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Reese’s peanut butter cup-fueled coding monster who dwells in the web. Also devours books, video games, anime, and manga. I write about everything!

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BS Information Technology

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I'm Danny de Vries, Web development lecturer at the Amsterdam University, Ask Me Anything!

What can you say about the current state of the Security of...

Is it really important to save django's migrations in a version control system ?

Care to explain why?

Is it really important to save django's migrations in a version control system ?

In the framework me and my team are using, we use 1 migrati...

Have you ever been in a hackathon

I've been in Microsoft hackathon (won silver) and Google ha...

How can you swap two variables without using a third?

function swap (&$a, $b, $A) { $a = $b; return $...

How can you swap two variables without using a third?

$a = 7; $b = 9; list($b, $a) = [$a, $b]; echo "a is " . ...

How do you find the time to participate on dev communities? (Such as dev.to)

First of all, bookmark the website, or add it to home scree...

Programmatically rewriting slug through functions.php but returns 404 [Wordpress]

Will do, I'm going to get back on you on this. Thanks!

What happens when you type 'google.com' into a browser and press Enter?

So what did the interviewer say about your answer? Great r...

JavaScript Quiz

false true "24" "2" "2" ??? Just a guess

What is your favourite function()?

inb4 p e r s o n a l i z a t i o n 🤣

What is your favourite function()?

Really? Wow, #TIL!

What is your favourite function()?

I stopped doing this simply because I can't do it if I dump...

What is your favourite function()?

var_masterpiece is also an excellent browser extension too ...

What is your favourite function()?

Improve in what way?

What is your favourite function()?

var_dump (); die ()!!!

What's your ideal way of learning? 🤔

I read other people's code

Need Help on my Project

I think it would be better if you try to describe your prob...

What good habits are you trying to adopt?

The idea of 1%∞ (One percent infinity): One percent infin...

I'm an open source enthusiast at Mapbox, the creator of Leaflet and 40+ other JS libraries, and a rock musician. AMA!

Wherd'ya get your username? ;)

How hidden files can screw you over when deploying progressive web apps

Solution: Use Windows /s

I'm an expert in WordPress Development, Ask Me Anything!

Are you using the built in WP REST API?

Its 2018, why are you still going to the office?

Hi @heithemmoumni , It's a shot in the dark here, but did y...

I'm a Meteor developer, Ask Me Anything!

What do you love about Meteor? Have you used other framewor...

I'm an expert in WordPress Development, Ask Me Anything!

Hi Sebastian. I'm not OP, but I want to start a discussion ...

I'm an expert in WordPress Development, Ask Me Anything!

If you can give one lifehack in developing Wordpress applic...

I'm an expert in WordPress Development, Ask Me Anything!

Do you favour using certain Themes or do you make your own?

I'm an expert in WordPress Development, Ask Me Anything!

How long have you been developing in the industry using Wor...

I'm an expert in WordPress Development, Ask Me Anything!

Hi Thien! Thanks for doing this AMA. Wordpress and Vue.js...

What's your favorite editor/terminal color scheme?

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What's your favorite editor/terminal color scheme?

Here's mine. Yes, I'm a villain. I've been using a light...

How to Use PHP Traits

Nice!

MineSweeper Party

Good job! So fun with friends!

Are you feeling like your time is SO precious ?

Think of it like this. Being aware that you're doing nothi...

What kind of breaks do you take throughout the work day?

<sarcasm>I'm pretty sure secondhand smoke is not fres...

How do you keep handy code snippets on local computer in readily searchable form ? what tools do you use ?

Hi Gagandeep! Instead of keeping my handy code snippets in...

What is the usual flow in authenticating a Client Application with a Token based REST API?

Hey there Nikos. Unfortunately, I have not found any soluti...

What kind of music do you listen to while working?

I listen to anything, but for intense, serious coding sessi...

Welcome Thread - v10

Hi 🙆 I come from the Pearl of the Orient too! Glad to meet ...

What is the usual flow in authenticating a Client Application with a Token based REST API?

I'm not sure.. I think only the refresh token alone?

What is the usual flow in authenticating a Client Application with a Token based REST API?

It will be a web app. I want to utilize the concept of refr...

What is the usual flow in authenticating a Client Application with a Token based REST API?

But isn't storing Refresh Tokens on localStorage a bad prac...

What is the usual flow in authenticating a Client Application with a Token based REST API?

Thank you for your effort to explain in great detail! I com...

