Latest posts in "Software Development"

How to configure Webpack Hot Module Reloading (HMR) using Node.js API

How to configure Webpack Hot Module Reloading (HMR) using Node.js API

04 April, 2019.

You recently had some reason, probably work related, to configure Webpack from scratch using the Node API. This is because of reasons (for example, you are moving your Webpack configuration into an NPM package), and you found the documentation…

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How to connect to MongoDB Atlas using Mongoose and Node

How to connect to MongoDB Atlas using Mongoose and Node

24 February, 2019.

MongoDB Atlas is a fully managed service that has a fantastic free tier available for developers learning how to build document databases. MongoDB has a long-established history, is battle hardened, and is often used as part of the M.E.A.N (Mongo…

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The Practical React Developer: Learn By Doing Not-So-Mini-Series

The Practical React Developer: Learn By Doing Not-So-Mini-Series

28 January, 2019.

The best way to learn is hands on.This not-so-mini-series will teach you all the basics of building a React Web application through hands-on practical exposure.Introducing ‘Property Finder’, a property listings websiteThis tutorial will teach you…

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Latest posts in "Personal Growth"

How to become a full-stack web developer

How to become a full-stack web developer

17 May, 2019.

Training to become a full-stack developer is becoming harder every year. Since the rapid rise in popularity of open source, especially over the past 5 years, the pace of advancement of the industry has accelerated exponentially, and I doubt the rate…

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How to hack your way to better mental and physical health

How to hack your way to better mental and physical health

11 May, 2019.

From personal experience I have found that the more time and effort I dedicate to improving my mental and physical health, the better developer I have become. When you take proper care of yourself, your body, your mind, you level up in all areas of…

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Should you exercise when starting the ketogenic diet?

Should you exercise when starting the ketogenic diet?

14 April, 2019.

Exercise can have a profound impact on your body and the amount that you participate in each week can have a dramatic impact your emotional, mental and physical health. People who are overweight, or obese, consuming the standard western diet can have…

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Latest posts in "Your Finances"

How to invest in the FTSE 100

How to invest in the FTSE 100

06 April, 2019.

Deciding which FTSE 100 stocks to invest in is a contentious topic. Many investors think short-term, and have unrealistic expectations of what level of return to expect from an investment in a FTSE 100 company. Choosing which stocks to invest in is a…

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How to get your clients to pay their invoices

How to get your clients to pay their invoices

12 March, 2019.

Software developers today are utilising their free time to earn extra income on the side, commonly referred to as a side hustle. Also, especially here in the UK, developers are setting themselves up as Limited companies and billing their clients…

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