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Bugsy Sailor

A sailor without a map exploring the seas of the internet.

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Education

Michigan State University

Work

Ambassador of the Upper Peninsula at Upper Peninsula Supply Co.

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What was your win this week?

I gave in and decided it was O.K. to launch a project in 2021...

What shared hosting providers have you tried?

I have used Liquid Web since about 2010, and they have been a...

I'm stuck instead of moving forward. Now what?

I never intended to become a web developer. But I intended to...

Do You Have Your Own Website/Portfolio?

Thank you so much Ciscospice!

Your website sucks! And I'll tell you why ⚡️

Thanks! This is nice to get critical feedback as mostly I onl...

Your website sucks! And I'll tell you why ⚡️

bugsy.me/sunrise

Do You Have Your Own Website/Portfolio?

My first website in 1997: bugsy.me/pipeline/4178/ And many, ...

Do I NEED a personal website/portfolio?

Yes. 1a. Yes. 1b. Yes. 1c. Ok, I'm biased, and have never re...

Understanding Array.slice() in Javascript

Great choice on the header image.

Can you suggest me Free productivity tools?

I can honestly say that Todoist is one that has fundamentally...

Center ANYTHING in CSS

I laughed. And I needed a laugh.

At 42 I landed my first full-job as a junior web developer.

Congratulations! Thanks for sharing your story.

To memorize or not to memorize?

How do you remember if you've looked something up three times...

What was your win this week?

I committed to a weekend without attempting to create, code, ...

Dev.to clone with tailwind CSS

I'm new to Tailwind, but a bit confused. Why is the CSS file ...

Anyone here still using CSS Floats?

I’ve never used Bootstrap, and have never found the inspirati...

What does Full Stack mean to you?

When I was in undergrad I always dreamed of taking the intro ...

Anyone here still using CSS Floats?

I still use float:left/right for ul li all the time.

I am one of the world’s leading experts on sloths and the founder of The Sloth Conservation Foundation, ask me anything!

How is SloCo using public data to further the conservation of...

To Code, or Not to Code on Vacation: That is My Question

My take is to not let inspiration go to waste. If you're insp...

What are some of your hobbies outside of coding that have directly or indirectly helped your dev work?

Skateboarding. Break the code, get up and try it again. And...

I Passed The Google Technical Interviews; You Can Too.

Even though I love working for myself, I'd really love to g...

👉 5 CSS useful properties I TOTALLY ignored. 🤓

You mean there's been a word-spacing property this whole t...

How Often Do You Dream In Code?

I did last night as well. It's not often, but once in a g...

Enhancing my tattoo machine

Fantastic!

What library/language/tool wowed you with its developer experience?

I continue to be impressed with Hugo. Updates are release...

What is a project, you are really proud of?

I do have records of all my bearings, however I wasn't in t...

Do You Want to Learn How I Built my Website from Scratch? 🛠

Love that background pattern!

What is a project, you are really proud of?

I photographed every sunrise of 2019, and so far every sunri...

Which dev.to loading GIF do you prefer?

Pulse 1. The least amount of strain on the eye while stil...

Is it possible to create a webpage for every city in the world on my website

Here's a solid dataset to get started. datahub.io/core/worl...

Mechanical Keyboards 101

I can't say I have any interest in a mechanical keyboard, b...

SQL in wordpress

Wordpress has a wonderful WPDB class that allows you to run...

WordPress > SSG

I have not used Nuxtjs or Vuetify, but I did convert two ol...

Whats the best source of raw data

I don't know what an ML model is, but I've recently used pu...

Why I'm phasing out ternary statements

For most of my coding career I've been a solo coder, meanin...

How a well-planned schema can change your project?

Just a heads up that you have a typo in your headline, plan...

Feb. 21, 2020: What did you learn this week?

I learned a PHP class to generate PDF barcodes from the Squ...

The 25 most recommended startup books of all time

And only one written by a female. 🤔

Applying CSS :focus-within

Awesome tip! I did know this existed.

Do you aim for 80% code coverage? Let me guess which 80% you choose...

Thank you.

Do you aim for 80% code coverage? Let me guess which 80% you choose...

I apologize, but can you explain what "code coverage" is? #...

Why you should use semantic naming in CSS

I've long been a fan of Adam Silver's Maintainable CSS for ...

Passed AWS Cloud Practitioner, preparing for AWS SAA ♥

Sorry, can you define CCP and SAA? Might help to define som...

Finding my new favorite song on Spotify

This is absolutely wonderful Eric! Thanks for sharing.

Adobe XD vs Sketch vs Figma vs InVision

Thank you for providing a clear winner based on your opinion ...

Stop Arguing with Software Developers on the Internet

I want to argue with you so bad right now! Nicely said Er...

Build Your Own JAMstack API with Netlify Functions and Zapier Webhooks, Part 1

Just a heads up that your Github link at end of article is ...

Tell me an unpopular software opinion

It's O.K. to PHP.

Friday Showcase

Made it to summer solstice photographing every sunrise of 201...

Discussing the launch of Libra, "A new global currency"

Mostly, I'm surprised it's built in Wordpress. Which I have...

10 Questions You Should Ask In A Web Dev Interview

Excellent list of Qs! Wish I had these a long time ago. Bra...

A laundry list of things I never heard of from bootcamp

I guess what I'm asking is, what makes a bootcamp and bootc...

A laundry list of things I never heard of from bootcamp

Can you explain this bootcamp a little more? #newb

If I don't use React, am I still a developer?

Wow, this question really went places! Great dialog, thanks...

I created an IE11 end of support countdown

Wait, 6 more years?! I certainly didn't expect that.

If I don't use React, am I still a developer?

I'm not sure about a tourist, but that would certainly make...

If I don't use React, am I still a developer?

Absolutely. Just quote me if possible 😉

If I don't use React, am I still a developer?

My goodness! I think I'll be participating here more. I had...

If I don't use React, am I still a developer?

I'm going to try and be a little more active in the communi...

If I don't use React, am I still a developer?

I love this first sentence. So much of it really begins wit...

If I don't use React, am I still a developer?

3.b) Ah yes, those are great terms to keep in mind. 5.b) Co...

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