React Basics – Lets create a class based component – Part 1 of 2

In this example, we will be creating a class based component. We will then be creating a basic state object, and then using the props from the state object in our return statement, which we will present to the user. There are a few different ways to build components in React. The two that I…

How to set up React.js for development!

So you want to learn react in 2020, but aren't sure where to start? I'm here to help! This guide will be broken into several small sections, with the first being how to install a code editor and react application on your computer. The first thing we need to have is our code editor. I…

Want to write test cases with JavaScript? Say hello to Cypress.io!

From the start of my time writing software, I knew I wanted to work with JavaScript. It does what I need, has a really robust community, and there doesn’t seem to be an end to the number of resources out there. One of the things I’ve always wanted to do for my personal code was…

How to stay productive working from home.

With more and more people moving to working 100% remotely, how do you succeed? I hope to help below! Make your work environment comfortable In my opinion, this is the single most crucial piece to being successful while working from home. Having a space you enjoy spending 8+ hours in every day will help, as…

Where to learn how to code. Advice for new developers from a new developer

If I’ve learned anything in my fairly short time as a developer(~1.5 years full time), it’s that finding the right place to learn can be tough. Do you go with the free options, or something paid? I mean, there are tons of resources scattered around the Internet (Medium is a good resource), but it is…