Developer Burnouts – Why and How Not To

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Developer Burnouts is a chapter from my upcoming book, Web Developer Dot Meta. Subscribe to my mailing list to get more information. Burning out is an issue that all developers face. And younger developers are often not aware of. To put it simply, a burnout is a state where one is overly fatigued by continued […]

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Handling Critique As a Developer

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Handling Critique is a chapter from my upcoming book, Web Developer Dot Meta. Subscribe to my mailing list to get more information. I like to say that people that criticize you unconstructively are people that are not happy. And with that, I’d like to talk about handling critique from your peers. Just like artists that […]

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What I want to do in 2015

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To go along with my article about what I did in 2014, I thought it’d be prudent to look to the future and figure out what I want to do this year. Last year, I accomplished much more than I would have hoped and this year, I want to take it easy so far in […]

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Where are all the remote tech jobs?

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I’ve recently started the arduous process of finding a new job and have encountered quite a struggle in the process so after having read Paul Graham’s article on immigration, I decided to write this article to weigh in with my lay knowledge, anecdotes, and personal knowledge. First, let me reiterate what Paul said. Basically, he […]

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What I did in 2014

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2014 was quite a year for me, just like any other year. Before I get into the specifics, I learned one big thing: Despite thinking I had slowed down on my learning endeavor, I’ve sped it up to tremendous velocities. What I mean by that is that, when you start programming, everything is new. Before […]

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Using Foundation for Apps

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Since I had the pleasure of writing 99% of the AngularJS code for Foundation for Apps, I decided to make a long video showing off a sample workflow. It’s my first screencast of the kind so excuse the numerous mistakes and stumbling. For those that don’t want to watch the whole thing. Here are a […]

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Comprehensive Beginner’s Guide to AngularJS

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Last Saturday, I gave yet another talk on getting started with AngularJS and with good success. I found myself wondering though, along the way, why is it that we keep needing these “getting started” talks with Angular? What makes it so complicated? Why do we need endless “basic” tutorials? I think the answer lies in […]

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