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re: Please suggest, react or jquery?
What do you want the user to do? What's the interface? I w...
re: Roast my site
the header-banner-layout is broken and nothing happens when...
re: How to handle outbound links in desktop PWA?
But isn't this exactly what you asked? "If the user naviga...
re: How to handle outbound links in desktop PWA?
Does this maybe help? developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/W......
re: Concerns with Separation of Concerns
Also nowadays there are fewer front-end-devs without JS-kno...
re: Webdevs! Are we on the right track?
I think it went wrong when everybody started using technolo...
re: How much time on average do you spent coding outside of full-time work?
The first year was super-productive, because of the weird s...
re: How much time on average do you spent coding outside of full-time work?
Used to be more before the son was born, now with a toddler...
re: Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Web Development
Note that if you work in agencies, chances to work on new p...
re: So, is it DEV, dev.to or The Practical Dev?
Devito, as in Danny, but the line on the "i" ran away.
re: What are your five most used terminal commands?
git cd yarn jump ant
re: If you could change one thing about learning to code, what would it be?
The notion that math is essential to develop software. Also...
re: Reactjs create tab
When implementing tabs, think about it as accordion with di...
re: How do you practice coding?
I found that mentoring trainees and juniors bears most impr...
re: What if my child wants to become a programmer?
I'd be happy if he does something where he isn't dreading M...
re: How can you prepare for a job at Google?
In a sane company, you won't be thrown into the cold water ...
re: Are you a multi-passionate developer?
My "biggest" hobbies are guitar and game-dev (I probably sp...
re: I started questioning my tech stack, and now I'm lost 😔
Different projects require different stacks. There is no on...
re: What's the Worst Code You've Ever Seen or Written?
It displays an element which has been set invisible by a Ja...
re: Hey parents, share your strategies for making time to learn/make/play.
If you're employed you need to shift as much learning as po...
re: What's the Worst Code You've Ever Seen or Written?
Code that works is never bad, but this is probably the most...
re: Music & Coding: let's take a survey
Folky countryish singer-songwriter stuff like Ryan Adams, A...
re: Which way of centering via Flex do you prefer?
Cool! That's new to me. Doesn't seem to be widely supported...
re: What email username would you use with your own domain?
mail
re: What are your "must have" custom snippets for your editor/IDE?
Not using any snippets but everytime I type a non-breaking-...
re: Which way of centering via Flex do you prefer?
Oh yes, the space-arounds are all very useful, especially f...
re: Coding and Cannabis
I was gonna write a class, but then I got high. I was gonna...
re: What are developers looking for? A good tech or a good manager
Nothing fixes bad management. Can't find the source, but th...
re: My pizza recipe
Pretty much matches the pizza course I did last year. The o...
re: What do you do when you take mental breaks?
i have an office guitar i pick up when there's not much goi...
re: Why do recruiters ask for current salary?
Never ever come up with the number first. General rule of t...
re: Resume Critique
On the website and on the CV I couldn't find your country a...
re: Critique My Resume!
I think it's very good all around. The only thing I'd chang...
re: I'm a new dev blogger - I can has your tools?
For the graphic-stuff GIMP is more than enough. I wouldn't...
re: What PC would you buy as a new dev now?
I wouldn't mind having a touch-only-keyboard if it means le...
re: What PC would you buy as a new dev now?
2013 15" MacBook-Pro for all the things! The latest is also...
re: Why don't websites allow users to create their own security questions?
Enter E-Mail -> Receive Reset-Link
re: Why don't websites allow users to create their own security questions?
Because security questions are an additional attack vector ...
re: Why is it so hard to build or use a rich text editor yet amazing editors like vscode or atom are built with web technologies?
Lots of the complexity in a WYSIWYG-Editor comes from the u...
re: Why is it so hard to build or use a rich text editor yet amazing editors like vscode or atom are built with web technologies?
Because Code-Editors are fundamentally not rich-text-editor...
re: Common JS libraries and tools
jQuery is falling out of favor but it‘s still widespread an...
re: If I don't use React, am I still a developer?
