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Judith

frontend software engineer. mental adventurist

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Masters Degree Systems

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Senior Frontend Software Engineer at AChickAndAClick

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if/else in CSS

This is good to know. Thx for the info. Usually I put these f...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

Hi Shravan, As a web admin I maintained the website front and...

The Ultimate Cheat sheet List For Web Developers

This is great. Just thought I’d mention Dash (Mac) and Veloci...

Kubernetes for Dummies

Excellent! Thank you for this tutorial.

DEV Pride & Alan Turing: The Father of Modern Computing

I love you Dev.to. I feel like finally, we have the right to ...

What's your attitude towards hype?

Propaganda is for the masses.

Do I need to understand DNS as Web Developer?

Wonderful post! No one ever mentions that DNS is the quintess...

Devs: what do you want to know about working as a designer? Answer for the chance to be featured on our podcast!

What does the term "Pixel Perfect" mean to you as a designer?...

What are your favorite Microsoft products?

VSCode, the linux subsystem (now that they fixed it), Azure (...

joining the DEV team :)

Welcome Emma! Very cool bio. Love your philosophy!

Stop only using console.log and use the built-in node debugger

Thx! Very helpful info πŸ‘

Do you use a vim-like editor?

nope. just vim - ftw! And it took a lot of work to learn it t...

What is the first thing you do when setting up a new computer?

Number one: take screenshot of the applications folder on my ...

If you fantasize about quitting dev, what you have in mind to do?

Pie Maker!

What mouse do you use?

my mouse is a magic mouse. I'm currently using the latest -v....

What mouse do you use?

OMG, I feel for 'ya, man. I've had all the hand, arm, neck, s...

Workspace Wednesday: Show me pics of your at-home setup

dev-to-uploads.s3.amazonaws.com/i/... I'm a slob... I know......

Classical CSS vs CSS in JavaScript

CSS in JS seems like just another iteration of how to complic...

These free tools for developers are πŸ”₯πŸ”₯πŸ”₯

Awesome list! And your website is even more awesome! Nice wor...

Command Line Snippets do you keep handy?

excellent!

Command Line Snippets do you keep handy?

Thank you! That is very very helpful. Namaste!

Command Line Snippets do you keep handy?

great suggestions!

Command Line Snippets do you keep handy?

awesome!

Command Line Snippets do you keep handy?

Great list! You reminded me of how tweaks to my config have h...

Command Line Snippets do you keep handy?

OMG yes! very important to have handy :)

Free Frontend NanoDegree for 30 days

Will do! Namaste!

Free Frontend NanoDegree for 30 days

Of course! Thx for asking. Program Overview The goal of the...

What are some good questions to ask when you're inheriting a codebase?

Definitely first: how do I set this project up on my local?...

Name three CSS Properties You Were Surprised Existed

Me too! πŸ˜‚

Name three CSS Properties You Were Surprised Existed

Exactly! It’s tough to keep up! Namaste.

What are some common falsehoods about working as a software developer?

good joke - the product designers should be "asking" not te...

What are some common falsehoods about working as a software developer?

girrrrllll you are spot on!

What are some common falsehoods about working as a software developer?

That everyone in programming is a genius. Some people are j...

5 Best JavaScript Editors: Developers rank the best tools worldwide

Webstorm FTW!

Stop programming to become a better developer.

So glad you posted this! Taking good care of ourselves shou...

What helps build developer confidence?

I build my confidence by practicing writing code (especially ...

Hating on languages you don't use

As everyone knows I've been around a while and I've seen th...

How does your company deal with massive time zone differences between teammates?

Totally agree. We have scheduled early morning or late even...

How does your company deal with massive time zone differences between teammates?

Great topic! I've managed teams offshore and it can be real...

What's your best software pun?

What kind of doctor fixes broken websites?

πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

20 Most-Recommended Books for Software Developers

Great post! I always thought that quote came from Ronald Re...

Complete this sentence: If I could add a new programming skill it would be...

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Complete this sentence: If I could add a new programming skill it would be...

Awesome! Thx!

Add a LAMP Stack to a server with Centos OS

Thanks for pointing that out. I will definitely do that! Na...

