Technological monitoring for web developers

Oct 25th, 2019

Making Tables Responsive With Minimal CSS

I find that the need to create responsive table layouts pops up far more often than most developers would expect. The gut reaction might to be implement some sort of custom grid-system or pull in a pre-built library. Don't do this - just use tables and some simple CSS. Post written by Bradley Taunt.

Front
CSS

Oct 25th, 2019

Laravel Mix

Laravel Mix is a clean layer on top of webpack to make the 80% use case laughably simple to execute. Most would agree that, though incredibly powerful, webpack ships with a steep learning curve. But what if you didn't have to worry about that?

Dev
Laravel, PHP, Webpack

Oct 25th, 2019

Vue StoreFront

Ultrafast, offline-ready and platform-agnostic Progressive Web App e-commerce. Always free and open source under the MIT license.

Front
VueJS, E-commerce

Oct 23rd, 2019

Live Theming with CSS Variables

CSS variables, now enjoying fairly good browser support, are opening up exciting possibilities for more dynamic styling. Having true CSS variables means that we can get and set their values in JavaScript, allowing us to build cool features like live theming. Post written by Jonathan Harrell.

Front
CSS, JS, LocalStorage

Oct 22nd, 2019

Poet.js

Poet is a blog generator in node.js to generate routing, render templates, and get a blog up and running fast.

Dev
NodeJS, Express

Oct 22nd, 2019

TinaCMS

Tina is an open-source site editing toolkit for React-based frameworks, Gatsby and Next.js

Dev
JAMstack, React, Gatsby

Oct 22nd, 2019

JAMstack Tools and The Spectrum of Classification

With the wonderful world of JAMstack getting big, all the categories of services and tools that help it along are as important as ever. There are static site generators, headless CMSs, and static file hosts. I think those classifications are handy, and help conversations along. But there is a point where nuance is necessary and these classification buckets get a little leaky. Post written by Chris Coyier.

Dev
JAMstack

Oct 22nd, 2019

How to program with Bash: Syntax and tools

Learn basic Bash programming syntax and tools, as well as how to use variables and control operators, in the first article in this three-part series. Post written by David Both.

Sysadmin
Bash, Terminal, CLI

Oct 21st, 2019
- EVENT -

Devoxx

Devoxx Belgium is a 5-days conference where developers and architects come together and explore the latest technology advancements and fascinating ideas, with some of the most inspiring speakers in our sector.

Conference
Dev, Architecture, Web

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Oct 21st, 2019
- EVENT -

GraphQL Summit

Don't miss the GraphQL event of the year, featuring over 60 technical talks across 3 tracks! Not only will you learn, discuss, and advance in GraphQL best practices, you'll also make connections, recharge, and have fun with the community.

Conference
GraphQL

Oct 21st, 2019
- JOB -

Junior Full Stack Web Developer

The Lunarstorm team is seeking a Junior Full Stack Web Developer to become an integral part of our team! You will be responsible for creating and modifying client websites. Full benefits are included in the position; health, dental, vision.

Dev fullstack
PHP, WordPress, JS, KnockoutJS, Bootstrap, Git

Oct 21st, 2019

Color shade generator for Tailwind CSS

It is a tool to make shades and tints for a given color and generate the proper code for the TailwindCSS config file.The idea is to make the custom color generation a bit easier when creating custom color variants to use in your app's CSS.

Design
ColorShade, TailwindCSS, Generator

Oct 21st, 2019

Site.js

Develop, test, and deploy your secure static or dynamic personal web site with zero configuration.

Dev
JAMstack, JS

Oct 20th, 2019

Chart.js

Simple yet flexible JavaScript charting for designers & developers. Charts.js is one of the most beautiful open source charts library.

Front
Charts, JS

Oct 19th, 2019

Electron

If you can build a website, you can build a desktop app. Electron is a framework for creating native applications with web technologies like JavaScript, HTML, and CSS. It takes care of the hard parts so you can focus on the core of your application.

Dev
Desktop, HTML, CSS, JS

Oct 18th, 2019

ft-syntax-highlight

Pure CSS syntax highlighter, no Javascript required. Includes built-in tooltips with UI themes and syntax highlighting themes.

