Ovie Okeh

  Programming enthusiast, lover of all things that go beep.

     



12 Stories by Ovie Okeh

The benefits and trade-offs of going serverless

If the use case is right, serverless architectures can offer massive reductions in hosting costs. But you need to be aware of the caveats.
0 6 min read

The complete guide to publishing a React package to npm

So you want to publish a React component as a package to npm? This guide has all the information you need.
2 16 min read

The 10 most important JavaScript frameworks of the past decade

Feeling nostalgic? Take some time to reflect on all the JavaScript frameworks that have influenced us as developers this past decade.
9 8 min read

Using a headless CMS with React

If you need a traditional CMS but you're happy with your own React site, check out a headless CMS like Contentful for your publishing...
2 13 min read

Experimental React: Using Suspense for data fetching

Dive into React's new Concurrent Mode by exploring the power and utility of Suspense for data fetching.
3 15 min read

Building a payments system with React and Stripe

Learn how to set up a simple payments system with Stripe and React, just in time for the holidays.
4 15 min read

Creating a “Lists” PWA with React and Firebase

Our tutorial walks you through creating a PWA using React and Firebase.
0 21 min read

State management using only React Hooks

Managing shared state in larger React apps used to require third-party libraries, but no more.
0 6 min read

3 rules for writing idiomatic TypeScript

Stop writing TypeScript like you're writing JavaScript.
1 8 min read

How to write useful end-to-end tests with Cypress

Learn how to write useful e2e tests that replicate user behavior on the front end using Cypress.
4 7 min read

Exploring Sapper + Svelte: A quick tutorial

As a follow-up to our post on Svelte.js, we're taking a good look at its companion component framework, Sapper.
7 10 min read

Truly reactive programming with Svelte 3.0

That title is a bit dramatic, but then again, so is Svelte and the idea behind it. If you don’t know what Svelte is...
3 8 min read