Nelson Michael

  Nelson Michael is a frontend developer from Nigeria. When he's not meddling with CSS, he spends his time writing, sharing what he knows, and playing games.


22 Stories by Nelson Michael

Implementing function overloading in TypeScript

We discuss function overloading in TypeScript and investigate how (and in what scenario) )we can most effectively implement it.
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Best React Native search libraries

We explore two libraries for integrating powerful search capabilities into React Native apps: React InstantSearch Hooks and Reactive Hooks.
0 9 min read

Add firework and particle effects to your React app

We explore the features of the react-particles components and show how to use it to add captivating effects to your React app.
0 9 min read

The best Next.js starter templates

We review some of the most popular Next.js website starter templates, offering a range of features and customization options.
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Guide to hiding elements in CSS

We explore a variety of approaches for hiding webpage elements using CSS and evaluate them for performance and accessibility.
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Using reactive variables with Apollo Client

We use reactive variables and field policies in GraphQL's Apollo Client to manage local state in client-side, JavaScript framework apps.
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Top 10 React Grid components and libraries for 2023

Build great-looking and performant grid layouts with the top 10 React Grid components and libraries, such as React Data Grid and Griddle.
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Create smooth page transitions with Barba.js

We discuss using Barba.js to create seamless, smooth page transitions for enhanced user experience on your website.
0 9 min read

The 4 best React Native routing libraries

We take a close look at top React Native routing libraries, exploring their features and use cases, to help you make an informed choice.
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Build a React app using Grommet for the UI

Learn how to use Grommet to quickly and easily create a modern, intuitive, and accessible user interface for your React application.
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Getting started with Bun and React

Bun is a JavaScript runtime that offers a rich set of features. Check Bun's speed vs. Node.js and Deno. Create a React app with...
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Understanding background-size in CSS

This article will investigate the background-size property in CSS and how it works and will review examples for its property values.
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