Complete this sentence: If I could add a new programming skill it would be...

That is interesting. Typechecking has always been a little ...

Complete this sentence: If I could add a new programming skill it would be...

that is very cool!

Complete this sentence: If I could add a new programming skill it would be...

Closure is excellent; but definitely very difficult stuff. ...

Complete this sentence: If I could add a new programming skill it would be...

OMG I have that. Its about 3 titles down on my reading list...

Complete this sentence: If I could add a new programming skill it would be...

Totally agree - ML is the future: Along with AI, VR (better...

Complete this sentence: If I could add a new programming skill it would be...

Love it! What about React?

Complete this sentence: If I could add a new programming skill it would be...

So true! I remember I used to pray for a Linux subsystem in...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

Sketch => Zeplin (with html and css plugins) Sketch =&g...

What was your win this week?

Lol. Senior level bathroom engineer πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

What was your win this week?

After a tough work week, instead of letting the negativity ...

Welcome Thread - v40

Welcome Alex! Good luck with your journey!

Welcome Thread - v40

Welcome Andy! Glad to have you here!

What Front-End Developer Skills Should You Focus on Leading Into 2020?

Btw, something I always keep handy: the frontend developers...

What Front-End Developer Skills Should You Focus on Leading Into 2020?

Hey Marc - you know I have a huge debt of gratitude to FEM ...

I'm Going Back to being a DEV Community Member

Good luck in your new journey! Thanks for your contribution...

Was there a moment when you knew programming was the right career for you?

Small world; I work for Cap, too! (Senior Frontend dev NYC)...

Was there a moment when you knew programming was the right career for you?

Great story! Thank you for sharing that. Curious to know wh...

Was there a moment when you knew programming was the right career for you?

You must be from the UK :) Its good to connect with another...

My Favorite Linux Tools

@antoninjanuska u bring up a good point here. There are so ...

My Favorite Linux Tools

That is so true! Good to know other people do it too! πŸ˜‚

http Status Code Cheat Sheet

Right! I tend to use the twos, fours and fives the most. Ho...

http Status Code Cheat Sheet

You’re welcome!πŸ˜€

http Status Code Cheat Sheet

Those are such cute kitties! Love the one with the empty bo...

What habit do many senior engineers have that juniors should try to avoid adopting?

Bad posture. If you don't sit up straight you will regret i...

What habit do many senior engineers have that juniors should try to avoid adopting?

I'm a big proponent of "I don't know" being a safe phrase o...

What does your Terminal look like?

Or Number Two Pic is me being goofy. That's not my ter...

Do you make the same project with two or more frameworks/languages just to practice?

yes, agree totally. For an "instant backend" these work gre...

Do you make the same project with two or more frameworks/languages just to practice?

I have done this a lot and still do it often. I use an onli...

Does this sort of consulting service exist? Does it have a name?

Senior Consultant, Technology Architect (of some kind / dep...

Code-it Notes: Create Your Own! πŸ“

Excellent! Thx for a great resource!

My πŸ”₯ First Experience Attending TC39

Great post! Very well explained! Thanks.

Tell me about a time you messed up

Wow! Great work! If I were your boss I’d promote you for yo...

Tell me about a time you messed up

Rebase should have a consumer warning lableπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

Tell me about a time you messed up

You are not alone Jason! I have ten years experience and LA...

Nevertheless, Ali Coded

Hang in there Ali! These creeps don’t ever go away. The hig...

Advice On Being an Ally to Women in the Software Industry

Your message is real and demonstrates a truly thoughtful, e...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

You nailed it when you said "I see that as being an artific...

19 Tips For Software Engineers In 2019

So happy it is helpful! Namaste πŸ™

Some Incredibly Clever Layout Pens from CodePen (with bonus twists)

Thanks Chris! Great post!

Have You Been "Ghosted" By An Employer?

I could go on for hours about the weird crap I've experienc...

19 Tips For Software Engineers In 2019

Beautiful post Emma, thank you. I'm a big advocate of #14. ...

Any book recommendations about women who laid down the foundations of computer science?

m.barnesandnoble.com/w/grace-hoppe...

