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Muhammad Arslan Aslam

React, React-native, Angular, PHP, Laravel, WordPress, Foundation, Material Design, Bootstrap and in-betweens.

Location Lahore, Pakistan Joined Joined onΒ  Personal website https://arslanaslam.me github website twitter website

Education

BS Software Engineering

Work

Principal Software Engineer @ Nisum

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#100daysofcode [Day - 06 ]

Consider it a loan

Why is everyone so excited about PolyWork? First impressions aren't good!

Or maybe, I've missed the whole point as well πŸ˜…

Why is everyone so excited about PolyWork? First impressions aren't good!

No magic there. Just genius marketing and pretty graphics.

How The DEV Community transformed my Career?

Thanks for the appreciation, Saeed. I'd be happy to meet yo...

How The DEV Community transformed my Career?

I have been reading your posts here since day 1. Even thoug...

Tell me about the worst CSS you've ever had to deal with

One of the worst CSS I usually have to deal with every once...

Special Announcement From the DEV Founders

Please do that again. I bought a new laptop and it still ha...

What's your favorite new thing?

the ten x hacker theme

What non-dev IT jobs have you had?

I first started out as a Tele Sale Representative in a Call...

On GUI-shaming and a mountain of hot takes

The post and the comments are really good. And there's cert...

How do *you* pronounce sudo?

In case you use zsh... github.com/nvbn/thefuck

What's Your Internet Speed?

This one is at the office. I have a 4G dongle at home and...

What was your win this week?

I had applied for Hack Club months ago and my application j...

How do *you* pronounce sudo?

I can say that I've successfully wasted an hour looking to ...

Hi, I'm Muhammad Arslan Aslam

Likewise :) Yes, I wrote a small chapter in the book.

Dev.to Desktop App πŸŽ‰

But it'd still be an option. You could read your bookmarked...

Where in the world do you DEV?

Here we go <3

Where in the world do you DEV?

DEVing from Lahore, Pakistan.

Dev.to Desktop App πŸŽ‰

Let’s take the example of Whatsapp on your phone. When the...

Dev.to Desktop App πŸŽ‰

Just one, it can work offline 😊

Dev.to Desktop App πŸŽ‰

... and as a shameless attempt to show-off, right now, I am...

Dev.to Desktop App πŸŽ‰

Well, that's your point of view and I certainly respect tha...

Dev.to Desktop App πŸŽ‰

Oh... I'm not sure if Chromium supports PWAs.

Dev.to Desktop App πŸŽ‰

Maybe you have a different Chrome version installed! Try to...

Dev.to Desktop App πŸŽ‰

Chrome apps act kind-of like native apps on OS. You can sea...

What is the hardest part of your job?

Assigning and getting something done as a Project Manager f...

When Stack Overflow Goes Offline...

This doesn't look nice! Should I file an issue on GitHub...

What are the worst security practices you've ever witnessed?

I went for an interview at a Startup so I thought it would ...

What was your win this week?

I learned how aperture and shutter speed works in DSLRs and...

What does your team do when your communication channels go down?

I am stuck here at a maximum of 30Kbps internet speed today...

The DEV Community Published a Book: Your First Year in Code

Thanks @jess , very excited about it 😍 I wish there were d...

Teaching your clients: How to do it better?

That does sound good and I do charge hourly. But doing some...

What size company do you work for? What's that like?

We are 11 in total and 2 coming in next week. It's a fun, s...

A Moment of gratitude for the community

I am willing to help with moderation. Not sure where to app...

Sick beats, tutorials & podcasts, oh my!

Recently, I've been listening to Japanese (& other) Lof...

Show off your swag 😎

Stackoverflow sent these packs to some contributors a month...

Where do I start? Part 3: JavaScript

I totally agree with you. For a beginner, using var can be ...

Where do I start? Part 3: JavaScript

Glad I could help <3

Where do I start? Part 3: JavaScript

According to some JavaScript experts, yes. You shouldn't us...

Hack or maybe not: "Deleting" master when it gets too big

I've always worked like this. I start of with master. Push ...

Give me your best programming haiku

"TypeError: Cannot read property 'undefined' of 'undefined'...

How to convince junior developers to learn basics first?

