Tag: web-dev

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…

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…

Site of the year 2015

The Awards for design, creativity and innovation on the internet, aka AWWWARDS, have published the list of nominated projects for 2015. These awards, together with theFWA, are the maximum awards given in the Internet. You can call them the Oscars and Grammys of the Internet. Anyway, I have a favourite…

The best codepens of 2015

These are the most hearted Pens of 2015. Quite impressive! http://codepen.io/2015/popular/pens/. If you are a front-end developer, I would recommend you to set some time aside to review all these examples. They give a real taste of what's trending at the moment and the kind…

Full Stack developers

Recently, I started to hear some buzz about full stack developers and how it's no longer believable to call yourself as such. It's a topic that I am especially interested in, as I have considered myself one of those for a long time. I will try to explain my thoughts…