„Am I a real tourist if I don‘t try all kinds of ice-cream ...
re: What's in your podcast rotation right now?
lists.pocketcasts.com/7b6793f0-4df... 🤓
re: Website Wireframing Advice Thread
Anything that can draw a box and lines and text is fine. I ...
re: The importance of being bored
I see it like white-space in design. Or the same but differ...
re: I'm 20 working as a middleweight frontend developer in London, UK, Ask Me Anything!
How do you approach deciding the front-end tech-stack for a...
re: Let's discuss coding workshops and why is it priced very high?
Marketing Location Lunch Instructor Financials (Tax, refund...
re: Why do you use jQuery in 2019?
It still has some advantages. If you do const a = docum...
re: If I don't use React, am I still a developer?
No need to. I see it as buffet. Take what you like, but it...
re: What applications or tools do you wish existed?
A good dev-env on the iPad. When I leave the Mac at home bu...
re: Yet another question about job titles
Given that you also know how to design products vs. "just" ...
re: How do you feel about chasing internet points, badges and the gamification of everything?
There are pros and cons, and it can be used for good or bad...
re: Why I am seeing Stack-overflow site this way, Is it Hacked?
Imagine hacking SO to "only" 90iesfying the theme 😬
re: Modular Front-end development
This calls for WebComponents! => webcomponents.org
re: I am a programming coach/trainer, Ask Me Anything!
Is this parody?
re: “DevOps engineer” is really just a title used to hire sysadmins?
Thanks! I have to admit a little ignorance to this field, ...
re: What are your favorite programming language syntax features?
+1 for Guards. Also I really enjoy Pipes, like my_data ...
re: “DevOps engineer” is really just a title used to hire sysadmins?
I thought DevOps was the word for Sysadmins taking care of ...
re: CSS Grid or CSS Framework?
If the sites are similar in design and layout, a CSS-Framew...
re: Show off your swag 😎
I have socks from Tidelift and Wordpress, and they are the ...
re: Explain Redux Like I'm Five
You make a list of every friend you have and give them a nu...
re: in the presence of social media are companies really in need of website ?
As a company, you'll want full control of your online appea...
re: Opinion: Architect VS Engineer VS Developer
It would need to be country-based, but yes. I think the mos...
re: Opinion: Architect VS Engineer VS Developer
Yes, same with "Architekt", but I'm not sure how it is when...
re: Opinion: Architect VS Engineer VS Developer
Interesting! It would be a bigger deal if the field were as...
re: I'm a Dutch (cross-platform mobiledev and) Tech Lead at a startup, building viable products in my spare time, Ask Me Anything!
Best Coffeeshop in NL?
re: I'm Engineering Director at a Fintech(have experience creating apps using Django/Ionic/Docker/AWS(ton of it), Ask Me Anything!
Thanks! Very insightful. I'm a bit interested in security-...
re: Resumé++
make sure your photo is professionally taken don't rate yo...
re: I'm Engineering Director at a Fintech(have experience creating apps using Django/Ionic/Docker/AWS(ton of it), Ask Me Anything!
What are examples of security-measures you have to take, th...
re: Get started with Dart (Free Egghead.io course)
Please rename this to "Start with Dart" 😬
re: When Should You Use A Web Framework?
A couple of angles I like to approach these decisions from:...
re: What are your favourite podcasts? 🤔 🤔
Yes I'm using Pocketcasts and I can skip with Siri. That's...
re: What are your favourite podcasts? 🤔 🤔
I listen to german non-dev podcasts mostly. I can't stand m...
re: Not a Cultural Fit
Your article is missing some paragraphs at the end. 😬 I th...
re: I want to develop games
If you want to start coding games and don't like JS you cou...
re: Changing job - How often is too often?
I'd say a year is a good minimum time. If you have had lot...
re: Dark Mode and webapps
It depends on the medium, the surroundings, and the font-we...
re: Vim is not a monster.
Thanks! The link to the frontend-vim is useful, will try th...
re: What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?
Not sure, maybe the post simply has too many replies. Or ma...
re: If this happens, will you be loyal or ethical?
