Merging multiple commits into one is called “squashing” in Git. If you have a number of commits you recently made but wish to squash them into one clean commit, use this command: If done from the command prompt, you will be brought into VI editor to pick which commits you want. Change the word “pick” […]
.foreach Applies a function to each item in the array .map Applies a function to each item in the array -and then creates a new array with the results of applying the function to each value .filter Same as .map but this is a test function, if it passed, it goes into the ‘collection’ or […]
Ive had a hard time adjusting to arrow functions for some reason. If you remember input => output, that should make it click for you. Just remember: Why dont you check out .map .filter and .foreach next?
Bad Blocking Script Good Async Inline Script The bad example above blocks DOM construction. The good example above doesn’t block the rest of the site’s content from downloading BUT executes only after CSSOM construction and thus.. only starts loading our widget scripts very late. Better Async Script Further Reading www.igvita.com/2014/05/20/script-injected-async-scripts-considered-harmful/ stackoverflow.com/questions/6963779/whats-the-name-of-google-analytics-async-design-pattern-and-where-is-it-used
Angular apps are organized into modules. You will need to have modules load other modules. Here is the simple setup for a MasterModule to load one or more SubModules.
Work in progress. For now its just a collection of notes until I can assemble this into a tutorial. -use to react to eventual result of async action -use .then method -three states: succcess, rejected, pending
Today I am switching from using shared hosting, over to VPS hosting. I figure one of the lowest tiers of either Digital Ocean or Vultr should be suitable for my low traffic sites. The process took two days of fiddling but I finally got it up and running properly. The finally process is described below: […]
If you are hosting your WordPress blog on a cheap shared hosting plan like GoDaddy or Hostgator, then you should setup these basic optimisations to really get the fastest speed you can. This is important for google SEO ranking, as site loading times are considered important ranking factors. 1. How to pick a good shared […]
There are some basic tools every front end developer should have setup before he can productively work. In this video I go through all the tools I need when working on Windows. This video covers the installation of : Vagrant – Virtual Machine Virtual Box to work with Vagrant Git Node / Npm Visual Studio […]
If you are at all interested in learning Angular2, and have not yet taken the Tour of Heroes – Getting Started Tutorial, why not work through it along side with me.
Join me in this 4 part series covering the basics of Angular2.