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Emily A. Pixi

Founder and Organizer of Code Cafe Online. Flatiron School Software Engineering grad. Learner Advocate and Production Engineer with egghead.io

Education

Flatiron School

Work status

I'm looking for work!

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A Ruby on Rails Roadmap

Oh that's awesome! Thanks for the recommendation!

The Basics of HTML

Excellent intro to HTML concepts πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘

What is a "Closure" in JavaScript?

I'm honestly not sure πŸ€” that might get more into specific sco...

What is a "Closure" in JavaScript?

Thank you Sandrico! I'm so glad this helped clear things up f...

What was your win this week?

Thank you, Robin!

What is a "Closure" in JavaScript?

I've never heard that term before πŸ€” I guess I'll have to look...

What was your win this week?

I had 3 awesome interviews for full time engineering roles th...

What is a "Closure" in JavaScript?

Haha sorry! I thought the naming was kinda funny, but I can s...

πŸ€— LaunchDarkly is proud to be here at Codeland!

That's perfect! Thank you so much!

πŸ€— LaunchDarkly is proud to be here at Codeland!

Thanks so much!

Using Cognitive Services and Mario Kart to Create "Astrology" with Chloe Condon

Loved your talk, Chloe! I've been meaning to play with the Fa...

Working Smarter: 5 Steps To Getting Unstuck with Rukia Sheikh-Mohamed

Love your talk and the clear steps you've laid out Rukia! Ste...

πŸ€— LaunchDarkly is proud to be here at Codeland!

Hi Jess! I just applied for the open Front End Engineer posit...

How To: Create A Rainbow Link Hover Effect

OMG I love it!

Salary Negotiation for People That Hate To Negotiate with Josh Puetz

That's a really good point, Rachel!

How To: Create A Rainbow Link Hover Effect

That's so fun!! I'm so glad you got to use it with your stude...

Salary Negotiation for People That Hate To Negotiate with Josh Puetz

How would you suggest determining how much they need you, whe...

Salary Negotiation for People That Hate To Negotiate with Josh Puetz

Love love love this talk and topic. Salary negotiation is one...

Being Utterly Fearless in Your Pursuit of Learning to Code with Alex Morton

Would love to hear about this too! It's always cool to see th...

Being Utterly Fearless in Your Pursuit of Learning to Code with Alex Morton

You're doing amazing Alex! I love this talk topic and think i...

`node index.js` which variations do you use?

This is a fun question. It really depends on what I'm working...

Where are you attending CodeLand from today?

Hi Ben! Attending from (currently veryyy stormy) NJ and havin...

Yaml for Web Developers

Awesome into to YAML, Raul! Thanks so much!

How To: Create A Rainbow Link Hover Effect

That's cool but also accomplishes a totally different thing.

How To: Create A Rainbow Link Hover Effect

Oh heck, you're right! Thanks for catching that

How To: Create A Rainbow Link Hover Effect

Gradient all the things! πŸ™Œ

How To: Create A Rainbow Link Hover Effect

Ah cool! I'm glad I could teach you something new 😊

What are some side project suggestions?

I was actually just discussing with someone building an activ...

Fullstack Project Planning

Honestly, I'm just not much of a designer, so I think my brai...

Fullstack Project Planning

Yeah I made this partially for future me who knows that past ...

Fullstack Project Planning

Perfect! I'm so glad it helped you!

Fullstack Project Planning

I tried to leave that open ended because that will vary prett...

Fullstack Project Planning

So true! That's why I mentioned at the end that the order isn...

Fullstack Project Planning

I'm glad it helped! I've been trying to focus more on time ma...

Fullstack Project Planning

So. Many. Steps. But all of them are totally worth taking the...

Fullstack Project Planning

Right!? Planning is everything!

What do you call your folder where you keep your code?

Is that a thing people do!?

What do you call your folder where you keep your code?

I'm boring/lazy. Mines literally just "Code" and it's a top l...

This Dot's "A Complete Guide to VueJS" is now available for free download!

Is this still available? The links look like they might be bu...

Setting Up An Express API with Mongoose

Thank you! Sometimes you just need to watch a basket of puppi...

Setting Up An Express API with Mongoose

Thank you! πŸŽ‰πŸ’• Fun and informative is such a high compliment!

Why are i and j so commonly used as variables in programming?

AFAIK, i is a popular choice when iterating over things becau...

How much coffee do you drink?

Only one cup per day. Sometimes I'll have a tea in the aftern...

Job Search Self Care and Anxiety Management

Hi Michael! It's the "blog" theme gatsby-theme-blog and then ...

Job Search Self Care and Anxiety Management

Thank you, Lucas! I hope it helped in some small way πŸ€—

The 7 Most Popular DEV Posts from the Past Week

I never thought I'd have a top 7 DEV post! How cool! I hope s...

A Ruby on Rails Roadmap

I'm so happy it might be able to help some people! Ruby and R...

A Ruby on Rails Roadmap

Oh man! I remember reading that when I started Flatiron and w...

Why You Should Stop Being Scared To Write A Blog Post.

