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Launching Google Maps Directions Link Generator

October 27, 2019

Today, I launched Google Maps Directions Link Generator, a small web app that will generate you a “get directions” link to your company in…

How to Increase the Tracking Speed Beyond the Maximum in MacOS

October 25, 2019

In MacOS, the maximum tracking speed for the mouse can still be pretty slow. Thankfully there is a terminal command you can run to increase…

I Just Launched v1.0 of My Rental Cash Flow Calculator App

August 30, 2019

Yesterday I released my new Rental Cash Flow Calculator Web App. This was a fun project that will generate a cash flow analysis and an…

The Replacement of Icons for Illustrations in 2019

July 11, 2019

I have noticed a trend recently going on in web design where we are no longer using standard library icons like FontAwesome to show off…

Why Babel Doesn't Transpile prepend(), append(), matches(), etc.

July 03, 2019

Babel is an EMCAScript transpiler that can be used to input modern JavaScript and export JavaScript that is backwards compatible for older…

Video Background Pro 4 has Been Released

June 24, 2019

After about a year of development, Video Background Pro 4 has been released! This update has been a long time in the making and I am excited…

The Unsent Project: Boosting Conversions 4x With React

June 23, 2019

I recently had the opportunity to build the new submission flow for The Unsent Project by Rora Blue. The Unsent Project is a collection of…

Version 2 of vidbg.js Has Been Released

April 09, 2019

Today, I finished vidbg.js version 2 and merged it into the master git repo.I first released vidbg.js, a port of Vide, almost 4 years ago…

Create a Webpack Library Without Exporting a "default" Object

April 07, 2019

I recently finished building version 2 of vidbg.js, a minimal JavaScript video background plugin. I use Babel and Webpack to be able to…