Front
CSS, CodeHighlithing

Oct 17th, 2019

How to allow a script to be run from a Cron Job but not from a Browser

Do you have scheduled jobs run via Cron that you want to prevent being run via browsers and other user agents? This post, written by Andy W, presents two methods to do so.

Dev
CRON

Oct 17th, 2019

Pydio

Modern file management platform built according to your business needs and regulations, Pydio is open-source software deployed on your servers or wherever you decide.

Internet
FileSharing, Golang

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Oct 16th, 2019

Target="_blank" - the most underestimated vulnerability ever

Discover how to implement target="_blank" the right way to not be hacked. Written by Alex Yumashev.

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Security, _blank

Oct 14th, 2019

How to remove unused CSS

How much of the CSS style that you import from external libraries you really use? Sometimes even less than 20%, so why do you need to have all this unused style? No reason! Purgecss come to help, it is a tool which helps to remove unused CSS and it can be used as part of your development workflow. Post written by Luca Spezzano.

Front
CSS, JS, Purge

Oct 14th, 2019
- EVENT -

Reactive Conf

3-day functional programming conference based in the Central Europe with top-notch speakers & 1300+ attendees.

Conference
FunctionalProgamming

Oct 14th, 2019
- EVENT -

VueCamp Berlin

Experience two thrilling days of learning, community and contribution. A barcamp is not just another passive listening conference. Instead, you and everyone else is asked to share their ideas, lead a workshop or give a talk. The vuecamp is structured like a barcamp.

Conference
VueJS, JS

Oct 14th, 2019
- JOB -

Full stack web developer

You will be working on different types of web applications including but not limited to enterprise Drupal 8 websites, single page applications, living styleguides, design systems, prototypes and headless / decoupled CMS setups. You will work within an experienced development team with standards and processes that work but also get the ability to get involved into the future approach of both the company and development team.

Dev fullstack
Symfony, Drupal, VueJS

Oct 12th, 2019

CSSGram

A tiny library for recreating Instagram filters with CSS filters and blend modes.

Front
CSS, Filters

Oct 12th, 2019

ScriptSlide

ScriptSlide is the perfect tool for speakers. Use your laptop as a script screen and take a look at while presenting. Your smartphone becomes a remote controller that controls your screen remotely.

Internet
Teleprompter, Presentation, Speech script

Oct 12th, 2019

Invidious

Invidious is an alternative front-end to YouTube to watch your videos without ads and all the extra bloat. The official instance is here https://invidio.us. but several other instances are available.

Internet
Video, Youtube, UI, OpenSource

Oct 11th, 2019

Kirby in a nutshell

Kirby in a nutshell or what you wish you had known when you started your first Kirby project.

Dev
Kirby, CMS, Flatfile

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Oct 11th, 2019

Data Detox Kit

Everyday steps you can take to control your digital privacy, security, and wellbeing in ways that feel right to you.

Internet
Data, Detox, Privacy, Security

Oct 11th, 2019

Indie Webify Me

A guide to getting you on the IndieWeb. We should all own the content we're creating, rather than just posting to third-party content silos. Publish on your own domain, and syndicate out to silos. This is the basis of the "Indie Web" movement.

Internet
Privacy, Data, IndieWeb

Oct 10th, 2019

How to build and deploy websites using Netlify

Netlify helps developers quickly roll out static websites. In this in-depth Netlify course for beginners, you will learn how to use the service for everything needed in modern web development, from local setup to global deployment. This video is the perfect place to start for anyone that wants to learn how to use Netlify.

Dev
Video, Courses

Oct 9th, 2019

Awesome Tailwind CSS

A curated list of awesome things related to Tailwind CSS. Tailwind CSS is a utility-first CSS framework for rapidly building custom user interfaces.

Front
CSS, Framework, Resources

Oct 9th, 2019

Knexjs

Knex.js is a "batteries included" SQL query builder for Postgres, MSSQL, MySQL, MariaDB, SQLite3, Oracle, and Amazon Redshift designed to be flexible, portable, and fun to use.

Dev
JS, SQL

Oct 9th, 2019

Objection.js

Objection.js is an ORM for Node.js that aims to stay out of your way and make it as easy as possible to use the full power of SQL and the underlying database engine while still making the common stuff easy and enjoyable.

