 11, 2021
The overview of the nullish coalescing logical operator and how to use it.
A Gentle Introduction to ESModules in Node.jsOctober 8, 2021
Every supported version of Node.js now supports ESModules. Here is a tutorial on how to start using them.
Using faker.js on Next.js API RouteMay 4, 2021
A simple tutorial about creating a Next.js API route with dynamic faker.js data.
Fundamentals of Testing in TypeScript #3April 21, 2021
We will isolate tests by building a simple TypeScript testing framework.
Fundamentals of Testing in TypeScript #2April 12, 2021
We will add a layer of abstraction to our simple assertion code to make writing test more easily.
How to Host Express App on VercelApril 3, 2021
A simple tutorial about hosting the Express app on Vercel.
Fundamentals of Testing in TypeScript #1March 31, 2021
We will build our own version of Jest, so you understand what Jest does and how it works from a fundamental level.
Why I Joined the Blogging for Devs CourseMarch 7, 2021
Blogging for Devs is a free email course from marvelous Monica Lent, which can help you with the growth of your blog.
Compress Multiple Folders into Individual Zip Files - macOSNovember 21, 2018
Quick tip about compressing multiple folders into individual zip files
Copy a String Representation of the Specified Object to the Clipboard with Chrome DevtoolsNovember 12, 2018
Quick tip how to copy a string representation of the specified object to the clipboard with Chrome DevTools
Custom Web Search with Alfred on Your MacOctober 20, 2018
You can create a custom web search with Alfred (Spotlight on steroid) without a Powerpack upgrade.