Christian Nwamba

  JS preacher. Developer 🥑. Building the web with the community @concatenateConf @forLoopAfrica. JS and Senior Advocacy for the Next Billion Users through Microsoft.


11 Stories by Christian Nwamba

How to use mixins and custom functions in Vue

Vue mixins and directives allow you to further extend your application and write more readable code by minimizing moving parts.
0 6 min read

When (and when not) to use Redux

Managing state when building complex tasks was quite a pain in the neck until Redux came along. Inspired by Flux an application design pattern,...
7 5 min read

Tools for frontend continuous integration monitoring

As a developer, you can greatly improve your process using continuous integration. You want to continually ship little changes you make and get them...
0 4 min read

Set up React Hot Loader in 10 minutes

Several years ago, it was becoming tiring (and annoying in the case where the changes do not render as expected) to refresh the browser...
3 7 min read

A quick and complete guide to TypeScript types

Photo by Mr Cup / Fabien Barral on Unsplash TypeScript is a typed superset of JavaScript that compiles to plain JavaScript. TypeScript is open-sourced, it...
0 4 min read

5 React Motion use cases with examples

React Motion is a library that makes it easy to create realistic animations within components using the laws of physics. An endless possibilities of...
0 17 min read

Detect location and local timezone of users in JavaScript

Detecting the location of your users can be really useful if you want to personalize your user’s experience when they browse through your website....
4 7 min read

Animating Route Transitions with React Router

React Router v4 provides an intuitive, declarative API for building React apps that support navigation. However, there is not much in the docs, stack-overflow,...
0 4 min read

Quick guide to webpack bundle and code splitting with React

Introduction You’re probably here because your app has grown to the point where forcing the user to download the entire thing as a single...
0 2 min read

Manipulate date and time in JavaScript using MomentJS

It’s almost 2018! We use dates and time every day of our lives, I just did, and if you are a developer designing a...
0 4 min read

Building server-rendered apps in Vue using Nuxt.js

This post will walk you through the process of building server-rendered webpages in Vue — a progressive JavaScript framework that is simple to start using. I’ll...
1 4 min read