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What is a "closure" in JavaScript?

July 24, 2020

What is a "closure"? A closure is the combination of a function enclosed with references to its surrounding state ( lexical environment ). It gives…

How To: Create A Link Rainbow Hover Effect

July 17, 2020

So, typically I try to write pretty long, in-depth articles and tutorials. This week I do not have the energy, so we're doing a quick tutorial on…

Java, Ruby, and JavaScript Walk Into a Bar (and Order Some Coffee) ...

July 10, 2020

After nearly two years of studying and learning, I was finally starting to not feel so much like a "beginner" or a "newbie" at programming. I've built…

Planning A Fullstack Project

July 03, 2020

So, this week I meant to put up the next post in my MERN stack project series, but I realized that I was leaving out a huge part of the project…

API CRUD Actions with Express and Mongoose

June 19, 2020

Previously in this series we walked through setting up your first Express server , and then setting up the beginnings of an Express API with…

Setting Up An Express API with Mongoose

June 10, 2020

This is a continuation of a series on Express. If you have never used Express before I recommend starting here instead. This is Part 1 of a 2 part…

Job Search Self Care And Anxiety Management

June 04, 2020

We all know the job search can be stressful, and sometimes even traumatic. So, what can we do to make sure we are supporting our mental health while…

A Ruby on Rails Roadmap

May 27, 2020

Are you a beginner or newbie looking to get started with Ruby on Rails? I've compiled some FREE resources to help you get started in just under…

My Macbook Pro Dev Setup

May 23, 2020

A quick run down of everything I did to get my dev environment up and running on my new 2020 MacBook Pro... First Things First... Before I did…

Hello World! { Setting Up Your First Express Server }

May 11, 2020

But what is Express anyway? Express is a minimal and flexible Node.js web application framework . Express is a great backend and API option for any…