All 203 Comments

re: What was your win this week?
lmao yeah finishing the content of khan academy would be a ...
re: What was your win this week?
I graduated today!
re: What was your win this week?
Finished my thesis / capstone project for my CS degree. No ...
re: Someone could help me about calculations in blade views?
I suggest you make your views as dumb as possible. What I m...
re: What was your win this week?
Muchas gracias!
re: How To Ask For Help Without Seeming Lazy
Step 7: If you've reached this far, you might want to take ...
re: What was your win this week?
Accepted a job offer earlier this week. I'm officially an e...
re: What is your one piece of advice or best tip for getting better in Python programming?
Embrace PEP in all its glory.
re: How to Answer — “What Programming Language Should I Learn First?”
I like to recommend this little site when asked the similar...
re: How To Build Your Data Science Career Change Action Plan
Thanks for sharing. Data Science had really piqued my inter...
re: What are your favorite programming language syntax features?
List Comprehensions in Python is an interesting one. I abso...
re: What was the first programming language you fell in love with?
Is there something about your first language that always h...
re: #100DaysofCode worth it or not? 🤔
Thanks!
re: #100DaysofCode worth it or not? 🤔
I personally think that consistency will always be the comm...
re: Which game are you playing right now?
What game are you playing right now? Trying to find an e...
re: How To Boost Your Productivity & Get Sh*t Done
I personally still use a good old pen and paper planner for...
re: What Type of Music Do You Listen to While Coding?
I personally prefer absolute silence. Any semblance of melo...
re: Sharing code examples with Carbon
A carbon generated image + a link to a gist would be the pe...
re: How to distinguish admin users from normal users?
Hi! I really don't have much to add, your approach is much...
re: How to distinguish admin users from normal users?
At the bare minimum, I have a users, roles, permissions, an...
re: What Bugs Have This New Year Brought?
I've had tons of failing tests on one of my projects at the...
re: If you've recently switched code editors— How's it going so far?
2 years of Atom/VS Code, and have recently been granted a s...
re: How to implement real-time notifications in my web application when i can't afford service like firebase ?
I think he meant "afford" in a non-monetary way.
re: How do you pronounce dev.to?
I read it as dev dat tee oh.
re: How do you find personal projects to work on?
Common answer would be to build something that you know you...
re: What are your CLI go to commands and aliases?
alias pt="vendor/bin/phpunit" alias dt="php artisan dusk --...
re: What are your goals for 2019?
Get an office job after graduation! Should be a fun and di...
re: Hey Newbies - What Do You Struggle With Most?
What do you/have you struggled with most? Information ov...
re: Top .NET Core Resources
Nice! Do you have any recommendations for resources that ar...
re: Is there a better alternative to lorem ipsum for placeholder copy?
I've been using Honest Ipsum for a while now and it works w...
re: Simple Laravel Setup for Windows
Nice! I tried it out and I really liked it.
re: What are some misconceptions about web development?
"My son made a website (Wordpress) in school, why do you ch...
re: Remember phonebooks?
We don't have a phone line growing up, but I do remember ye...
re: Black Friday Deals
Only an hour and a half left for the 50% off deal on Laraca...
re: What are your favourite podcasts?
Not for everyone's taste, but the H3 Podcast is my goto pod...
re: What am I missing out if I'm not using a VM/Container for my development setup?
I hesitate to agree with "..never experience it at all.". ...
re: What am I missing out if I'm not using a VM/Container for my development setup?
I appreciate your thoughts on this, it really gave me a new...
re: Cheaper, Smaller Raspberry Pi 3 Announced
Yeah it's been a while since I checked online. Just found o...
re: Cheaper, Smaller Raspberry Pi 3 Announced
Where'd you manage to buy one? I've only seen them being so...
re: Any idea how to start blogging as a developer?
Do you have any idea or recommendations on how and what to...
re: Which Linux Notebook do you recommend?
I've heard awesome things with business grade Thinkpads wit...
re: Do You believe Ruby on rails is still relevant ?
