Frontend News Digest 21 - 27.12

16+ articles of December 2019 to learn JavaScript, flexible captioned slanted images, first part of TypeScript tutorial and even more
27 December 2019   432

Greetings! I hope your week went great! Here's new frontend technologies news digest.

Learn how to create the analogs of Go channels in JS, how Nuxt.js solves the SEO problems in Vue.js, check the basics of CSS and many other interersting things awaits for you. 

Guides

  • 16+ Articles of December 2019 to Learn JavaScript

The freshest list of JS related guides and tutorials for different skill level

  • Go channels in JS (4/5): Ranging

4th chapter of the guide on creating analog of Go channels if JavaScript

  • Flexible Captioned Slanted Images

Despite the newest layout tools, old tricks like negative margins may still become handy - learn why and where

  • The basics of CSS. Block elements

Despite the fact this tutorial is pretty basic, I believe it can become handy for some of our readers

Articles

  • How Nuxt.js solves the SEO problems in Vue.js

In one way or another, SEO is a part of the website creating too 

  • It Takes Thought to Write Good CSS

It takes thought to do everything good, even CSS

Video

  • TypeScript Tutorial #1 - Introduction

Update

  • Moon phase widget

Small JS lib that allows you to show visitors of your website in what phase moon is now at viewer's location

  • One Spaces

Small module for making className

  • Postgres.JS

PostgreSQL client for Node.js, called by the team the fastest; maybe worth checking that?

 

Frontend News Digest 21 - 27.03

Embrace modern image formats, how to indicate scroll postion on page with CSS, integrate TypeScript with GraphQL and more
27 March 2020   373

Greetings! I hope your week went great! Here's new frontend technologies news digest.

Learn how to use the currentColor value in CSS, how to debug a child process in Node and Gatsby.js with Chrome, how to Debug a Node.js Application: Tips, Tricks and Tools and other cool, useful and demanded things, related to all parts of frontend development.

Guides

  • Embracing modern image formats

Learn how modern images formats and <picture> element can reduce image sizes

  • How to use the currentColor value in CSS

A tutorial on a basic CSS feature, great for newbies

  • Indicating Scroll Position on a Page With CSS

This guide will teach you how to indicate scroll position, using only CSS

  • How to debug a child process in Node and Gatsby.js with Chrome

Learn how to patch `jest-worker`package used by Gatsby.js and by patching enable child process debugging using Chrome Dev Tools in this tutorial

  • Integrating TypeScript with GraphQL

Learn how to integrade TypeScript with GraphQL

  • How to Debug a Node.js Application: Tips, Tricks and Tools

Massive tutorial on Node app debugging, with some tips, that can be useful even for skilled developers

Articles

  • Full Third-Party Cookie Blocking and More (in Safari)

Safari’s Intelligent Tracking, has been in beta for some time, introduces significant privacy changes, including cross-site cookies now being blocked by default

Video

  • The Complete AEA DC 2019 Now Online

Giant number of different interesting speeches from An Event Apart session, that was realeased special in a pack for you to stay home

Updates

  • uppload

JS image uploader with 30+ plugins 

  • Node-SQLite

SQLite client library for Node.js applications 

  • Backstage

Open platform for building developer portals