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- tough stuff
- mental health
- web accessibility
- Intros I Wish I Had
- Design Pattern Fairy Tales
With so much to keep learning as a junior dev, I've remembered not to trust my brain to hold onto all the new info.
If you don't know what rebasing in Git is, read this before it's too late. Especially if you love cupcakes!
Part of being a junior dev is controlling the overwhelming pressure I put on myself to learn as much as possible.
For my first web project that wasn't a website, I broke down a goal that involved Node, scheduled functions, the Twitter API, and a feed of anime wallpapers.
All web developers will fight Impostor Syndrome at some point, and find their own way to fight back.
I've found I'm not a happy person. I wouldn't have it any other way.
It's easy to see why pattern libraries are useful, but tough to successfully maintain them over time.
Don't feel lazy and undeserving for taking the time to rest. One can't be productive without rest.
Common language influences us a lot. Could our swear words affect our beliefs?