Wouldn't say it's hypothetical. I'm certain stuff like this...
re: If this happens, will you be loyal or ethical?
Something similar to what exactly?
re: Is web development just copying and pasting?
Is using a package really the same thing as copy/paste? Tec...
re: What’s an unpopular software opinion you have?
Not sure if unpopular but: The term "Impostor Syndrome" is...
re: Git Tutorial on How to Redraw Git Graph History is Coming in 3,2,1 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥
Thing is, when you have lots of followers around the web to...
re: How to make backgrounds like the default WhatsApp wallpaper?
You can use Photoshop, Sketch, etc. to make those. Just nee...
re: Pika project allows you to use npm module direct on the browser
This is really useful. I imagine this to be handy when star...
re: Which .dev domains have you registered so far?
I‘d never use any domain I have no control over for Email. ...
re: Which .dev domains have you registered so far?
a13c.dev for email, niorad.dev for lulz and lids.dev as add...
re: Is UX Design just design?
If a designer doesn't include users from the beginning, I'd...
re: Is UX Design just design?
The buzzword UX is really "just" product-design in the digi...
re: Would you hire me with these skills? An honest assessment of my skills as a web developer.
Can't speak for big-tech-companies, but if you're willing t...
re: Front end project advice
You don't need anything other than the react and react-dom ...
re: Creating A Custom, Accessible Drop Down
You can add a search-field as first LI and add some JS to f...
re: Creating A Custom, Accessible Drop Down
As soon as you need integrated search, or icons on the opti...
re: Go get your .dev domain!
Got niorad, a13c and lids.dev as alternative Domain for dev...
re: Programming in the Adult Entertainment Industry II
Interesting, how the reason for the internet's popularity, ...
re: Help Me Learn Design Skills!
Don't start with learning apps. You will learn apps, but no...
re: You're Not An Impostor
You can be free of impostor-syndrome and still be aware of ...
re: Should I get 2nd Monitor for 27" iMac
What worked well for me was to remove as many distractions ...
re: Listening to music while working - Yay or nay and what to listen to
Oh and I think "spooky" is a better word, not "scary"
re: Listening to music while working - Yay or nay and what to listen to
Maybe "industrial" is usually something else, but it's most...
re: Listening to music while working - Yay or nay and what to listen to
For no-brainer-activities like updating tasks, HTML/CSS etc...
re: (Updated) Minimal Gatsby-Starter with REST-Api
This is excellent, thanks! If this were StackOverflow, you...
re: (Updated) Minimal Gatsby-Starter with REST-Api
Thank you! Does it include using a custom Rest-Api as data-...
re: What Are You Going To Do When AI Steals Your Job?
How about actual Rockstar or Ninja?
re: What is the easiest programming language to learn?
In terms of simplicity I think Lua is one of the better one...
re: What Are You Going To Do When AI Steals Your Job?
Beekeeping
re: List of Awesome MacBook screensavers
I want starfield for mac 😭😭😭
re: Coding, A Blue Collar Job?
I know what white/blue-collar means, but let's think about ...
re: Starting a Dev & Tech Sticker Book
I'm doing a similar thing but digitally and with entire lap...
re: Get Yourself Profiled
Adventurer! It's correct that I rather wing it than to care...
re: What was your win this week?
This week, I worked on the animations and overall design of...
re: What should we, developers, tell our relatives about ?
Buy devices which will be updated in the coming years, so r...
re: I used Bootstrap too often and I wonder how can I write good CSS without it?
Try to learn Flexbox and CSS-Grid first, it should give you...
re: What should we, developers, tell our relatives about ?
Secure Passwords, AdBlockers, good Hardware/OS-Choices
re: I need advice for UI improvement.
It doesn't look bad at all! It's not a lifestyle-blog, it's...
re: Is Giving Google All Your Data Worth The Convenience?
RE Google: I don't see the point in dropping it completely,...
re: Between Xamarin and ReactNative which one would be a better choice for creating Mobile Applications
It depends on the project and your & your team's experi...
re: Why I Struggled with Creating an Account Here and Why I Did It
Is there a "native" registration in sight for Devto?
re: What's your goto motivational quote?