But what i am worried about will i get a job in companies ...
re: Do You believe Ruby on rails is still relevant ?
If your skills are at the mercy of what framework is hot or...
re: Do students get to work with existing codebases?
I'm still technically a student, so yeah some do work with ...
re: What are some reasons to switch to a "native" desktop stack over a web based one?
Update: after a month of tinkering around, I found out that...
re: PHP Frameworks Discussion (beware lots of opinions)
Laravel, though Symfony is catching up as a second favorite...
re: Did you know that Oracle owns the trademark to Javascript?
I should've mentioned that I use that analogy only for peo...
re: Did you know that Oracle owns the trademark to Javascript?
I really don't like that analogy. They're both programming ...
re: what works for you while self learning? What keeps the motivation? What stops you from giving up?
Purpose in life mostly. I firmly believe that if I'm not le...
re: I Am a Fullstack web developer that started working at the tender age of 16 (lol), Ask Me Anything!
Glad to hear. March of 2019? That actually makes us batchma...
re: Why is HTML linting not a common practice?
I was about to slam down and comment that this exactly what...
re: My father has cancer(s)
Good luck kapatid.
re: I Am a Fullstack web developer that started working at the tender age of 16 (lol), Ask Me Anything!
Kamusta!? Any plans on finishing your degree?
re: Welcome Thread - v17
Welcome to the community! Perhaps make a post about your ex...
re: Explain DOM Like I'm Five
There's a ton of technicalities here, but when I was on you...
re: What Did You Try New This Week?
Do you intend to use it as your daily driver? Are there any...
re: What's the minimum amount of JavaScript can a web application get away with?
Refactoring without unit / integration tests or any sort o...
re: Tried TDD and didn't realize the benefits? Try it the next time you get writer's block
... "getting them out of the way" felt like less of a pain...
re: Tried TDD and didn't realize the benefits? Try it the next time you get writer's block
One thing that made me "get" testing is that I'm going to m...
re: PHP Security: Introduction
That was bad, but it was also 17 years ago. Sadly, that ...
re: PHP Security: Introduction
PHP isn't secure by design. Examples to back this statem...
re: ​Linus Torvalds takes a break from Linux
... basically stating that I don't care who you are or how...
re: A Quick Experiment Around Representation on dev.to
Everything refers to men if you bend your mind hard enough ...
re: Python: Still in favor?
What I've come to gather about this field is that just whe...
re: A Quick Experiment Around Representation on dev.to
Saying folks instead of guys seems super forced in a "hell...
re: A Quick Experiment Around Representation on dev.to
My understanding is that it's generally uncomfortable for ...
re: A Quick Experiment Around Representation on dev.to
Can someone who feels excluded with the context presented a...
re: What tools do you use to self-manage your projects?
I've used Asana for work and it worked nicely for collabora...
re: Server Side Rendering pros and cons. When to use it and when to choose something else
Oh yeah I get it now. "rendering" in this context pertains ...
re: Server Side Rendering pros and cons. When to use it and when to choose something else
Thanks for the thorough follow up! I'm not really huge into...
re: Server Side Rendering pros and cons. When to use it and when to choose something else
I'm quite ashamed that there's a lot of terms here that I d...
re: How do you feel about changing naming terms?
Idk if slavery is in a different universe than murder, gend...
re: How do you feel about changing naming terms?
I was trying to stop a process the other day and found out ...
re: Will PHP save your startup?
It would be awesome to revisit this topic once RFCs for str...
re: What's your atomic bomb?
The silly thing is that even knowing how things can get hor...
re: What's your atomic bomb?
Developed a management system for a client way back. Was re...
re: I teach the vocation of software development to hundreds of people each year, Ask Me Anything!
Do you believe that a person can put on an honest effort an...
re: Is programming considered some kind of art ?
I mean, anyone and their dogs want to classify their craft ...
re: I love to document my code. Am I doing it wrong?
