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Alex Morton

I'm Alex and I'm a self-taught web developer, writer, and speaker. I host The Ladies Code Collective Podcast and I haven't missed a meal since 1992.

Education

University of California, Berkeley

Work

Front-End Web Developer | Founder of Ladies Code Collective

So You Think You Can France is Pretty Much Done!

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A Little Break & Dream-Coding

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React Rebuild, React Router and Git, Oh My!

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Why Pivot When I Can Dive So Much Deeper?

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Finishing Up Pure React and Musings on What's Next

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A Couple of Sweet Victories Yesterday

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Serverless Functions Saved My Life

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How Can I Access Environment Variables in My Static Website?

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Almost Finished Working My Way Through Pure React!

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Take That, Procrastination!

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How Much State is Too Much State in React?

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Pure React and Data Transfer (Still...)

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Just Gotta Keep Working at It!

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Chipping Away to Eventually Get to Where I Want to Go!

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React Hooks and Considering Different Ways to Store Data

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Data Structures Micro-Course: Check!

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'Do the Thing and You'll Have the Power'

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Today's Work: Data Structures, Data Transferring, and React

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Continuing with React & Starting My Latest Side Project!

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The ~Magic~ of React Hooks: I May Now Be a Believer

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Looking to Land Your First Dev Job? Set Yourself Apart

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Learning About APIs and Hooks in React

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Loving React & Ready to Start a Big New Project!

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A Fun Friday Accomplishment!

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Still Working - Slow and Focused

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Let's Talk About Perfectionism

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Reflecting on Eight Months of Learning to Program

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Refactoring as a Slow but Necessary Process

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When That Inevitable Refactor Calls Your Name

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When's the Last Time You Finished a Coding Side Project?

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Really Learning React: Week 2 of 6

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Humbling Moments in Coding

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React and Time-Blocking

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A Good Dose of Perspective

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Working Slower to Get There Faster

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Something Just Clicked For Me...

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Diving in to React Today!

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On Wednesdays We Podcast

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Your Gal is Back in Business!

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That *One* Thing That Unlocks the Secret of Learning to Code

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Ladies Code Collective Cohorts are Live!

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"But What If I Just... Did It?"

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THANK YOU: Riding the CodeLand Wave

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How to Stay Motivated While Learning JavaScript

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You're the Creative Director

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Start of the Week - Grab Your Plates!

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Don't Give Up On Learning JavaScript After Three Weeks

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On Today's Plate

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The Power of Being a Self-Starter

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Who Am I *Not* to Put Myself Out There?

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Day-After Sluggishness

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Loving Day-to-Day Learning + Exciting News!

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"I'm Not Ready"

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Continuing to Cultivate Patience

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How I'm Training My Brain to Help Me Show Up Each Day

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Tinkering Around

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Today's the Day I Launch My Podcast!

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Showing All the Way Up

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The Best 30 Seconds of My Day

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The Secret to Getting Literally Anything Done

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