Trying is the first step towards failure.
re: How did you get better at CSS?
I learned mostly by projects at work. Floats and clearing ...
re: Using SASS partials
You don't need to import them again, if they were imported ...
re: Is C++ the permanent choice for the game industry?
Jonathan Blow sure is trying with JAI, inductive.no/jai/
re: What does FOUC stand for?
Ah yes, the seconds until JS fixes what CSS couldn't do. I...
re: In programming, is it better to have many small files or one large file?
Many large files 😬
re: Why Everyone Is Fighting About CSS/UX and JS
Some related observations/thoughts I don't know where else ...
re: Portfolio review
That's cool! Hardly any front-end-devs even have their own ...
re: Preload on hover?
You could check it in the Network-Tab in your DevTools. Dev...
re: Why do you code?
Because it's fun for me to type code/instructions into a ma...
re: How did my password manager do after launch?
Hey I liked this before it was cool ❄️ Always great to see...
re: How to convince junior developers to learn basics first?
You don't. You let them figure it out themselves. If you're...
re: Do you have any energy and time for your personal goals after a full day of work at your job?
Since we have our son, my me-time at home decreased, but at...
re: Why Are Some Developers so Allergic to IDEs?
Because some people just like to be different than others. ...
re: Day 27: Swift macOS password manager for people who hate the cloud
Great Progress!
re: Should employers provide time for learning/training?
"Your career is your responsibility." Agree. "It is not y...
re: I Am Not A Real Programmer
After I wrote my first C-program for templating files for b...
re: Anyone still using Emacs?
I think it was Prettier back then. Also I had some troubles...
re: Anyone still using Emacs?
I used it for some months, inspired by Handmade Hero. Spen...
re: Day 16: Swift macOS password manager for people who hate the cloud
Very nice!
re: Who or what inspired you to do programming?
Ever since I got my NES on my 4th or 5th birthday I spent a...
re: What are your first ever projects that you worked on and what language were they in?
My first seriously coded thingies were Processing-Sketches ...
re: What is your job title?
it says "SENIOR CONSULTANT" in the Org-Chart, but I always ...
re: Privacy Tools – Encryption Against Global Mass Surveillance
In my quest to un-google as much as possible I went full iO...
re: How to do a short ramp up for a junior?
Context Frontend { One specific thing I like to do is to g...
re: What are some co-worker attitudes you dislike?
Too loud and bassy normal talking. Update: Ups, that's no ...
re: Day 10: Making a swift macOS password manager for people who hate the cloud
I don't know why but a simple native app to me looks so muc...
re: Are you learning a new language in 2019? Share your story.
And thanks again, it's a very good book. I'm just at page 6...
re: How do you use Night Mode?
Only on 9GAG, because I usually browse before sleeping. The...
re: Why ReactJS is a Framework, not a Library
Would you say Slick-Carousel is also a framework? You decla...
re: Are you learning a new language in 2019? Share your story.
thanks!
re: What is one essential item in your backpack or computer bag?
Screwdriver
re: Day 6: Making a swift macOS password manager for people who hate the cloud
Really curious how this will continue :-D
re: Are you learning a new language in 2019? Share your story.
Go is awesome! It was my first new language 2018. I made a ...
re: Day 4: Making a swift macOS password manager for people who hate the cloud
Great project! I also rediscovered Swift and Cocoa after so...
re: Help! I am Overwhelmed With React and It's Preventing Me From Finding A Workflow
About game-dev: Games often use immediate-mode-GUI, which h...
re: Describe Your Tetris Effect
Since I started rock-climbing, I see more holds and nudges ...
re: What is your biggest 'red flag' when interviewing?
The company has lots of negative comments/reviews on Kununu...
re: What was your last dev related Google Search?
swift nsview listen keyboard
re: Do you work on call?
Luckily no, since I work at an agency there's a) usually a ...
re: What's your coding origin story?