That's a good quote!
re: I love to document my code. Am I doing it wrong?
I'm not too sure if this is worth taking even 3 minutes fr...
re: I love to document my code. Am I doing it wrong?
You could argue that the code is already doing the job of ...
re: I love to document my code. Am I doing it wrong?
I strongly believe that a comment is never wrong, unless o...
re: How to Combat Information Overload?
FCC is a good resource with a solid community built around ...
re: How to Combat Information Overload?
I had a similar problem when I was starting out. I remember...
re: [Challenge] Can you play with your language's syntax without breaking it?
I wonder if witches today practice TDD.
re: Explain Middleware Like I'm Five
Daniel is an expert fruit juicer. Fruit is being sent to hi...
re: Explain Factory Pattern Like I'm Five
Plumbers-For-All-Occasions is an awesome company name.
re: Should I learn Go?
Interesting. Can you give some example of Go's restrictive ...
re: Your Degree of Interest in Microsoft
I'd say I'm interested and always on the lookout. A platfor...
re: How to explain what is the back-end?
Soooo, did it worked well? :D
re: Breaking up with JavaScript
Hey! What's up with Xcode that you didn't like?
re: What are some reasons to switch to a "native" desktop stack over a web based one?
Hey thanks for the suggestion, but I'm looking for native i...
re: What are some reasons to switch to a "native" desktop stack over a web based one?
Thanks a bunch! Though after an hour or so of reading up, i...
re: How to explain what is the back-end?
Do you have any tip, analogy, example, or something on how...
re: What are some reasons to switch to a "native" desktop stack over a web based one?
Hiya! I definitely agree on your points. But can you expand...
re: Now, I'm thinking is there anything that can't be done by JS?
Surely one can theoretically write a JS app that spits out ...
re: Breaking up with JavaScript
Switching to a new ecosystem is always exciting and gives y...
re: When is it appropriate to ask for donations?
When people start asking to donate to you, IMO.
re: Four Key Elements of a Healthy Framework Ecosystem
I'm wondering, how important do you think is corporate back...
re: How do you keep your body hydrated during working hours?
I used to have good ol' Slack Bot to remind me every 2 hour...
re: 8 steps to increase your Developer Resume response rate by 90%
"Helping Realine Project to launch 2 SPA apps (MEAR Stack,...
re: Do we live near each other?
City of Malolos, Philippines!
re: How to upgrade RAM on your laptop
Oh yeah I see, that's the reason why (some) RAM sticks are ...
re: How to upgrade RAM on your laptop
Err, but they're the same memory size and frequency though?...
re: How to upgrade RAM on your laptop
I actually just upgraded mine a couple weeks back! One gotc...
re: What will you be working on this weekend?
It's a full-stack web app, though the main focus is on rigo...
re: Who is developer?
twitter.com/iamdevloper
re: What will you be working on this weekend?
A quick zero-code day Friday followed by a weekend of worki...
re: Summary: A brief introduction to vim
Yeah, I'm at a point where I can use vim over nano when edi...
re: Which would you prefer and why?
The second one requires less thinking to be understood IMO,...
re: Summary: A brief introduction to vim
What a summary and brief introduction lol. Vim is such a mo...
re: 99 problems but Python ain't one!
I also agree. Their criticisms are valid (and I wholehearte...
re: I Hav 8+ years in Microsoft technologies and designing Modern s/w architecture, Ask Me Anything!
It depends on your workload, I think. VS is more of a heavy...
re: I Hav 8+ years in Microsoft technologies and designing Modern s/w architecture, Ask Me Anything!
Yeah I agree. VSCode, .NET Core, and Typescript are some of...
re: I Hav 8+ years in Microsoft technologies and designing Modern s/w architecture, Ask Me Anything!
What's one thing that you hate and one thing that you love ...
re: Question for PHP/Laravel developers.
