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Top 7 Featured DEV Posts from the Past Week

Every Tuesday we round up the previous week's top posts based on traffic, engagement, and a hint of editorial curation. The typical week starts on Monday and ends on Sunday, but don't worry, we take into account posts that are published later in the week.

Prettifying GitHub

@yuridevat is here with some fantastic tips for making your GitHub profile as unique and wonderful as you are.

Red Light, Green Light 😱

STAY CALM. @0shuvo0 has created a simulation of Squid Game's Red Light, Green Light game using JavaScript. 🎭

A Well-Shaped Codebase (without sacrificing efficiency)

@nikmilson has loads of great advice about how to refactor your codebase without sacrificing efficiency.

Dev Freelancing Takeaways

This whole series by @saifullahusmani is worth taking a look at if you've ever considered freelancing as a software developer β€” especially as a self-taught developer.

Finding Joy as a Dev

As @dvddpl says, coding is hard β€” But that doesn't mean you need to sacrifice your enthusiasm about your career.

1. Make the buttons look like buttons.

... and more simple but valuable button design tips from @imiahazel !

Mastering the Art of Googling

Most of us here use Google very frequently β€” if not daily. That said, there are many things you can do to be an expert-level Googler. @ruphaa serves up a few. πŸ‘€

That's it for our weekly wrap up! Keep an eye on dev.to this week for daily content and discussions...and if you miss anything, we'll be sure to recap it next Tuesday!

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Gracie Gregory (she/her) Author

A great big congrats to @yuridevat , @0shuvo0 , @nikmilson , @saifullahusmani , @dvddpl , @imiahazel , & @ruphaa for their work on these posts!

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Saifullah Usmani

Thank you very much!

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Nikita Milyanik

Wow. I'm really surprised and grateful!

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Davide de Paolis

Thank you very much πŸ™πŸ˜

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Shuvo

Yayyy!!!

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Imia Hazel

Thanks very much. I am thrilled to see my post in the Top 7 Featured Dev Posts.