How to become a developer according to Niorad: 👶🏻🌱 Get a D...
re: Your 2018 in Numbers
💻 Started DevLids.com in May and got 229 Contributors since...
re: How do you pimp your blog post?
On Mac you can use Control+Command+Space to open the Charac...
re: DevLids 200-Milestone & Help Needed
Thanks! Photopea looks like a good PS-alternative.
re: DevLids 200-Milestone & Help Needed
This somehow got buried in my notifications, I'm so sorry. ...
re: Feature request: disable comments for the post
Yes, please! Sometimes you just don't want anyone posting...
re: Notable: The markdown-based note-taking app that doesn't suck
Thanks! Good job! I'm also working on an Electron-App with ...
re: What’s your favorite JS interview question?
Most def, it's more a conversation-starter, without a "righ...
re: What’s your favorite JS interview question?
For candidates with a clear focus on a specific technology/...
re: What's your favorite Vim trick?
cit
re: I did it again.
Border: 0 vs. Border: none :before vs. ::before
re: What kind of dev gift are you looking for these coming holidays?
Whiskey, Socks, and offsetting a year's worth CO2, for exam...
re: How do you get back into a side project after months?
It's like picking up a game after a longer break: you forgo...
re: Resume Review
I'm just one point of view of many, but I'd say… If you'r...
re: Is it that hard to get a job in Europe?
Check valtech.com/ I work in Germany, but we're in Sweden, ...
re: Is it that hard to get a job in Europe?
Do you want to stay in Sweden? What kind of job/area are yo...
re: DevLids 200-Milestone & Help Needed
Uuuh thank you! It's kinda the opposite of what I need, but...
re: AoC Day 3: No Matter How You Slice It
My solution (Elixir) for the first part was: Make a list ...
re: Show off your stickers!
Thanks for the shoutout!!! Here's my latest iteration, w...
re: Do you pay to run any side projects?
I run DevLids.com, but it's still small so shared hosting w...
re: What is the future of software development pay range?
I think it's impossible to say what will be in 10 years, ma...
re: 3 reasons why devs don’t contribute to open source. Discuss!
If one is doubting they have the right skills, they're prob...
re: What were your "gotchas" when first learning React?
Now that I think of it, it was probably the fact that React...
re: Full-time, side projects, learning, and staying sane
It's ok to not have a side-project as a developer, first o...
re: What is the role of a developer advocate?
Marketing
re: Black Friday Deals
Joe Calhouns "Testing with Go" and "Webdev with Go" are 40%...
re: Initial Thoughts on Vim
The cool thing is, even if you switch editors, you can alwa...
re: Why is your preferred programming language your go-to?
Golang! I'm pretty new at the language but I love the simp...
re: Favourite albums to listen to while coding
For heavy concentration I listen to C418-One, Jim Guthrie a...
re: 29 Must Read Books For Programmers
It's an often cited book about team-work and the importance...
re: How do you use GitHub?
I use Dropbox for the small experiments or prototypes and s...
re: 29 Must Read Books For Programmers
Peopleware amazon.de/Peopleware-Productive-Pr...
re: A few words about team buildings
It could be outside working hours, like when you do a retre...
re: A few words about team buildings
An exercise like this should always happen when a team chan...
re: Things Nobody Told Me About Being a Software Engineer
That you don't need to be a math genius to be a programmer....
re: If it's Saturday and you won't be coding again until Monday, how do you get your mind off your current work?
Kid & Guitar
re: What are your snippets?
Interesting! I know the feature but never really used more ...
re: My New Mac Setup
I'd never have guessed that cmd-q might be an issue, what's...
re: Working as a software engineer for a dev shop with projects vs a product company
only a bad one.
re: How to be fully alert minutes after waking
Yes it's interesting. Will gift the german version around m...
re: How to be fully alert minutes after waking
Ah then you probably also read "Why we sleep" 😝
re: How to be fully alert minutes after waking
Do you get 7-8 hours sleep each night? If it's less it may ...
re: Thoughts on doing side-projects while short on time
Glad that you find it useful!
re: Thoughts on doing side-projects while short on time
But yes the Raspi is awesome, I made a little retro-console...
re: What are some signs that your project at work is ending?
