Technological monitoring for web developers

Nov 8th, 2019

5 Ways to Handle Forms on Your Static Site

In this post I will explore five options for handling form submissions with your static site. Post written by DJ Walker.

Dev
JAMstack, Form

Nov 8th, 2019

Free contract template

171 Free Resources for Freelancers? All the free resources and templates you need to get work done as a freelancer.

Internet
Freelance, Template, Contract

Nov 8th, 2019

Exciting new features in Vue 3

How the new release will affect the way we write our code. As you could expect, Vue 3 brings a lot of new exciting features. Thankfully Vue team mostly introduced additions and improvements over current APIs rather than major changes so people that already know Vue 2 should quickly feel comfortable with new syntaxes. Written by Filip Rakowski.

Front
VueJS

Nov 7th, 2019

Vorpal

The command-line is awesome but building on it has been hard for web developers. Vorpal is a framework that makes it easy to build mature, immersive command-line applications in JavaScript.

Dev
CLI, JS

Nov 5th, 2019

A Modern Front End Workflow - Part 1 - Building a Project Starter with NPM Scripts

When it comes to building a simple front-end project, how do you get started? What are the tools you need? I suspect everyone will have a different answer. Do you start with a (JS or CSS) framework, or off-the-shelf boilerplate? Perhaps you use a task runner (like Gulp to orchestrate your project’s needs. Or do you start simple, with just HTML and a CSS file? post written by Michelle Barker.

Front
NPM, Scripts

Nov 5th, 2019

A Beginners Guide to Developing, Recording and Releasing your Podcast

This is how Bethan Vincent developed and launched her first podcast, The Brave, in under 2 months.

Internet
Podcast, Guide

Nov 5th, 2019

Kirby 3.3.0 – Trioceros is out!

The awesome Kirby team has released Trioceros, the 3.3.0 version of Kirby CMS and the very first version of their new Kirby Editor plugin. Kirby Editor is a new visual writing and layout field for Kirby. Compose long-form text with consistent inline styles. Add images, videos, quotes and more. Bring your own block types and always rest assured that the output will be valid, customizable HTML.

Dev
Kirby, PHP, CMS, Filebase, Editor

Nov 5th, 2019

Vulcain

Vulcain is a brand new protocol using HTTP/2 Server Push to create fast and idiomatic client-driven REST APIs. An open source gateway server which you can put on top of any existing web API to instantly turn it into a Vulcain-compatible one is also provided! It supports hypermedia APIs but also any "legacy" API by documenting its relations using OpenAPI.

Sysadmin
API, Protocol, HTTP2

Nov 4th, 2019
- JOB -

Web Application Developer

We are looking for a keen and pragmatic Web Application Developer to help us build out our FinTech application portfolio. You’ll be joining our development team to contribute to our core products - ShareInInvest (our white label direct investment platform) and ShareInPay (an API payments system for investment firms). Our applications are primarily written in C#, .NET (4.7 and Core), SQL Azure, Redis, Dapper.net with a mixture or frontend frameworks including React and ASP.NET MVC.

Dev fullstack
C#, .NET, Redis, React

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Nov 4th, 2019
- EVENT -

FrontEnd Con 2019

FrontEnd Con is one of the greatest tech events in Europe. Share ideas, find inspiration & learn tons of cool things.

Conference
FronEnd

Nov 4th, 2019
- EVENT -

PyCon Canada 2019

We welcome you to come join us for the 7th annual PyCon Canada, held in downtown Toronto on the weekend of November 16-17, 2019. Immerse yourself in two days of fantastic talks, special keynote speakers, incredible sponsors and other like minded Pythonistas.

Conference
Python

Nov 1st, 2019

Simple excel

This package allows you to easily read and write simple Excel and CSV files. Behind the scenes generators are used to ensure low memory usage, even when working with large files.

Dev
PHP, Excel, CSV

Oct 31st, 2019

Alf.io

The open source ticket reservation system.

Internet
OpenSource, TicketReservation

Oct 31st, 2019

Webiny

The way we build, deploy and operate the web is evolving. Webiny is a developer-friendly serverless CMS powered by Node, React and a GraphQL API.

Dev
CMS, Serverless, OpenSource, GraphQL

Oct 31st, 2019

WordPress Rig, theme starter

WP Rig is a modern WordPress starter theme and build process bundled into one convenient package. It helps you create beautiful, lightning-fast WordPress themes with exciting user experiences that meet the latest web standards.

Dev
WordPress, ThemeStarter

Oct 29th, 2019

Free for developers

Developers and Open Source authors now have a massive amount of services offering free tiers, but it can be hard to find them all in order to make informed decisions. This is a list of software (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, etc.) and other offerings that have free tiers for developers.

Dev
Free, Services, Tools

Oct 28th, 2019
- EVENT -

Beyond tellerrand Berlin 2019

Ready for year six in Berlin? We have a new home for beyond tellerrand with the Festsaal Kreuzberg and are looking forward to welcome you. Join us on November 14 and 15 for a maximum dose of inspiration and a different view on things. Side Events and workshops are planned around those dates and will be announced as soon as possible.

Conference
Web, Design

Oct 28th, 2019
- EVENT -

Codeurs en Seine 2019

Encoders en Seine is a free day of conferences that takes place in Rouen, to discover, learn and share around the world of development. (French speakers)

Conference
Dev

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Oct 28th, 2019
- JOB -

Senior Web Developer

Develops, codes, deploys and maintains web applications and websites. Perform software development tasks including analysis, design, development, unit and integration testing, troubleshooting and documentation. Provides application development and technical support for customer websites. Provides technical consultation in new systems development, new package evaluations and enhancements of existing systems.

Dev fullstack
JAVA, TomCat, JS

Oct 28th, 2019

Store front UI

The first Vue.js UI library dedicated to eCommerce Create stunning, mobile-first online stores with this 100% customizable design system.

Front
VueJS, E-commerce

Oct 27th, 2019

Ghost 3.0 is here

Today we released the third major version of Ghost, representing a total of more than 15,000 commits across almost 300 releases. The product is as fast and stable as it has ever been, and now it also has support for memberships, subscription revenue, and API driven modern site architectures. Post written by John O'Nolan.

Internet
CMS, Blogging, NodeJS

Oct 27th, 2019

TOR Browser

Download Tor Browser to experience real private browsing without tracking, surveillance, or censorship.

Internet
Privacy, Security

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

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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

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

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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

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.

Front
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

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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

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

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