Dev
JS, NodeJS, ORM

Oct 9th, 2019

Koajs

Koa is a new web framework designed by the team behind Express, which aims to be a smaller, more expressive, and more robust foundation for web applications and APIs.

Dev
Framework, NodeJS

Oct 9th, 2019

OpenLibra

OpenLibra is a technology platform and currency for financial inclusion. An alternative to Facebook's Libra, that places emphasis on open governance and economic decentralization.

Internet
Currency

Oct 9th, 2019

n8n.io

n8n.io is an Open Source alternative for Zapier/tray.io Automate daily tasks, sync data, or react to events.

Internet
Automation

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Oct 9th, 2019

ForwardEmail

ForwardEmail is a free, encrypted, and open-source email forwarding service for custom domains.

Internet
Email, Forward

Oct 7th, 2019
- JOB -

Full Stack Developer (JavaScript Stack)

This role requires you to be proficient in JavaScript (Node.js, React.js, Next.js), and MongoDB. You’ll be an exceptional problem solver and take responsible actions in ensuring the application is optimized both in technology and in delivering the best user experience.

Dev fullstack
JS

Oct 7th, 2019
- EVENT -

GOTO 2019

We believe that learning is a lifelong process; that's why we create conferences for developers by developers. It's what drives us to produce the best meeting place for innovators and thought leaders.

Conference
Software, Development

Oct 7th, 2019
- EVENT -

API Conference 2019

The Conference for Web APIs, API Design & Management. Find out in exciting, informative workshops and sessions on how to plan, implement, and manage your API projects with the right strategy, structured management and development.

Conference
API, Web

Oct 5th, 2019

Styling Basic Dropdown Elements with Tailwind CSS

Learn how to style a dropdown menu with Tailwind's utility classes.

Front
CSS, Tailwind, DropdownMenu, VueJS

Oct 5th, 2019

Nginx Restic Backend

I’ve started using an excellent piece of software called Restic for backing up my various hosts. Restic has multiple backend types that you can send your backups to. One of the backends it supports is a REST API for which there is an implementation named Rest Server written in Go. Post written by Mike Cardwell.

Sysadmin
Backup, Restic, Nginx

Oct 4th, 2019

JAMstack Themes

A list of Themes and Starters for JAMstack sites.

Dev
JAMstack, Themes

Oct 4th, 2019

A Modern CSS Reset

In this modern era of web development, we don’t really need a heavy-handed reset, or even a reset at all, because CSS browser compatibility issues are much less likely than they were in the old IE 6 days. Post written by Andy Bell.

Front
CSS, Reset

Oct 3rd, 2019

Why Progressive Web Apps Are The Future of Mobile Web

Progressive Web Apps have been part of the conversation for a number of years, but have yet to be meaningfully adopted by most brands, which strikes us as a missed opportunity given the many benefits they possess. In fact, PWA’s can bring native app-like experiences and functionality to the mobile web, and they can be an extremely efficient way to deliver your digital experiences. Written by Jason Rzutkiewicz and Jeremy Lockhorn

Dev
PWA

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Oct 2nd, 2019

Greensock

GreenSock is a JavaScript plateform which makes it easy to animate HTML elements. As long as you have an understanding of HTML and CSS, along with a basic knowledge of JavaScript, you’ll be equipped with everything you need to build your animation with Greensock.

Front
Animation

Sep 30th, 2019

JSON Web Token (JSON Web Encryption) Authentication with Kirby CMS 3

In yet another recent project, I’m building a book proposal submission platform with a Vuejs frontend and a Kirby CMS backend. Kirby supports the use of HTTP Basic Autentication to make interacting with it via a custom web client (e.g. Vuejs) nice and easy. In my case, I need to interact with Kirby securely to tell it to create a new page (a new “Book”) without requiring a user to create an account or login. Post written by Morgan Brown .

Dev
Kirby3, Authentification, JSONWebToken

Sep 30th, 2019

Splitting

Splitting creates elements and adds CSS variables to unlock amazing possibilities for animating text, grids, and more!

Front
JS, CSS

Sep 30th, 2019

JAMDocs

Jamdocs - the ultimate static generated documentation theme for the JAM-stack.

Dev
JAMstack

Sep 30th, 2019

Jigsaw

Jigsaw is a framework for rapidly building static sites using the same modern tooling that powers your web applications.

Dev
JAMstack, LaravelMix

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