I follow this rule: Controllers are strictly for resource I...
re: Deploying Masonite to PythonAnywhere
They're really a helpful bunch, give us an update if ever i...
re: Deploying Masonite to PythonAnywhere
Oh nice, it gives a Laravel-y feel after a short glance ove...
re: What is the simplest code to explain a loop?
That's a neat trick! But it looks something more of a trick...
re: I'm a fullstack web developer in ecommerce, Ask Me Anything!
Common problems that you face within the domain of eCommerc...
re: What's the deal with downing PHP development?
Interesting. What scenario would you say a developer might ...
re: What is the simplest code to explain a loop?
Yep we love teaching Python cuz it's the best language IMH...
re: What is the simplest code to explain a loop?
Most of the time, you use a for loop when you need to acces...
re: What is the simplest code to explain a loop?
for page in book: print(page)
re: What's the deal with downing PHP development?
@okolbay I can get behind discussion on improvements / fea...
re: Would a compiled version of PHP be great
hacklang.org/
re: Would a compiled version of PHP be great
Facebook's Hack?
re: What's the deal with downing PHP development?
There are only two kinds of languages: the ones people com...
re: What are/were your go to resources for learning Ruby and Rails?
I'm a PHP developer, but Ruby is one of the languages that ...
re: What do you think about Open Source Society University?
I tried to take up OSSU 2 years ago to complement as I star...
re: SHE CAN CODE!
We got your back!
re: I'm a Swift Native Speaker, Ask Me Anything!
This has been a great exchange. Thanks a lot for your time!
re: I'm a Swift Native Speaker, Ask Me Anything!
On average there's a lot more Android jobs (which is to be ...
re: I'm a Swift Native Speaker, Ask Me Anything!
Thank you for your insight! Though not really materializin...
re: I'm a Swift Native Speaker, Ask Me Anything!
Your thoughts on Android vs iOS? Specifically in the contex...
re: I'm a Salesforce Technical Lead, Ask Me Anything!
That's an interesting read. Thanks!
re: I'm a Salesforce Technical Lead, Ask Me Anything!
Hello, Javier! I'm not really familiar, sooo... what is Sal...
re: How custom is your setup?
Recently got hooked up with a student license for Jetbrain ...
re: Cycles while and for in JS, help me!
You're welcome! Coming from a country with Spanish heritage...
re: Cycles while and for in JS, help me!
var d = document.getElementById("dibujito"); var lienzo = d...
re: I am Android Developer with Java and Kotlin, Ask Me Anything!
I really admire Java as a language, and have always believe...
re: What are your guiding principles in software development?
Real developers ship. Sounds elitist and I can't even remem...
re: My First Post, and I want you guys to be part of it!!
Looks clean and loads fast on my machine. I can't design if...
re: 25 Tips for New Developers: Advice from a (Mostly) Self-Taught Software Engineer
I agree with a lot of points in your post, but the top comm...
re: dev.to is now open source
Congratulations Ben and the rest of the team!
re: Do gifs bother you when reading an article?
A handful is tolerable. But when it becomes a Tumblr gif-fe...
re: Explain sourcemaps
Hi ben! I'm slightly confused: what kind of situation is th...
re: Explain the difference between PATCH and PUT Like I'm Five
It's raining hard. Your roof has holes. You patch it. Its ...
re: Games that teach you to program (without you realizing it)
Its too time consuming that I have to issue a refund :/
re: Games that teach you to program (without you realizing it)
On a higher level, this shouldn't come as a surprise. We ar...
re: AI WILL Take Over Most Human Jobs by 2030
We are getting too close to becoming a real life episode of...
re: Games that teach you to program (without you realizing it)
I just realized that I've played Counter Strike ever since ...
re: I love coding history books. Here are some I'd recommend.
Not a book, but Triumph of the Nerds is a pretty good (and ...
re: Extreme Makeover: Code Edition
Yeahh, 5 lines is too short IMO. Especially for the more ve...
re: Extreme Makeover: Code Edition
I'm personally in the "Clean comments shouldn't have code" ...
re: Linux distro you are using for development?