Explain the path from Idea to Production like I'm Five

Great news!!

Explain the path from Idea to Production like I'm Five

One thing I always do prior to beginning to code is the "Ru...

You shouldn't focus on learning JavaScript frameworks

Agree with you completely! If you don't have a good foundat...

If I knew then what I know now

me too! also, my grammy once told me "worry is a wasted emo...

If I knew then what I know now

never too late my friend!

What's OOP ? Explain like I'm five

You are right. Well said!

If I knew then what I know now

Awesome post! Its hard to decide the top answers, because the...

What's OOP ? Explain like I'm five

This is a good topic. Sometimes I think of OOP as if the ob...

Announcement from the DEV Community Founders ❀️

Congrats Ben, Jess, and Peter! Welcome new investors and th...

My father has cancer(s)

@juniusfree blessings to you and your family. I am going t...

A gift for new devs

Friends, the five tickets have been distributed! Congrats t...

A gift for new devs

It will be my pleasure to register you now :) Enjoy!

A gift for new devs

Awesome! Because you are registered! Happy Day!

A gift for new devs

awesome! Can you dm your email please :) or send to my ema...

A gift for new devs

you're registered! Enjoy!

A gift for new devs

hey serg, I need your email. Can you send pls to judithroha...

A gift for new devs

Hi Vitor I need your email. Can you send pls to judithrohat...

A gift for new devs

@serg registering you now!

A gift for new devs

@juniusfree registering you now!

Ah, to be the Justin Bieber of Open Source

@benhalpern ur a hero. Human, vulnerable, real. Beiber take...

A gift for new devs

Contact me @ Judithrohatiner@gmail.com w ur email u want fo...

A gift for new devs

Namaste!

A gift for new devs

You got it! Namste!

I'm having some "not this again" feelings with Parcel, how should I be feeling about this tool?

I went thru tooling fatigue for a while and finally decided...

Online wellbeing : what are your rules?

This is a great topic. Most important - imho - is that all ...

4 Things Developers Take for Granted That Used to Be Really Hard

Very thorough explanation. And accurate as well. Namaste!

SHE CAN CODE!

Well said Brenda! For more than 10 years as a software engi...

Shipping PWAs as Chrome Extensions

Thanks! So helpful!

Side Project: Water Cooling My PC

Can you give a little more detail pls? Your project? Your I...

Learning Code While Working a Full Time Job

Awesome! Very motivating. IMO it’s a good idea to let your ...

I’m a Front-End Cheater

Great post! The most efficient way to develop a project is ...

What are your guiding principles in software development?

The Commandments of a Great Frontend Developer I will rep...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

Hi AnKush It's a great topic and I think you should post it...

What's in your bookmarks bar?

Thanks for the info :) Re: w3schools I use their reference ...

What's in your bookmarks bar?

Great sites!

What's in your bookmarks bar?

So cool! Namaste!

What's in your bookmarks bar?

Thx for pointing that out! I do the folders, too. One big o...

What's in your bookmarks bar?

You are right! It’s my homepage in Dash, though so I guess ...

Self-Deprecation Needs to Stop πŸ›‘

Thank you @maurice_hayward. Yes, please do :)

Does your team write code tests for front-end code?

Definitely, we do write test. I like selenium , too. I use ...

Explain why developers are bad at testing their work, like I am five

Fact: Testing is hard Time is limited Breaking your code i...

Explain GitHub Like I'm Five

Lord help us all..... lol

What is your routine for staying fit and healthy?

So, I have gone both ways in life: healthy and "not so good...

Crawl Vote: Helping groups on the move pick a next spot

Nick This is really nice. Clean code, good concept, its a r...

GDPR Is Making Changes In Tech Data Strategy, Are you ready?

That is definitely important. And timely. You probably will...

What are the unwritten rules of development?

Don't embed non-constructive comments, profanity or inside ...

What are the unwritten rules of development?

So true!

What are the unwritten rules of development?

great comment! Sometimes people seem anti social when they ...

What are the unwritten rules of development?

Words to live by! Namaste!

What are the unwritten rules of development?

Learn how to test write good tests test Be creative. You'r...

What is a system?

