How to mock data in Angular applications
Posted on July 31, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
It's common to use APIs when working with external data sources on some features in Angular. However, you may occasionally work on a feature in parallel without immediate access to the database or API. By Muhammad Amir.
Angular landing page with Airtable integration and Netlify functions
Posted on July 29, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
If you want to build a public landing page with Angular and email signup you likely don't want to expose any secret keys, and author will show you how with Netlify cloud functions. By Simon Grimm.
6 best practices to improve Node.js security
Posted on July 6, 2022, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Today, Node.js is widely used in web and mobile applications, for it fills the gap between front-end and back-end applications. Unfortunately, increased usage of Node.js has opened new doors for attackers to exploit misconfigurations and vulnerabilities. By Lahiru Hewawasam.
Posted on July 5, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
How to migrate a REST API to GraphQL the smart way with StepZen
Posted on April 9, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
How GraphQL might be a better fit for your next project than RESTful APIs. By plainenglish.io.
Posted on March 25, 2022, Level beginner Resource Length medium
I struggled with two aspects of software development as a junior engineer: structuring large codebases and writing testable code. Test-driven development is such a common technique that is often taken for granted, but it's not always clear how code can be made fully testable. By Nate Anderson.
A complete guide to TypeScript's never type
Posted on March 12, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
TypeScript's never type is very under-discussed, because it's not nearly as ubiquitous or inescapable as other types. A TypeScript beginner can probably ignore never type as it only appears when dealing with advanced types, such as conditional types, or reading their cryptic type error messages. By Zhenghao.
Deep dive on Angular I18n with ngx-translate
Posted on February 1, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length long
Learn how to internationalize Angular apps step by step with the help of ngx-translate, one of the most popular open-source libraries for i18n. By Ankit.
Search indexing best practices for top performance (with code samples)
Posted on January 22, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Every search interface relies on a fast back-end data-indexing process that keeps its search results up to date in as timely a manner as possible. But search indexing is only one side of the coin. The other side is the real-time speed of a high-quality relevant search engine. By Peter Villani.
Posted on January 21, 2022, Level beginner Resource Length medium
An artifact is a single portable file that allows us to deploy our application. It usally is an archive of the project with its dependencies (or not) but could also be a executable binary file. By Florian Goto.
How to build a GraphQL data layer for REST microservices
Posted on January 10, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
GraphQL is a great technology for microservices because you can use it as a data layer for these microservices. One use case is to combine the data from all these services into a single, unified API. By Roy Derks.
How serverless saved money on my heating bill
Posted on January 5, 2022, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Built a serverless application as a weekend project to help me save money on my heating bill. In doing so, I experienced something great about building websites in 2022. By Cameron McHenry.