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Lewis Menelaws

My name is Lewis Menelaws. I am a developer and entrepreneur located in Sarnia, Ontario focusing on creating great things for the web. Currently I am Lead Developer and Co-Founder of TMRRWinc.

Education

Computer Programmer, Lambton College

Work

Lead Developer at TMRRW INC

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What almost made you give up programming?

Love the story! Programming is very intimidating at first. ...

What is AWS? A Guide for Beginners.

Thanks for the critique Vic :) I could've went more in dept...

What is AWS? A Guide for Beginners.

Thanks Juneau :). Let Amazon know 🀣

What is AWS? A Guide for Beginners.

Glad its worked out for you Atta 😁

What is AWS? A Guide for Beginners.

Glad you can find value out of this Vatsal πŸ˜ƒ. Welcome to th...

What is AWS? A Guide for Beginners.

Glad you think so πŸ˜ƒ

What is AWS? A Guide for Beginners.

Great response Andrew!

Those silly mistakes we all make

Whenever I did jQuery code, I wouldn't understand why my co...

What is AWS? A Guide for Beginners.

I could if there is more interest πŸ˜€

What is AWS? A Guide for Beginners.

Thanks so much for reading William. Glad it can be value to...

What is AWS? A Guide for Beginners.

Glad I can help Halafu πŸ˜ƒ

What is AWS? A Guide for Beginners.

Good question Halafu. What's good with AWS is the free tier...

What is AWS? A Guide for Beginners.

The first gif is still my reaction sometimes when exploring...

What’s your excuse for bad code?

Most of the time it's just tight deadlines.

What was your last dev related Google Search?

but the important thing is that you will eventually figure ...

What was your last dev related Google Search?

guilty

What was your last dev related Google Search?

duckduckgo is still valid to this question :). I am always...

What was your last dev related Google Search?

Dependency issues πŸ˜…πŸ˜…πŸ˜… I feel ya

What was your last dev related Google Search?

Never knew about this command... but it's super useful.

The hotness of O RLY Cover Generator

Agreed!

How do you pronounce dev.to?

Me too! I think I do it because it makes it easier for peop...

Reflecting On the Biggest Trends on the Web in 2018

Love this site!

Reflecting On the Biggest Trends on the Web in 2018

If you are already familiar with web development than it sh...

Reflecting On the Biggest Trends on the Web in 2018

I was also surprised too. That being said, Vue and React we...

Brutalist Web Design. A Breath of Fresh Air in the Modern Web

I love your fair take on it :). You are welcome to every si...

Brutalist Web Design. A Breath of Fresh Air in the Modern Web

Beyond epic.

What almost made you give up programming?

A great balance is really all it can take! Glad it worked o...

Dev.to Review #4: Top 7 Of The Week, Discussed

Love the overview. Props Daniel for being able to say my la...

Show off your JAMstack projects

Thanks Georgina for the shoutout :). One of my favourite s...

A call for kindness in open source

Love everything you and Adam do at the Changelog. Looking f...

How do you feel about changing naming terms?

Interesting perspective. I really like this line: We chan...

How to grow in a developer career despite being introvert?

I think Introverts do really well in this industry as well ...

The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week

Thank you to the DEV community for the great response :).

The Imposter Syndrome. Why you feel like a fake.

Always happy to help :)

Bad Habits Developers Should Fix

A hobby is a hobby nonetheless. Glad you found something Om...

Bad Habits Developers Should Fix

Wait, you eat lunch while working out?

Bad Habits Developers Should Fix

Hey, just think of it as being self-aware. Now we all know ...

Bad Habits Developers Should Fix

Love all your points David. Certain things won't work for e...

Bad Habits Developers Should Fix

It works for lots of people :) I just know that a lot of pe...

Bad Habits Developers Should Fix

Tell us your ways....

Bad Habits Developers Should Fix

It's ok to have programming as a hobby :). It's a shame tha...

Bad Habits Developers Should Fix

A dog really is a blessing in disguise. Helps you get fit a...

Bad Habits Developers Should Fix

Completely agree. Tech addresses the needs of a business. N...

How to Fix Burnout as a Developer

Love this reply Angel. I 100% agree. I think a lot of the t...

The Imposter Syndrome. Why you feel like a fake.

Loved the reply John. Also, welcome to the community. Let m...

What little things make you happy while coding?

The pleasure of finally being able to get it or to make som...

Can I see your desktop home screen

I love it too!!

Can I see your desktop home screen

It's made by DigitalOcean's illustrators. Extremely talente...

Can I see your desktop home screen

Here is my desktop! I have a vertical monitor for my code...

Building a Twitter bot with Python, AWS, and art

Absolutely incredible. From start to finish. Inspired me to...

THE most exciting web tech war EVER

It always seems like PHP is the laughing stock of the inter...

How would you define a Full Stack Developer and what role do they play in the company?

If you don't mind me asking, what's the pay like in compari...

If you could make one of your tools your valentine, which one would it be? πŸ€”

Your terminal, it's funny to think about how we just take i...

How to Fix Burnout as a Developer

Are you saying you don't like a dev hitting his flaming com...

How to Fix Burnout as a Developer

Thanks for the comment Andre :) you're right how it does se...

How to Fix Burnout as a Developer

A great mix of work and play is really important. It's all ...

Weekly Web Roundup - 06

Wow! Lots of things covered in this weekly roundup Arden. C...

How to Fix Burnout as a Developer

Glad to hear Paritosh :) That's what helped me too.

How to Fix Burnout as a Developer

Thanks for reading Charlie :). Just like how athletes take ...

How to Fix Burnout as a Developer

Although harsh at times, experiencing burnout can be a good...

The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week

Thanks to the staff and community for responding well to my...

Accessing Nested Objects in JavaScript

Too many times have I had >120 character variables of ju...

How JavaScript variable scoping is just like multiple levels of government

I love it when coding concepts are broken down into easy to...

What is the worst code you have ever seen/written?

My old jQuery code when trying to code a mini slider. All i...

ANTISOCIAL

I love those images. I personally think that these companie...

How to Fix Burnout as a Developer

Thanks Fabian :)

How to Fix Burnout as a Developer

I had camping in mind when reading this but of course there...

How to Fix Burnout as a Developer

Patience is key!

How to Fix Burnout as a Developer

That's awesome! Devops work is some of the most tedious thi...

Fantastic Personal Websites and How to Make Them

I love Gary Le Masson website. Very relevant for his type o...

Fantastic Personal Websites and How to Make Them

This might be the best website of all time

How to Fix Burnout as a Developer

Rumours say that the cover_image is what dev burnout actual...

Seven useful programming habits

"So basically short zone bursts are great for performance b...

How to Create Beautiful SVG Animations Easily

Thanks for letting me know Patrick. You are right. This doe...

How to Create Beautiful SVG Animations Easily

Thanks for reading :)

Would fake projects/websites really get you a mid-level job as a web designer?

Absolutely. I have had to interview a couple of devs before...

What to expect from dev.to in 2018

Very excited! Thanks for the update Ben :)

Note-taking software - Investigation

If you are on Mac then download Bear. It's free for the mos...

What does it mean to be a Software Engineer?

Yes along those lines. I was using it as more of an example...

What does it mean to be a Software Engineer?

I think you hit the nail on the head. When it comes down to...

As one does at three o'clock in the morning, I started a funky side project.

Awesome idea. Eventually there should be a visual timeline ...

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