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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...
Ovie Okeh
8 min read

Why you should render React on the server side

Many of you probably use React CLI, better known as Create React App (CRA). Using CRA allows you to get up and running with ease...
Muhammad Muhsin
5 min read

const assertions are the killer new TypeScript feature

Typescript 3.4 is out and while I find the official TypeScript docs very informative, they always feel a little bit too academic and a...
Paul Cowan
5 min read

The beginner’s guide to mastering React props

As you learn how to develop web applications using React, you will inevitably come across the concept of props. Understanding the way props work...
Nathan Sebhastian
8 min read

Server-side rendering with Vue and Nuxt.js

Server-side Rendering (SSR) or Universal Rendering, as it is sometimes called, is not a new concept in web development. Before the increasing popularity of single-page...
Caleb Oki
7 min read

Programmatic file downloads in the browser

Blobs and object URLs exposed File downloading is a core aspect of surfing the internet. Tons of files get downloaded from the internet every day...
Glad Chinda
12 min read

Is Gatsby really that great?

What is GatsbyJS? In their own words, “Gatsby is a free and open source framework based on React that helps developers build blazing fast websites and apps.”...
Luke Joliat
5 min read

It’s a trap-ezoid: CSS Shapes aren’t what you’d expect

When I first heard of CSS Shapes, I fell into the trap of expecting a drawing API. I thought it’d be a CSS version...
John Rhea
8 min read

What’s new in Chrome 74

Chrome 74 has arrived, and while there’s not much exciting from a user-facing perspective, there are some goodies for the developer minded. The new...
Ben Ewing
2 min read

12 tips for writing clean and scalable JavaScript

JavaScript has its origins in the early web. Starting out as a scripting language, it has now evolved into a fully fledged programming language...
Lukas Gisder-Dubé
7 min read

New Angular features you didn’t know existed

TL;DR: In this post, you will be introduced to a few new Angular features you might not know about. We will look at the...
Nwose Lotanna
5 min read

Getting started with Create React App

Create React App is a popular toolchain for building simple apps. The goal of this post is to explain the components of Create React...
Karthik Kalyanaraman
11 min read