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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.

Who could do this better than you?

When it comes to being an ally at your company, @josefine says nobody! It's time to place being an empathetic and purpose-driven team member at the top of our list of 2022 resolutions.

Improving performance and preventing memory leaks

@jeremiahjacinth13 defines memory links, identifies why they are a problem, and illustrates how AbortControllers are the way forward.

Five different ways of centering vertically and horizontally with HTML+CSS

"[...] presented in chronological order: from how it was done in the past (which we should avoid now) to the modern ways of centering content in the present."

Super helpful, @alvaromontoro!

System design interview prep

@hellonehha breaks down the why and how of addressing system design in your next front end developer interview. This post is really clear and useful ⭐️

Even devs with 10 years of experience learn new things every day!

And @inhuofficial is no exception. This look at four and 8 digit HEX codes beautifully illustrates that there is still so much to learn and many misconceptions to break through — even if you have loads of software development experience!

The ABCs of MVPs

@andrewbaisden explains the concept of a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) and breaks down a sample process by which a team would build a product. Super interesting!

Tiny URL, big takeaways

@jerrynsh built a URL shortener using Cloudflare Worker and learned a lot in the process. Take a look at this proof-of-concept...

That's it for our weekly Top 7 for this Tuesday! Keep an eye on dev.to this week for daily content and discussions...and be sure to keep an eye on this series in the future. You might just be in it!

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InHuOfficial • Edited on

Honoured to be included with such great articles and authors! ❤

Thanks Gracie!

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Andrew Baisden

Congrats everyone it's so great to get recognition 💜

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Josefine Schfr

Thank you Gracie 🙏

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Neha Sharma

Thank you Gracie!

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Nick | React tinkerer ⚛️

Great posts! Thanks to all authors for the content! 🙏🏻

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Lena Jeremiah

Wow!! This is massive. It's such an honour to have this kind of recognition. Thanks to the Dev Team.

Thanks Gracie.

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Jerry Ng

Thanks for featuring my post and I feel so honored!