I try to keep it simple. I don't do any "unpacking" unless ...

Self-Deprecation Needs to Stop πŸ›‘

@maurice_hayward My husband and I have this discussion a lo...

Are Technical Interviews a good measure of software engineering ability?

The interview process for technical roles is broken on ever...

What I'd like to hear from an experienced developer when I was a beginner

Thanks for an AWESOME article. I have an item to share that...

How do I get experience when I have no experience?

First How to get a job w/out exp: Volunteer - find non-prof...

GDPR Is Making Changes In Tech Data Strategy, Are you ready?

I haven't seen the browser implementation of opt/in-out yet...

GDPR Is Making Changes In Tech Data Strategy, Are you ready?

Good point. Do you think this should be a browser issue as ...

GDPR Is Making Changes In Tech Data Strategy, Are you ready?

Yes, agreed. That really points to consent - imho. Creating...

GDPR Is Making Changes In Tech Data Strategy, Are you ready?

Yes, you are right! Thanks for the update on that :) I made...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

export from PS (also works for sketch and figma) -> proj...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

Namaste!

Where do you see the future headed in terms of challenges and opportunities for women who code?

So, this is a true story: Years ago I worked for a corp tha...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

I use selenium IDE (works better in Firefox dev edition the...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

see replys @danielluna, @juankortiz , @davidcridland. and...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

I am a big fan of tutorials. I regularly use: Front End Ma...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

Knowing how to interpret the task and then coding it with t...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

That is a really awesome question. I ask it to myself almos...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

I need a little more info to answer your question. For inst...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

Namaste!

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

For prototyping I prefer Sketch -> Zeplin -> UXPin uxpi...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

Namaste!

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

I forgot to answer the SCRUM part: I do what the rest of th...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

My process is different each time. I have my own set of sta...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

I started as a web admin and worked my way into frontend de...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

If you're not in a technical field you need coding skills in ...

I'm a UX UI developer, ask me anything!

That is a great question. Have a plan where you break eac...

Write a function that outputs a pleasant text color hex given a background color hex

examples.achickandaclick.org/color... Caveat: this was al...

Helping Men in Tech Help Women In Tech

The google memo is not the subject of my post. I don't want...

Helping Men in Tech Help Women In Tech

There is a yearly survey by Pew that you can see here: pew...

Helping Men in Tech Help Women In Tech

Hi Isaac, You make a good point! And that is exactly what t...

Helping Men in Tech Help Women In Tech

Bravo! Well said!

Helping Men in Tech Help Women In Tech

As a point of interest I think its fair to talk about NeoFe...

Helping Men in Tech Help Women In Tech

Moriah, Thank you for your supportive comment. Namaste!

Helping Men in Tech Help Women In Tech

Vladimir, Thank you for your honest comments. I think we al...

Helping Men in Tech Help Women In Tech

yes. Totally agree! So gr8 to have supportive responses in ...

Helping Men in Tech Help Women In Tech

Thanks for your comment!

A Major Announcement for the DEV Community

Bravo! Well done! U had me until β€œlengthy browsing” πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

A Major Announcement for the DEV Community

Totally agree. We can all support Beaker!πŸ˜ƒ

What's your web browser of choice?

Totally agree. There is a propensity toward supporting the ...

What's your web browser of choice?

@davidkarapetyan just wondering what's the appeal with Brav...

What's your web browser of choice?

I use Chrome mostly because of dev tools; but I hate the wa...

How did you first start out learning programming?

When I got my MIS in 1989 there were not a lot of women in ...

I am a mediocre developer

Such an awesome, honest post!! And ur right, we are all the...

Nevertheless, JR Coded

He's still out there scamming. As for the code he took cred...

Can I see your terminal?

I have this urge to suddenly fancy up my terminal :P

On Getting Old(er) in Tech

Thank you. I am really glad I read your article. It made my...

To VBA and beyond - building a RESTful backend using plain Microsoft Excel macros

Awesome project! have you tried it with any other libraries...

Welcome Thread - v4

Hello I'm Judith front end Dev. Have a beautiful day!😁

Looking for questions to ask developers in a fun interview series

If the "older" You could give advice to the "younger" You, ...

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