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.

   



10 Stories by Nelson Michael

Using barrel exports to organize React components

Here, we introduce the concept of barrel exports in React and discuss how to use barrel exports to save development time.
0 5 min read

BEM vs. SMACSS: Comparing CSS methodologies

Following a CSS methodology guarantees that everyone involved in the development process speaks the same language. BEM and SMACSS differ but have various unique...
3 6 min read

Exploring the new CSS color functions: CSS Color Module Level 5

Here's an easy reference guide for the new color specification methods available with CSS Color Module Level 5.
0 7 min read

A deep dive into CSS specificity

Learn what CSS specificity is and how it works. Review how to calculate a specificity score and see examples for individual and multiple selectors.
0 6 min read

Using Axios to set request headers

In this article, we’ll explore different ways that Axios can be used to set request headers for API calls.
2 3 min read

What you need to know about Parcel 2

Let's look at the latest version of the JavaScript bundling tool Parcel and its new features that can help developers build faster websites.
0 4 min read

Storing and retrieving JavaScript objects in localStorage

Here, you can learn a trick for storing JavaScript objects as JSON strings in the window.localStorage object.
1 4 min read

Implementing local notifications in Flutter

App notifications are incredibly useful for notifying users about important information. Learn how to implement local notifications in Flutter.
1 6 min read

Using Uniform CSS to build modern UI

In this article, learn how to use Uniform CSS, a configurable utility class generator and CSS framework developed entirely in Sass.
0 4 min read

Top 10 React Grid components and libraries for 2021

Take a look at the top 10 React Grid component libraries that can help you build great-looking and performant grid layouts.
0 4 min read