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How to level-up your Cypress testing

A tutorial about cypress-testing-library, waiting for network requests, custom commands, piping console logs to the test/terminal output and failing tests when there's a console error.

March 17, 2020

Projects starred by Dan Abramov in the past year

Another installment of 'Follow the Stars'

March 16, 2020

36 projects starred by top JavaScript developers this week

Another installment of 'Follow the Stars''

March 07, 2020

Progress Report 1: Documenting the journey

Lately I've been trying to build my audience around npm dependencies.

March 06, 2020

7 projects starred by top JavaScript developers that you should check out

A list of GitHub projects that were starred by multiple top JavaScript developers in the past 6 months.

February 28, 2020

React Router Architecture that's Simple, Scalable and Protected

A tutorial for setting up advanced routing in single page React applications.

January 03, 2020

Deploy React Apps to AWS: Part 3 - Create a Hosting S3 Bucket with CloudFormation

Manually creating buckets sucks, so let's do it automatically with CloudFront templates.

November 29, 2019

Deploy React Apps to AWS: Part 2 - Create an S3 Bucket and Host a React App Manually

The most basic method for deploying a React app on AWS. Doing it manually will help you understand automation later!

November 20, 2019

Deploy React Apps to AWS: Part 1 - Setting up the AWS CLI

The first step to using AWS resources to host your React apps.

November 16, 2019

How to write a coding tutorial

A step-by-step process that will make it easy to crank out technical coding tutorials.

September 15, 2019

Basic CRUD operations with AWS DynamoDB and Node.js

In this tutorial, you will learn the basics of using Amazon's DynamoDB in Node.js by performing basic data operations on movies from the Fast & Furious franchise and their Rotten Tomatoes scores.

August 20, 2019

React hooks tutorial for beginners

Learn how to implement the most useful React hooks - useState, useEffect, useContext, useReducer, and useMemo - in one simple component.

August 17, 2019