What is the usual flow in authenticating a Client Application with a Token based REST API?

I know how refresh tokens work and their purpose; it adds a...

Explain deploying a web application Like I'm Five

Think of it like this. What if your API is getting consumed...

Explain deploying a web application Like I'm Five

From the link that you gave, it said app.domain.com and api...

What's your best dev pick-up line?

Ready to git commit ted?

What do you do when StackOverflow and the internet fails you?

Sometimes all you need is a different perspective from anot...

One life saving Javascript Tip

I think OP means that you should handle the checking of arg...

Should I prioritize authentication first in my project than its core functionalities?

Thanks Ben!!!

Need recommendations in Mocking database / Testing Cleanup (Unit Testing)

Heyyy Bobby! First of all, thank you for the effort in writ...

Explain the Unicorn reaction on dev.to Like I'm Five

Ben mentioned something in this thread: But seriously t...

Need recommendations in Mocking database / Testing Cleanup (Unit Testing)

That makes sense. So mocking is not required after all? Tha...

A Trendy Article From 2048

Real coders use vim

What does "-R min" flag means in my test script in package.json?

Thank you!!!!

All about Promises and async / await

Thanks a lot!! 😁

X-posting from your blog to dev.to, thoughts?

Looking forward to that!

All about Promises and async / await

Thank you! 😁 Your article is really good! Ah, I've been wo...

Explain Kubernetes Like I'm Five

Off-topic: YOU CAN ASK ANONYMOUSLY?! 😱

X-posting from your blog to dev.to, thoughts?

Ah, that makes sense. Also, the SEO part is something I ove...

What is your learning roadmap when you first started learning Node.js?

Thank you so much for your contribution! I'll try to watc...

positive side of personal project against social coding.

How can you guys balance social coding and passion projects...

All about Promises and async / await

I have been struggling with Promises for about a week (or t...

All about Promises and async / await

Alright! I'm super excited! Thank you so much!

All about Promises and async / await

Sorry to ask @ardennl but can you talk about Transpilers (...

All about Promises and async / await

I appreciate your effort to write something like this. It's...

How do you schedule time for code refactoring?

To add to this OP, if you're using atom, you can use this p...

When do you write your tests?

I understand now. Thanks for your explanation!

What are your coffee habits?

Wow, that's crazy! Then I guess you are active on doing ope...

When do you write your tests?

Can you elaborate what is a user story?

When do you write your tests?

It's the first time I heard of "red-green-refactor" catchph...

What are your coffee habits?

How about tea? What benefits have you got from it so far?

What are your coffee habits?

I imagine you chanting this before every first sip... 😂

What are your coffee habits?

What made you do the change from coffee/energy drinks into ...

What is it like to work for a startup?

Can you give your own meaning of what is a "startup"?

What is your learning roadmap when you first started learning Node.js?

Thank you!!

Do we have a chat channel?

You forgot to mention Bots. Discord has also good bot suppo...

Explain *aaS and other variants Like I'm Five

So they are just buzzwords after all. 😂 The first paragraph...

Do we have a chat channel?

OK, so I was supposed to leave this to other people because...

Nothing new

Ask yourself first what you want to learn and read about it...

Do we have a chat channel?

Thanks for your thoughts about this Pierre! It's just that...

What to expect from dev.to in 2018

Will there be a dev roadmap?

Structuring my Node.js RESTful API using Express

Oh. Thank you for pointing that out!

npm tips/tricks

Oh.. that's a neat addition. Last time I checked, it didn't...

Structuring my Node.js RESTful API using Express

All points taken. Thank you! 👏👏

How to document the learning on Internship?

Are you talking about a formal documentation format or how ...

npm tips/tricks

I want to mention two things for beginners out there like m...

Structuring my Node.js RESTful API using Express

Hi Patrick! Yeah, oh it looks like Laravel indeed. I'll rea...

Structuring my Node.js RESTful API using Express

Hi Dian! 🤗 Thank you very much for your answer! For the fi...

Structuring my Node.js RESTful API using Express

Thank you for this! Example projects like these really help...

What have been your biggest learning curves as developers? #discuss

Exiting vim

Using JWTs for Authentication in RESTful Applications

Hi Perry! Great article! I'm curious as how would you impl...

7 Design lessons for a developer

Thank you so much this has been very helpful for me!

7 Design lessons for a developer

Hi Pradeep. What do you mean about Make at least 3 personas...

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