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Dec. 27, 2019: What did you learn this week?

nickytonline profile image Nick Taylor (he/him) ・1 min read

Weekly Learnings 2019 (6 Part Series)

1) Nov. 24, 2019: What did you learn this week? 2) Nov. 29, 2019: What did you learn this week? 3 ... 4 3) Dec. 6, 2019: What did you learn this week? 4) Dec. 13, 2019: What did you learn this week? 5) Dec. 20, 2019: What did you learn this week? 6) Dec. 27, 2019: What did you learn this week?

It's that time of the week again for the last time this year. So wonderful devs, what did you learn this week? It could be programming tips, career advice etc.

Reading a book in windy conditions

Feel free to comment with what you learnt and/or reference your TIL post to give it some more exposure.

#todayilearned

Summarize a concept that is new to you.

And remember, if something you learnt was a big win for you, then you know where to drop it as well.πŸ‘‡πŸ‘‡πŸ»πŸ‘‡πŸΌπŸ‘‡πŸ½πŸ‘‡πŸΎπŸ‘‡πŸΏ

Young kid winning on Jeopardy

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Completed my full stack e-commerce app using React Firebase and Snipcart. Gonna add it to my portfolio soon..
Taking a deep dive into Fullstack React Graphql/Apollo
It was a great learning experience for someone transitioning from Frontend to Fullstack development.

 
 

I learned how to add a really cool feature to my Nuxt module (I think it's cool, hopefully others do to?). Originally, a few weeks ago, when I was asked about the feature, I had no clue how to really approach the problem, but after spending all week on it, I think I got a solution people will be happy with. (article coming)

 
 

Finally, I published my first article: dev.to/cryptic22/terraform-best-pr....
I am looking forward to writing more articles in the new year.

 
 

After 5 days with no response, I learned that not everyone wants to deal with GitHub issues you open just before Xmas πŸ˜…πŸ˜…πŸ˜…

And I want to contribute to a project, not just ask the author for help.

I did learn a fair bit about JWTs in the meantime, at least.

 

I learn how to debug codes that my team member writes.

And know my team member doesn't know her code clearly....

 

I was busy writing my end of semester exams. Hence the only thing I learnt is a new way of solving quadratic equations by Prof. Shen Loh