Tag: javascript

A few more VueJS 2 tweaks for the beginners

This is my second blog post about VueJS 2. In the first one, I covered my initial impressions and how to work with SVGs. In this second post, I'm going to talk about some bits and bobs that I've discovered and that it wasn't that straight forward to figure them…

VueJS: first impression and how to work with SVGs

After a delightful year working with React, I decided to explore a new framework. I was looking at Ember (not so popular at the moment), Elm (although is not a framework, it still lacks a lot of stuff), Angular2 (not interested to learn TypeScript yet) and Vue (gaining a lot…

How to set up a Node.js (React ES6) app for production on Ubuntu with Nginx and basic auth

Introduction Node.js is an open source JavaScript runtime environment for easily building server-side and networking applications. The platform runs on Linux, OS X, FreeBSD, and Windows. Node.js applications can be run at the command line, but we'll focus on running them as a service, so that they will…

Open Source LMS with React and Node.js

UPDATE 08/2016: The project name is Hypatia and [this is the temporal website] (https://theonapps.github.io/hypatia/) and Github repository. Please refer to that site for the latest news regarding the project. Thanks! If everything goes as expected, next semester I will start my final project for my…

Javascript: understanding the weird parts [Part 2]

In the previous part of this article, we learned about execution contexts, types and operators, functions, etc. In this part, we are going to learn more about object oriented programming with Javascript. Lecture 53: Classical vs prototypal inheritance Inheritance: one object gets access to the properties and methods of another…

How to create a portfolio in ghost

I've been a Wordpress developer for quite some time, but at some point, I got tired of the massive attention that it was getting from hackers. I also started to feel tired of the old LAMP stack and wanted to have a fresh start with relevant technologies like Node.js,…

Tutorial: build a weather app with React

Launch React Weather App In this React tutorial for beginners, we are going to learn how to build a small and simple React app to display the weather of cities in the world. If you are interested in learning React, this beginners tutorial is a good starting point, as it…