I really appreciate you will. I wrote a blog the other day ab...

New MacBook Pro Dev Setup

Oh cool, thanks for the tip! Most of the time I just use the ...

New MacBook Pro Dev Setup

Docker is on my every growing list, so thanks for the insight...

My favourite line of CSS

I love this and I love that you explain how it works.

New MacBook Pro Dev Setup

This was my first new machine in about 6 years so I just want...

New MacBook Pro Dev Setup

I did all of this manually just because I weirdly enjoy that ...

New MacBook Pro Dev Setup

There's something about a fresh new machine that I love and I...

New MacBook Pro Dev Setup

This is a thing I should really look into. Thanks Horacio!

How to stack HTML elements

Excellent first post, Michael! πŸŽ‰

Hello World! { Setting Up Your First Express Server }

I'm looking to Mongo and Fauna as DB options even tho I'm muc...

What Your IDE Says About You

Glitch and Repl.it are probably my faves. I've actually never...

What Your IDE Says About You

Love this! Personally I have always used VSCode but I've also...

Building An App I'll Actually Use

I used React/Redux and Rails for the back-end. If you were ...

Need a hug? There's a bot for that!

I love this entirely too much!

Hoist Your Vars! (Variable Hoisting in JavaScript)

You're absolutely right and that's a point I didn't make cl...

Hoist Your Vars! (Variable Hoisting in JavaScript)

That is excellent advice and very true!

What the Hex!? (how to generate random hex color codes in javascript)

Someone else pointed this out, and it does work quite often...

What the Hex!? (how to generate random hex color codes in javascript)

Thanks, Khauri! I actually didn't know about the 0x thing. ...

What the Hex!? (how to generate random hex color codes in javascript)

Just to clarify, in the article, the intention is to genera...

What the Hex!? (how to generate random hex color codes in javascript)

I have no idea but I believe in your ability to figure it o...

What the Hex!? (how to generate random hex color codes in javascript)

I demand colorful cats!

What the Hex!? (how to generate random hex color codes in javascript)

Yeah someone else pointed this out to me. Math.floor vs Mat...

What the Hex!? (how to generate random hex color codes in javascript)

I know, right!? I want to sit and click that lil square on ...

Exterminate! πŸ€– (or Destroying Associated Records in Rails)

Thanks Kyla! Glad you enjoyed it!

Refactoring my Rails Project

Love it! This is such a fun app concept and I can't wait to...

2019 Year in Review

πŸ€—πŸŽ‰πŸ’•

2019 Year in Review

Thank you, Gilbert! It's the only way I know how to be haha

Lessons learned from my journey as a developer in 2019

This is excellent, and I relate to so much of this. I've le...

2019 Year in Review

It was crazy to write this and actually think through every...

2019 Year in Review

So glad to have met you, too, Chuck! Thank you for being yo...

Learning resources for Self-taught developers

Have you ever tried or thought about Treehouse? I have a fr...

HTTP Status Code Basics

Oh cool! Thanks for sharing!

My first interview (for a Dev internship)

Congrats on getting the internship! I think that definitely...

What are your must-have Android apps?

The Dev app, Twitter, Spotify, and I replaced the native te...

HTTP Status Code Basics

I do try to be a little more perfecter every day lol

HTTP Status Code Basics

I have fixed my terrible oversight

HTTP Status Code Basics

Thank you, friend!

HTTP Status Code Basics

Oh man, I think I need to make an edit. Works really well w...

What was your win this week?

I resigned from my dead end admin job to focus on Flatiron ...

HTML `<kbd>` Tag

TIL about &lt;progress&gt;

You don’t need to quit your job to make

After reading this and then the comments, I feel like some ...

A Beginner Program I'm Rather Proud Of

Great work! I don't know Python but after taking a look at ...

How to code a Theme Switcher with Vanilla JavaScript

Saving this so I can take a look at the rest of this series...

Twitter's new UI

I cannot stand it and it feels like there was so little tho...

Finally Building An Actual Thing

Oh this is so good to know, thank you so much!

Use Font Awesome to Change The Mouse Cursor

This is so fun! I can't wait to try this out.

Finally Building An Actual Thing

I was actually thinking the same thing! I am SO bad with co...

Finally Building An Actual Thing

Thank you, Kayley! I'm so flattered! πŸ˜­πŸ’•

5 Things you should NOT be ASHAMED of as a developer

Excellent list! I'm reeeally bad at number 4. It's somethin...

Finally Building An Actual Thing

Thank you so much, Juneau! I'm so glad you enjoy it as much...

Finally Building An Actual Thing

Thank you! I always find Pantone color samples so aesthetic...

Finally Building An Actual Thing

Thanks, Ben! I wish I had saved a version of what it looked...

Basic commands to start Git and GitHub

Thanks for writing this up! I spent yesterday learning git ...

CSS Grid - Hanuka Candles Menora

This is awesome! I'm trying to get more practice with Grid ...

How I design with CSS grid

This guide is so incredibly helpful and you did a fantastic...

Welcome Thread - v23

Hey Everyone! I found dev.to through a freeCodeCamp Medium ...

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