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Entrepreneur
Brad Hanks, 9 hours ago

Inbound User Growth is the Best Kind of Growth — Here’s How to Get It

Brad Hanks explains why inbound user growth is the best kind of growth, and how he's built this kind of traffic for his project.
Web Dev @ Microsoft
Eric Greene, 9 hours ago

Working with Data in React: Properties & State

Eric Greene of the Microsoft Developer Network teaches the fundamentals of working with data in React apps.
Design & UX
Ryan O'Connor, 10 hours ago

Unconventional UX Wisdom for Stressed Out Entrepreneurs

We're overwhelmed with UX advice. Ryan offers a few gems of UX wisdom that you probably won't read on the other blogs and resources sites. 
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JavaScript
Yaphi Berhanu, 11 hours ago

Quick Tip: Get URL Parameters with JavaScript

Yaphi Berhanu shows how to parse the query string and retrieve URL parameters using only vanilla JavaScript. 
2 Comments
Ruby
Glenn Goodrich, 11 hours ago

Tools for a Modern Ruby Development Setup

David Bush shows you some of the development tools  he uses to be more productive in Ruby. 
Java
Indrek Ots, 15 hours ago

Java, Unicode, and the Mysterious Compile Error

Indrek Ots explains how the Java compiler handles Unicode and Unicode escapes and how this can lead to mysterious compile errors.
Design & UX
Alex Walker, 23 hours ago

Botox and the Art of Designing Empathy

Research shows that looking at faces changes the way we think. Can you use this knowledge to trigger empathy in your users?
Web
Ben Dickson, a day ago

4 Challenges to Consider Before Creating an IoT Device

Ben Dickson looks at how to face the crucial IoT challenges of connectivity, security and privacy, compatibility and data collection.
JavaScript
Myles English, a day ago

Create a Music Jam Station with Vanilla JavaScript

Myles English shows how to build a jam station that displays the musical chord changes while a song plays, allowing you to play along. No jQuery required!
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WordPress
David Attard, a day ago

The Complete Guide to Using WordPress Embeds

David Attard covers all of the details related to the WordPress embed and oEmbed functionality, with a range of practical examples.
HTML & CSS
Jeff Smith, a day ago

How to Choose the Right CSS Toolkits and Frameworks

Miriam is a co-founder of OddBird, author of Jump Start Sass and creator of the Susy framework. Last week, she joined us for a chat about Susy and toolkits.
Mobile
Wern Ancheta, a day ago

Adding Analytics to a React Native App

React Native is a great framework for building cross platform apps, and Wern Ancheta looks at adding user analytics with Keen.io and Segment.io
Programming
Chris Ward, a day ago

Building Your First Blockchain App with Eris

Chris Ward explores getting started in blockchain using Eris, a blockchain and smart contract application platform for developers.
Web
M. David Green, 2 days ago

Versioning Show, Episode 5, with Rachel Smith

In this episode, Tim and David are joined by Rachel Smith, a front-end developer at CodePen. They discuss creating art with code, learning the skills of animation, the future of...
Entrepreneur
Andrew Lau, 2 days ago

8 Ways to Stay Productive When Starting Your First Business

Your first business is the hardest because, as a lifelong employee, you're used to other people keeping you accountable. Here's how to stay productive.
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JavaScript
Peter Bengtsson, 2 days ago

Cache Fetched AJAX Requests Locally: Wrapping the Fetch API

Peter Bengtsson walks through building a wrapper for the Fetch API, step-by-step, to cache fetched AJAX results and avoid repeated requests to the server.
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HTML & CSS
Anselm Urban, 2 days ago

8 Clever Tricks with CSS Functions

Anselm Urban looks at some neat tricks you can use today in CSS, from fancy CSS animations to a frosted glass effect.
14 Comments
PHP
Bruno Skvorc, 2 days ago

Up and Running with the Fastest PHP Framework on PHP7 in 5 Mins

Phalcon is back - and in style! It can now run on PHP 7, and is written completely in Zephir. Easy extension development AND perfect performance!
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Entrepreneur
Josh Althuser, 3 days ago

What Is Telemedicine & What Do You Need to Know about It?

Telemedicine is an emerging market preparing to disrupt healthcare. Josh Althuser gives entrepreneurs a primer.
5 Comments
JavaScript
Nilson Jacques, 3 days ago

File Bundling and HTTP/2: Rethinking Best Practices

File bundling is the norm for JS apps these days. With the adoption of the HTTP/2 protocol, Nilson Jacques asks whether its time to rethink this practice.
5 Comments
PHP
Reza Lavaryan, 3 days ago

Framework-Agnostic PHP Cronjobs Made Easy with Crunz!

Crunz is a framework-agnostic library for scheduling and defining cronjobs wholly in PHP. Commit them to VCS, edit without server access, and more!
Design & UX
Konrad Caban, 3 days ago

How to (Almost) Painlessly Troubleshoot Your Client Sites

FInding, tagging and removing bugs may not be glamorous but it's a product development phase. Konrad has a toolset for painless troubleshooting of bug.
Ruby
Ardian Haxha, 3 days ago

Create a Slack Bot to Interact with Your Wiki

Ardian Haxha shows you how to accept our new bot-based overlords and write your own Slack bot using Ruby and Sinatra. Assimilate!
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Entrepreneur
Joshua Kraus, 4 days ago

To the Clients Who Stiffed Us...

One risk freelancers face is spending substantial time on a project without ever getting paid. Joshua Kraus talks to four freelancers who have been there.
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