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Using Redux Sagas with Optimal Design Patterns

The one thing that was always an issue for me when it came to Redux, were Thunks. Sure, Thunks are great, and they have their place, but did you know you could replace them with something much more functional? Even though everywhere you look you see thunks, if you look around, even at Dan Abramov’s …

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Awesome Services for Developers

The internet is filled with awesome services to help you with so many things, and I wanted to take this opportunity to share my favorite, and most valued services in my arsenal. At the same time I would like to share the services I use to allow me to stay productive on my Chromebook with …

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Great Programming Resources

When I started working with JavaScript late last year, I dived head first into a whole new world. As soon as I came back up for air, I realized I needed to stop watching videos, and truly learn the language. In my article Learning JavaScript: Filling In the Gaps So You Learn Effectively, I talk …

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EcmaScript 5 versus ES6

I continue to hear professionals complain about ES6, and watch followers hold the same opinion due to a fear of change. Even being fairly new to JS, this is the first time I’ve seen people completely retaliate against their own language. I plan to cover what I’ve experienced, and why I think this is a …

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Another Way of Using NPM

As I continue to read through blogs, books, and even watch videos, it seems there are many unknown ways of using NPM; at least to the masses. I wanted to create this quick article to show some of the ways I use NPM, as well as speed up the process of many operations. Seriously, I’m …

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Learning to Code with Treehouse

When you start learning to code, you will find a long list of different places to learn. In my early years of JavaScript, I found myself looking for a place to refine my current knowledge. Visiting several different sites, a lot would cover basics, but I always had a hard time finding what I needed. …

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Learning JavaScript Effectively and Efficiently

JavaScript is an awesome language, but there is and overwhelming amount of topics when you first start, so some important fundamentals can be easily overlooked. Here we’ll go over what you need for learning JavaScript effectively and efficiently, and where you can go do so, and not get lost in the process.

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React Native On Android Without Issue

Building apps for mobile can often cause issues. Using a react-native setup can make it easier, but adding Android support can add different problems. All you need has been compiled into this article, explaining as we go. We will cover the process, errors, issues, as well as how to build react-native Android apps.

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The Atom Editor IDE and Package Addons

Since I started programming again, I’ve have grown very close to the Atom editor, and for very good reason. Not only is it light-weight, compact, it has the ability to be customized completely! As for functionality, there are many editor options, a lot being similar to Sublime, but even more specific to Atom. Of course …

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Learning ReactJS Without Frustration

Finding a great resource for ReactJS is not easy. There are too many old pre-EC6 tutorials all over the place, and what looked like zero authors willing to update their code. Eventually, I ran across a great book named SurviveJS, an open-source book dedicated to learning ReactJS, and Webpack.