Yup! It's the distro that just works. But sadly, LM19 is st...
re: Linux distro you are using for development?
Linux Mint for the longest time, but currently on Ubuntu 18...
re: Devs using font ligatures, what's the selling point?
I used to be huge into font ligatures too, then PHP came an...
re: I Want Scalar Objects in PHP
Maybe I'm missing something, but isn't how JavaScript does ...
re: I Want Scalar Objects in PHP
php as not strictly typed language curently is not ready f...
re: I Want Scalar Objects in PHP
var_dump($hello.replace('Matt', 'Bob')); // Hello Bob! ...
re: What are your programming hype songs?
I guess I'd try! Some orchestral score of the original Poke...
re: What are your programming hype songs?
I can't focus writing code with music on. The code that I'm...
re: Fast-track to a new language for an experienced programmer
Good read! My similar technique (though webdev focused) is ...
re: Help! I'm stuck!
#100DaysOfCode is a good one.
re: Is it normal that devs get stuck to figure out a solution while using external libraries?
I wonder many times does it mean I am slow at adopting the...
re: What is your favourite function()?
$(""); Because it took me almost half a year to realize...
re: Do you use syntax checking tools?
I use PHP+Laravel, and php-cs-fixer is my preferred setup. ...
re: Sell me your stack!
Write a Hello World in no time at all! I'm sold! But se...
re: Sell me your stack!
Just as a side note, I'm not offended personally, but peop...
re: How do you keep up with all of your favorite blogs?
For straight up articles, yes. I really like that we're sti...
re: How do you keep up with all of your favorite blogs?
I read dev.to every now and then in the office and mess aro...
re: Fast way to build CRUD app?
I'm a Laravel guy, but Django's scaffolding system is prett...
re: What are some stuff that you wish somebody told you when you started learning Vim?
... You know, there are companies which provide their deve...
re: 5 Reasons You Should Write That Blog Post
Oh wow, thanks for the compliments. That's the least I can ...
re: 5 Reasons You Should Write That Blog Post
lmao happened a couple of times already. I was like, "man, ...
re: Code for Humans
Guys People get triggered with anything these days lmao.
re: What are some stuff that you wish somebody told you when you started learning Vim?
Do you think it is a profitable time investment?
re: Why Twitter?
Well for one I like the dopamine rush when an army of bots ...
re: 5 Reasons You Should Write That Blog Post
A rule I follow: If it took me more than 10 minutes to goog...
re: I am developer from Madagascar, Ask Me Anything!
Have you seen a gang of Zebra, Lion, Hippo, and a Giraffe r...
re: What's a recent frustrating bug you've had with a crazy simple solution?
I was writing a unit test for POST requests on an api endpo...
re: I'm a Rubyist for ~15 years and CTO of a Rails consultancy, Ask Me Anything!
If we are in a language marketplace and I'm a software deve...
re: Biggest aha moment
Understanding recursion is a pretty awesome moment for me. ...
re: Sails.js is a Node.js MVC framework inspired by Ruby on Rails
Am I crazy or wasn't there a time where Sails.js were one o...
re: What's your team's cross-platform setup?
Am I going crazy or is there a required step to logout your...
re: What's your team's cross-platform setup?
Wow, Docker is pretty hard to setup. Is it really that comp...
re: What's your team's cross-platform setup?
Thanks for the writeup!
re: What's your team's cross-platform setup?
Docker looks promising the more I look into it.
re: What's your team's cross-platform setup?
Gitignore really well configured ... Interesting, what e...
re: What's your team's cross-platform setup?
Oh, what an awesome infancy dev.to has in regards to these ...
re: What's your opinion on Microsoft's GitHub Acquisition?
I really can't complain since I'm using VSCode daily - a fr...
re: Laravel 5.6 on Digital Ocean
Thanks for the reply! What would be the correct approach th...
re: Welcome Thread - v12
Hello everyone! I've been lurking for too long and decided ...
loading...