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NestJS Boilerplate

22 January, 2020

Boilerplate Repo I’ve always wanted to write this post since one of my favorite things to do in software development is build customized…

nes-react - React component library for nes.css

19 December, 2018

A while ago, I came across an awesome CSS framework inspired by the retro visuals of the NES: nes.css . Not sure knowing where I’d use it…

Using React for Phaser 3 UI

16 December, 2018

Phaser is an awesome game dev library written in Javascript that makes it incredibly easy to implement your ideas into actual game form…

Node/Express 2 - Setting Up the Server

24 March, 2018

Now that we’ve got our directory structure setup, we can start writing some code to wire up our server. First things first, we should…

Node/Express 1 - Getting Setup

23 March, 2018

In this series of tutorials we’ll be walking through how to create a basic Express application in Node JS.This tutorial will be covering…

Encrypting Your Websites with Let's Encrypt

26 February, 2018

Website encryption is a vital part of ensuring your user’s safety when they visit your sites. Without it, anyone on the same network can…

Zsh 3 - Customizing the Prompt

18 December, 2017

One of the great things about Zsh is the massive amount of customization you can do to the prompt allowing you to show a whole bunch of…

Zsh 2 - Installing Everything

17 December, 2017

Now that we have the basics of navigating the command line down, let’s begin with installing Zsh and all the other things that we need…

Zsh 1 - Command Line Basics

16 December, 2017

Before getting started with installing, configuring and showing off Zsh, let’s go over some command line basics so we’re all on the same…

Javascript Basics 6 - Node Modules

26 November, 2017

Lucky for us, the population of Javascript developers is a huge one. This leads to an expansive ecosystem of 3rd party modules available to…

Javascript Basics 5 - Loops and Conditionals

25 November, 2017

Loops are the way in Javascript that we iterate over data or keep doing a certain task until a particular condition is met. As with all our…

Javascript Basics 4 - Objects and Arrays

24 November, 2017

Objects and arrays are the main data structures that you will be using in code and are each useful in a wide variety of situations. They are…

Javascript Basics 3 - Functions

23 November, 2017

Functions in Javascript are the things that make everything happen in Javascript and it could be argued that functions are the most…

Javascript Basics 2 - Variables

22 November, 2017

Variables are how we store and keep track of data in our program. Say that we want to keep track of a number and add another number to it…

Javascript Basics 1 - Getting Setup

21 November, 2017

This series of tutorials is aimed at teaching the process of programming in Javascript, starting from the basics. Prior programming…

Javascript Basics 0 - What is Javascript?

20 November, 2017

Before we start with getting setup and actually writing some code, let’s take a bit of time to understand what Javascript actually is…