Fortune Ikechi

  Fortune Ikechi is a frontend engineer based in Rivers State, Nigeria. He is a student of the University of Port Harcourt. He is passionate about community and software engineering processes.


14 Stories by Fortune Ikechi

Build a React autocomplete component from scratch

Build a React autocomplete component that improves user experience by offering relevant phrasing suggestions based on a user's input.
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Authenticate your Next.js application using Auth0

Use the Auth0 Next.js SDK to add Auth0, an authentication CLI, to a notes application built in Next.js.
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Understanding Swift schedulers

Using schedulers in Swift to manage queues and loops can free up space on your main thread and update your UI.
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CSS custom properties as of 2021

Learn more about custom properties with CSS, including their functionality with JavaScript, APIs, and React
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Using React Hooks to create sticky headers

Having trouble implementing a sticky header on a table? Take a look at how to build a sticky header using React Hooks.
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Top testing libraries for React in 2021

Testing your applications ensures quality performance and erases bugs. Explore the top testing libraries to find which best fits your project.
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WMR: The Swiss Army knife for web apps

WMR is an all-in-one development tool for modern web apps built by the Preact team. Learn more about WMR's features and how to build...
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Why is Rust so popular?

Here, you can learn what Rust is, why it's popular, what its benefits are, and what its use cases are for the workforce.
1 4 min read

The top 5 React animation libraries compared

In this post, we’ll compare the top five React animation libraries and evaluate each for popularity, developer experience, and bundle size.
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The top choices for React lazy loading libraries in 2021

The React ecosystem has a number of packages that help to optimize applications through lazy loading. In this post, I’ll highlight some of the...
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Using React Uploady to upload files

Here, you can explore how to upload files in React with React Uploady by building a file uploads system.
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Understanding (and effectively using) asynchronous JavaScript

In this article, we'll learn what asynchronous JavaScript is and how to write asynchronous JavaScript using promises and async/await.
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