This is a good idea. I'll definitely keep it in mind. Thank...

How to convince junior developers to learn basics first?

Yes. That is correct. But I try not to be pushy but be help...

How to convince junior developers to learn basics first?

This actually makes sense. Thank you for clearing it out :)...

CSS: From Zero to Hero

This article describes everything I spent almost one month to...

The IDE - The beginner's trap !

I work on a couple of different javascript frameworks throu...

When programming on a laptop: Mouse or Trackpad?

I have a MacBook and a ThinkPad. The ThinkPad Trackpad is n...

What was your last dev related Google Search?

I just searched this: javascript remove from one index fo...

New Years and New Beginnings: I'm Joining the DEV team!

Great new Ali. Very best of luck. I am really excited to se...

Generate beautiful directory structures quickly

Look good. I'll try it.

Show off your stickers!

Here's mine πŸ˜‹

React Native Responsive Image Scale To Fit Example - Android

It would've been much better if you could've just posted th...

Set up My Computer with Me!

Except Visual Studio Code and Sketch, I have the exact same...

How do you stand up to these issues at work?

I don't think we have a "first check held" policy here. One...

How do you stand up to these issues at work?

Thank you so much. This surely gives another perspective! πŸ‘...

Is is normal or am I worrying too much that I don't know that much?

This is right. I once was invited for an interview in a l...

From Chef to Programmer: Lessons From The Kitchen

I guess, I need to clean my room now!

How do you stand up to these issues at work?

When I got my firs job, my salary got delayed, like 10 days...

How do you stand up to these issues at work?

That'd be great. But unfortunately, IT industry is not yet ...

How do you stand up to these issues at work?

Yes. And a lot of other options are available too. And free...

How do you stand up to these issues at work?

Yup! Resigned yesterday 😌 I was planning on resigning for q...

How do you stand up to these issues at work?

I suggested that we should be using some kind of time track...

How do you stand up to these issues at work?

I don't really mind work place issues. I've very little exp...

How do you stand up to these issues at work?

Well, my company seems to do talent-retention, but they are...

So you want to stand up your own instance of DEV? (help thread)

Yes exactly.

So you want to stand up your own instance of DEV? (help thread)

I've been thinking of building a forum for a community in t...

How do you stand up to these issues at work?

I try my best to do the same. But it just keeps getting wor...

How do you stand up to these issues at work?

This is really great. It feels like this is all I wanted. ...

How do you delegate work? especially to offshore developers?

Glad it helped :)

How do you delegate work? especially to offshore developers?

I am not a lead developer here. But for the past few months...

My Blog Post Workflow: from Topic to Publication

That's what I needed the most. Great article πŸ‘. Thank you s...

This is how HTTPS works

Great Great Great Explanation πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘

I got a Bachelor of IT at 18, ask me anything!

Yes. It absolutely does 😍 About my goals, I do dream, like...

I got a Bachelor of IT at 18, ask me anything!

I started my bachelors in 2013 but had to freeze in the 3rd...

A Complete Beginner's Guide to React

@aspittel , I think you meant 'team' here: React is a Jav...

What was the worst bug you've ever written?

Yeah. I wrote some code that had a setState in the render()...

Project Enmeti

Great plugin πŸ‘ This is something I found particularly ann...

Does your laptop stay at work?

We do weekly live sites. A pair of back-end and front-end d...

Dev.to stats?

Great answer πŸ‘ But tbh, I was just expecting some #s only o...

An automatic interactive pre-commit checklist, in the style of infomercials

I love it β™₯️ β™₯️ β™₯️ You are a πŸ¦„

How do you survive over a year of rejected applications?

I can totally understand your situation as I've been throug...

When working from home, how do you turn off at the end of the day?

Same here. I even get a call from office to cover up some s...

Why to use refs instead of IDs In React JS

You missed all of the code snippets while copying, I guess!...

What's your tech stack?

I work at a Startup and here's our tech stack: Front-end ...

Blogging as a Developer

I just posted an article last night on my blog. I'd definit...

What are your opinions on local state vs global state in React?

That's exactly how we do it.

Considering changing to sans-serif for post body

Comic Sans Ms is fine too :v

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