Mark Brown, Sep 08

React for Angular Developers

Are you an Angular dev looking to get started with React? If so, then join Mark Brown for a guided tour of the differences and similarities between the two.
Jack Franklin, Sep 08

Higher Order Components: A React Application Design Pattern

Jack Franklin takes a look at Higher Order Components, a design pattern that helps keep your React applications tidy, well structured and easy to maintain.
Chris Laughlin, Sep 07

Styling in React: From External CSS to Styled Components

Chris Laughlin takes a look at some of the options for applying CSS styles to React components, and introduces the styled-components library.
Eric Greene, Sep 07

Working with Data in React: Properties & State

Eric Greene of the Microsoft Developer Network teaches the fundamentals of working with data in React apps.
Nicole Saidy, Sep 07

Putting the "App" in Progressive Web Apps

Nicole Saidy offers an overview of Progressive Web Apps (PWAs), what they are, which problems they solve, and what makes them apps or app-like.
Parth Misra, Sep 07

11 Productivity Tools to Help Web Developers Beat Deadlines

Parth Misra presents 11 productivity tools, explaining how they can help organize your day and increase your productivity.
Pavels Jelisejevs, Sep 06

Create React App - Get React Projects Ready Fast

Create React App is a CLI tool from Facebook that allows you to generate a new React project and use a pre-configured Webpack build for development.
Design & UX
Aja Frost, Sep 05

10 Unexpected Sources of Design Inspiration

Aja Frost lists the bold and beautiful sources of design inspiration that you probably don't know about. You'll definitely want to bookmark these secrets!
Rova Rindrata, Sep 05

A Guide to Setting Up Let's Encrypt SSL on Shared Hosting

Rova Rindrata demonstrates the steps required to set up a free Let's Encrypt SSL certificate on a shared hosting account, using SSL for Free.
Giulio Mainardi, Sep 05

Building a Trello Layout with CSS Grid and Flexbox

Giulio Mainardi shows you how to build a Trello layout using CSS's new Grid Layout Module features and Flexbox, along with some Sass for efficiency.
Maria Antonietta Perna, Sep 04

How to Tell if React is the Best Fit for Your Next Project

React eases the development of snappy, event-driven user interfaces that are fast at responding to state changes. This is particuarly important considering users expect web apps to feel smooth and seamless like native apps. In this article, you'll learn about what React is good at and what makes it work. This should provide you with the context required to decide if this library could be a good fit for your next project, and whether you should learn React.
Kirk Madera, Sep 04

Rapid Development of Zend Expressive Modules

Kirk Madera goes through the process of creating the R side of a blog module CRUD in this quick, 10-minute Zend Expressive tutorial, demonstrating its power
Lucero del Alba, Sep 04

Why Developers Should Consider WordPress.com Hosting

Lucero del Alba looks at the pros and cons of WordPress.com hosting, explaining why it's a good option for web developers.
Yaphi Berhanu, Aug 31

Learning JavaScript: 9 Common Mistakes That Are Holding You Back

Many people try learning JavaScript and then give up. Yaphi Berhanu looks at 9 common mistakes and gives you tips to overcome them and master JavaScript!
Gajendar Singh, Aug 30

How to Create CSS Conic Gradients for Pie Charts and More

Gajendar Singh shows how to create conic gradients in CSS, a new standard championed by Lea Verou which lets you build pie charts and more without images.
James Hibbard, Aug 30

6 jQuery Form Wizard Plugins

jQuery Form Wizard is a jQuery plugin for creating form wizard or form flow without refreshing your page or webpage. We have listed 6 of them in this post.
Larry Alton, Aug 30

Debunking 3 Common WordPress Myths

Are you considering using WordPress, and have some worries about it based on things you've heard? Larry debunks some common WordPress myths in this post.
Design & UX
John Stevens, Aug 30

UX Lessons from Amazon: 4 Hacks Guaranteed to Boost Conversions

John Stevens talks about how Amazon is breaking records when it comes to conversions, and what you can do about your own UX to mirror their success.
Lucero del Alba, Aug 29

5 Ways to Get Started with Machine Learning

Lucero del Alba surveys online resources and courses — both free and paid — for getting started with Machine Learning.
Kirk Madera, Aug 28

Rapid Enterprise App Development with Zend Expressive

Kirk presents a way to get going quickly with Zend Expressive, setting up an enterprise-ready application bootstrap in under 10 minutes. Awesome!
Christopher Pitt, Aug 25

ReactJS in PHP: Writing Compilers Is Easy and Fun!

Christopher Pitt is back with another esoteric use case in PHP land - building custom compilers! Here he builds one which can process ReactJS code in PHP!
Andrew McDermott, Aug 25

4 Signs Your Employer Will Ruin Your Career

Andrew McDermott explores the qualities of difficult employers, and how to avoid them and protect your employment opportunities.
Roman Lubushkin, Aug 24

Visualize Large Date and Time-Based Datasets with AnyStock

Do you need to chart date or time-based data? Roman Lubushkin takes a look at AnyStock, a JavaScript stock and financial charting library from AnyChart.
Maria Antonietta Perna, Aug 24

Fancy Web Animations Made Easy with GreenSock Plugins

Maria Antonietta Perna gives you an overview of GreenSock plugins to add complex animations to your project quickly and in a few lines of code.