Obinna Ekwuno Writer of all things technical and inspirational. Developer and Community Advocate. In a love-love relationship with JavaScript🔥

Stories by Obinna Ekwuno

Using React Transition Group to improve UI

In this React Transition Group tutorial, learn how to use the CSSTransition and TransitionGroup components in your React app to improve UX.

Obinna Ekwuno
Sep 22, 2022 ⋅ 8 min read

Comparing Tailwind CSS to Bootstrap: Is it time to ditch UI kits?

Bootstrap is known for its responsiveness, whereas proponents of Tailwind CSS typically value the framework’s customizability. Learn why Tailwind CSS is gaining popularity.

Obinna Ekwuno
Sep 22, 2022 ⋅ 13 min read
Build Simple Svelte App

How to build a simple Svelte app

Developers can use both Svelte and React to effectively build web applications. While they serve the same overall purpose, there are distinct differences in how they work.

Obinna Ekwuno
Jun 14, 2022 ⋅ 7 min read
Gatsby APIs you need to know

Gatsby APIs you need to know

In this article, we’ll look at some APIs that can help to create plugins and extend functionality for Gatsby.

Obinna Ekwuno
Aug 6, 2020 ⋅ 4 min read

A guide to Gatsby recipes

In this article, we will be looking at an automated version of Gatsby recipes, a tool used to automate site-building tasks into a single command.

Obinna Ekwuno
Jun 22, 2020 ⋅ 3 min read

How GraphQL boosts performance in Gatsby

We’ll be looking at how Gatsby uses GraphQL to pull in data at build time and also its implications on performance.

Obinna Ekwuno
Jun 4, 2020 ⋅ 5 min read

A guide to Gatsby incremental builds

Now it’s possible to change a single typo and rebuild just that targeted change in ten seconds instead of triggering a complete rebuild that can take several minutes!

Obinna Ekwuno
May 20, 2020 ⋅ 5 min read

Handling interprocess communications in Electron applications like a pro

In this article, we’ll look at how to pass data between different windows (known as processes).

Obinna Ekwuno
Dec 17, 2019 ⋅ 5 min read
How to Build Performant Web Applications for Slow Networks

How to build performant web applications for slow networks

Performant web apps use offline caching and media handling techniques to improve performance and optimize the experience for users running on slow networks.

Obinna Ekwuno
Dec 16, 2019 ⋅ 4 min read
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Exploring Netlify Split Testing

Netlify’s Split Testing simplifies A/B and beta testing by splitting traffic between multiple Git branches and providing access from the same production URL.

Obinna Ekwuno
Nov 21, 2019 ⋅ 3 min read

An introduction to deep learning with Brain.js

In this post, we’ll look at some machine learning concepts and learn more about Brain.js.

Obinna Ekwuno
Nov 15, 2019 ⋅ 5 min read

The best Rust frameworks for web dev and desktop apps

A list of the best Rust web and desktop frameworks. Take a look!

Obinna Ekwuno
Oct 18, 2019 ⋅ 5 min read