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teodora

In the coming few weeks - Teodora takes on Drupal::Watch and laugh! It's not a big job, but may need some help guys, anyone ever worked with Drupal?
Jul 21 2016 07:41 AM
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    Jack
    Most modern CMS's can do static page caching whether it's core functionality or via a plugin. You get the performance benefits of Jekyll with a CMS. Even then, using something like Eager-Loading in Craft even uncached with have minimal database latency on a good web host. Especially a host running PHP7, the speed difference is incredible.
    Jul 22 2016 11:16 AM
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    teodora
    Perhaps something like Jekill makes more sense for a portfolio!

    I just want to get started with Craft and move on from WP, hope the right project comes along :D
    Jul 22 2016 12:35 PM
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    rbrtsmith
    To be fair I've not touched any PHP in a while so I'm out of the loop there, all the projects I've worked on have been built in Node.
    Jul 22 2016 01:10 PM
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    fleur
    Thank you both for inspiration! React/redux/router is very interesting lessons, but very huge, like Lev Tolstoy novel. When moving close to the finish I start forget what was happening in the beginning:) I want to finish lessons as fast as possible and start practise before I will forget all my knowledge. :)
    Jul 11 2016 10:38 PM
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    rbrtsmith
    Fleur I strongly recommend you get experience building apps in pure React before you start looking at Redux and Router, you will just overwhelm yourself. It is akin to learning JavaScript before jQuery....
    Jul 12 2016 08:16 AM
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    fleur
    Yes, agree with you, Robert! I am planning to make a small app with React and SuperAgent for to see how to fetch data in React in random way.
    Jul 12 2016 01:09 PM
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andy9l

npm, Gulp, Grunt, JSX, plugin after plugin, framework after framework. Lots has changed!
Jun 21 2016 10:22 AM
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    rbrtsmith
    Don't forget React & Redux, both are amazing and all the TDD frameworks ;)

    Such an exciting time to be a developer!

    You can forget about Grunt though, there's no need to start using that today.
    Jun 21 2016 11:48 AM
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    andy9l
    Ah yes, library after library, too - although that's nothing new! I'm starting with the workspace tools first. Most conclusions I've come across since late 2015 suggest npm scripts are the way to go - Grunt and Gulp are both unnecessary?
    Jun 21 2016 12:26 PM
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    rbrtsmith
    Gulp is great depending on what you want to do. NPM scripts are good for basic tasks, Gulp gives you much more power when needed.
    It all depends what the project requirements are. My latest boilerplate in the status below uses Gulp and NPM scripts to pass flags to Gulp.
    Jun 21 2016 12:37 PM
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rbrtsmith

I created a starting point for React+Sass projects Using ES6, TDD, Linting and all the other good stuff https://github.com/rbrtsmith/react-sass-starter
Jun 20 2016 08:20 AM
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    fleur
    Thank you for this answer! I will go deeper in your app and learn details. Very interesting sharing!
    Jun 20 2016 02:55 PM
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    rbrtsmith
    Just to clarify this isn't an App, it's just a starting point for the kinds of projects I build. React, Sass, linting. Setting all of this up takes considerable time and headaches so I wanted to abstract that away.
    Jun 20 2016 03:00 PM
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    fleur
    Yes, i understand. It's a huge work to set up this docs. I know nothing about testing, after i finished redux, i will take a close look on your docs and, if possible, ask questions.
    Jun 20 2016 05:32 PM
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rbrtsmith

Our first project from Sainsbury's Mcr dev team is now live! https://www.sainsburyslocalcharity.co.uk/ Vote for a shortlisted charity at your local store
Jun 13 2016 09:46 AM
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    fleur
    Don't see <interactive /> component in react console on site by the link. Now learning Redux. It's hard, really
    Jun 17 2016 10:15 PM
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    rbrtsmith
    Actually I see why, it's because of minification, the names have been reduced to a single letter.
    Jun 18 2016 07:07 AM
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    fleur
    oh, i see.
    Jun 18 2016 10:43 AM
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cherrydesigns

A sad day! We are migrating from VIdahost. They just arn't the same anymore :(
Jun 12 2016 09:52 AM
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    robbydesigns
    Dont blame you, there's always something with them huh!
    Jul 04 2016 06:40 PM
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BrowserBugs

Having a 'can't be bothered' day ... anyone else get these?
Jun 10 2016 08:23 AM
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    teodora
    I had a can't be bothered month :D Back to normal now!
    Jul 01 2016 07:39 PM
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    robbydesigns
    Every time I have to play with JS, does my head in.
    Jul 04 2016 06:41 PM
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    NullDrone
    Agree with robby
    Jul 10 2016 08:17 PM
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andy9l

Code, I have missed you!
Jun 09 2016 05:06 PM
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    Lyndsey
    The ecosystem is massive at the moment, good luck! :)
    Jun 10 2016 12:05 PM
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    andy9l
    It sure is - JavaScript first!
    Jun 10 2016 07:30 PM
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    rbrtsmith
    React ;)
    Jun 11 2016 07:45 AM
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rbrtsmith

Want to learn React? Codeschool have recently released this https://www.codeschool.com/courses/powering-up-with-react
Jun 09 2016 11:58 AM
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    rbrtsmith
    Wes Bos redux course is free, and that is paid for via sponsorship, but his React course is paid. I reccomend you spend a little more time with React Fleur before you jump into Redux though, based on the thread you posted a week or two ago.
    Jun 10 2016 11:56 AM
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    fleur
    Thank you, Robert, agree with you. I try understand how app working. Sometimes tutorial is easy, but when start working.. That's why i try spend time for both. But 2/3 of my time i need working with React and ES6, indeed.
    Jun 11 2016 11:55 AM
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    fleur
    Returned to say that Wes Bos is really userfull, thank you for link!
    Jun 12 2016 10:37 AM
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micahcurtis

Serpico är en Prisbelönt digital marknadsföringsbyrå. Resultatdriven marknadsföring webbdesign fokuserad på lösningar inom SEP, PPC, CRO och innehåll marknadsföring och så vidare. http://serpico.se/
Jun 08 2016 11:42 PM
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    rbrtsmith
    Good luck competing against my old employer Wasabiweb ;)
    Jun 09 2016 05:46 AM
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BrowserBugs

When will clients understand human behaviour has a direct impact on traffic levels?
Jun 06 2016 07:59 AM
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    NOCK
    Haha
    May 31 2016 09:03 AM
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    Jack
    If you don't watch Silicon Valley then you should start, it's really good.

    They actually created the girls Github account and there's already pull requests for changing the spaces to tabs.
    May 31 2016 09:12 AM
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    rbrtsmith
    I do need to get into that.
    Jun 01 2016 07:31 AM
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robbydesigns

Can Admin look at my settings please, I'm sure they're right but I'm not getting notifications. Thanks
May 29 2016 08:23 PM