Frontend News Digest 26-29.11

Pros of Strapi CMS, create a Restful API Using Mongoose and Joi, Node OracleDB update and more
29 November 2019   581

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

Learn how to publish npm packages with meta files, check tutorial to Helm 3, how to reduce Twilio webhooks and more

Guides

  • Publishing npm Packages Without Meta Files 

Learn what ‘meta’ files (config files, .npmignore, IDE files, etc.) should not make it into your npm packages

  • Guide to Helm 3 with an Express.js microservice

Helm is a package management tool for the Kubernetes ecosystem and this tutorial covers creating a chart (packages/pre-packaged apps Helm can work with) for an Express.js service

  • How to secure Twilio webhook URLs in Node.js

Three ways to secure your webhook (HTTP request that Twilio, a popular communication API provider for SMS, voice, video performs to find out what the reaction to a Twilio should be) URLs

Articles

  • 5 Things I love about Strapi, a Node.js headless CMS

Overview of Strapi CMS, covering its pros

Updates

  • fix-es-imports

Fixes your ES import paths

  • PostGraphile

This solutiona llows you to get an instant  GraphQL API for your PostgreSQL database with one command

  • node-oracledb

Oracle Corp supported Oracle Database driver for Node.js 

  • public-ip 

Allows you to get public IP address "very fast", as developers say - maybe, worth checking?

Videos

  • Promises From Scratch In A Post-Apocalyptic Future

  • Node.js | Hapi.js & MongoDB | Create a Restful API Using Mongoose and Joi

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   2260

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