Almir Bijedic, Feb 28
Make a Skype Bot with Electron & the Microsoft Bot Framework
Almir Bijedic builds a chatbot to hold daily scrum meetings via Skype. Learn to use Microsoft Bot Framework and Node to connect to multiple chat networks.
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Feb 28
How to Build Your Own Progressive Image Loader
Craig Buckler shares a very handy technique for progressive image loading — loading a smaller blurred version first, followed by the full resolution image.
Yaphi Berhanu, Feb 27
What Tutorials Don't Tell You: How to Approach Projects
Yaphi Berhanu demonstrates how to plan your web dev projects, making them an iterative process and breaking large problems into small bite-size pieces.
M. David Green, Feb 23
Applying functional techniques improved my programs, problem-solving skills, process; my code was cleaner and easier to maintain — with less work.
Simon Codrington, Feb 22
jQuery Pagination Plugins
jQuery pagination plugins provide an easy way to separate your information into generated hyper-linked pages. Simon Codrington compares 5 plugins.
Pavels Jelisejevs, Feb 21
React Storybook: Develop Beautiful User Interfaces with Ease
Pavels Jelisejevs introduces React Storybook, demonstrating how it aids collaboration and eases the pain of maintaining the UI components in your projects.
Nilson Jacques, Feb 20
Behind the Scenes: A Look at SitePoint's Peer Review Program
Nilson Jacques takes a look at how SitePoint uses peer review to help ensure we publish high-quality content, and gives you the opportunity to get involved.
Azat Mardan, Feb 16
How to Work with and Manipulate State in React
An excerpt from Azat Mardan's "React Quickly" book, which explains how to work with state in React and takes a look at the difference between state & props.
Kushagra Gour, Feb 15
Web Maker, an Offline, Browser-based CodePen Alternative
Kushagra Gour introduces Web Maker, a browser extension for front-end developers needing a blazing-fast, offline web playground.
George Martsoukos, Feb 15
Quick Tip: User Sortable Lists with Flexbox and jQuery
George Martsoukos shows how to build a simple Flexbox and jQuery plugin which sorts elements based on the values of their custom data attributes.
Baljeet Rathi, Feb 13
A Comprehensive Look at jQuery DOM Traversal
Learn how to select elements that are parents, children, or siblings of an element, and more! Baljeet Rathi explains jQuery's many DOM traversal methods.
Roman Lubushkin, Feb 09
Introducing GraphicsJS, a Powerful Lightweight Graphics Library
Camilo Reyes, Feb 07
Building a Microblog Using Node.js, Git and Markdown
Camilo Reyes shows how to write robust, testable code using SOLID principles by building a small but functional microblog with only minimal dependencies
James Hibbard, Feb 06
George Martsoukos, Feb 01
Animated Filtering & Sorting with the MixItUp 3 JS Library
Tania Rascia, Jan 31
Mark Brown, Jan 30
A Beginner's Guide to Webpack 2 and Module Bundling
In this beginner-friendly webpack 2 tutorial, Mark Brown demonstrates how to set up and configure webpack to transform and bundle all your front-end assets.
Joyce Echessa, Jan 25
Building a Facebook Chat Bot with Node and Heroku
Create a simple Facebook Chat bot that responds to movie queries from users via Facebook messenger. Joyce Echessa steps you through the process in detail.
Angela Molina, Jan 25
Introducing: Chatbots with Our First Mini Course
We’re happy to introduce Mini Courses, it’s a shorter course made for your quick breaks. In 1-hour, we'll show you how to make your first chatbot, for free!
M. David Green, Jan 24
M. David Green uses filtering to limit a data set & chaining to combine the results with map/reduce. The result—clean code that performs complex operations.
Nilson Jacques, Jan 23
Azat Mardan, Jan 17
10 Node.js Best Practices: Enlightenment from the Node Gurus
Azat Mardan outlines 10 Node.js best practices you should be following in order to level up your Node skills today.
HTML & CSS
Maria Antonietta Perna, Jan 12
Fun Web Animation Effects with KUTE.js
Maria Antonietta Perna introduces KUTE.js, a versatile library as her second installment in the Beyond CSS: Dynamic DOM Animation Libraries series.
Sebastian Peyrott, Jan 11