From an agency-perspective it is a good indicator your comp...
re: Which Javascript library/framework according to you is going to rule in 2019?
Either ExtJS or jQuery UI.
re: Does your company have a self improvement time and how it's implemented in the workflow?
Not really. I think it's better to bake improvement-time in...
re: Recruiters mess up all the technologies. Should we show them their mistakes? Or... laugh?
Ignore that and try to get in touch with the company itself...
re: Working less than 40h a week?
Yes the occupation doesn't matter as much, my wife works as...
re: Want Ideas for Javascript web apps
Consume the Spotify-API for search and playing preview-file...
re: What do you do on Sundays?
Weekends are reserved for family, especially sundays. We us...
re: Working less than 40h a week?
Not me but a senior colleague of mine at Valtech Germany wo...
re: How to keep motivation?
The best thing for that is to keep the momentum by working ...
re: You are not a real developer
It's the same as with "artist". Who is a real artist, who i...
re: Making Web Animations
Also if you ever run into the problem that appearing elemen...
re: What are the best books you've read so far in 2018?
Why we sleep en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Why_We_Sleep
re: I don't like remote working
I enjoy both, but at home I have no desk and sitting too lo...
re: Which JS Framework??
No way to tell for sure without knowing what kind of Websit...
re: Do you copy and paste code from Stack Overflow?
yes but only Regexes
re: Do tech companies care about your look?
We do hiring decisions partly based on "could we send this ...
re: How Does Apple Create Such Stunning Landing Pages?
Binding positions to scroll-offsets, using text, videos and...
re: What was your first PR on Github?
My first and only PR on a Github-Project was adding "var" t...
re: A Developer Story: Patrick Powell
Great Post! Sounds like you'd be better off in a smaller/no...
re: What is the next big thing in frontend development?
Seems like it's on the way twitter.com/keithamus/status/100...
re: What is the next big thing in frontend development?
Oh and while we're in this mess, I'd love some faster build...
re: What is the next big thing in frontend development?
A stricter separation of sites and apps. Usage of less JS ...
re: WWE Entrance Music
Add a wicked light-show, crowd and the Shawn-Michaels-Entra...
re: What is Your Opinion about CSS(-in-JS)?
I have lots of experience with BEM-Style and Object-Style C...
re: Is front-end development having an identity crisis?
I think a good modern description of FED would be "Develo...
re: How do you commit in GitHub ?
Make a folder in Dropbox/iCloud/Whatever and init a local r...
re: What do you do with your free time at work?
I have an office-guitar, so when I have 15 minutes to wait ...
re: Vim won't make you a more productive developer
Emacs does also work well for this purpose.
re: Help! Looking for the best online program to continue learning Android development
Maybe think about building something on your own first, bef...
re: A discussion regarding pure JS apps
Pro: You get to write everything from scratch Con: You have...
re: Best way to learn on React Native
It's never wrong to learn new things! I'd start with learni...
re: Should I learn Go?
I like Go. I'm not using it professionally, though (only ...
re: Do Developers Need Project Management Skill?
Sure.
re: Portfolio-worthy ideas.
"not trying to get humans to space to skateboard over Satu...
re: Do Developers Need Project Management Skill?
I learned a lot just by observing the management-layers of ...
re: React vs. Angular vs. VueJS vs. Native
I'm confused if this is about mobile or web, but I'd say al...
re: How do you estimate time required for assigned task?
Recent example from my work-life. "Hey, how long will impl...
re: How do you plan your goals?
I don't have goals. Best case I reach them, and then what? ...
re: How many hours do you spend to improve your coding skills?
It used to be about an hour a day in the evenings. Now, f...
re: Breaking up with JavaScript
I also felt the whoa when I tried Swift, so I know what you...
re: Should browsers still allow users to disable JavaScript?
It's not a separate web, it's just websites that ain't on g...
re: Stickers, A Love Story
I think a good conversation-starter is to also have non-tec...
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