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# testing

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Sun Jan 22 2023

[SOLVED] React Testing Library snapshots failing due to dynamically generated IDs

A solution to prevent RTL snapshots from failing every time your tests run due to dynamically generated IDs

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Fri Jan 20 2023

Partial matching objects, nested objects, arrays and nested objects in arrays using Jest

A guide into how to use jest matchers to do partial matching for data inside objects and arrays (even when nested)

# front-end

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Sat Jan 21 2023

Passing fresh props to a throttled event handler through Redux

A solution to a recent issue I had where I was unable to pass updated props to a throttle onScroll event handler

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Sat Jul 30 2022

How to fix "To load an ES module, set "type": "module" in the package.json" when installing next-sitemap

Solve this error encountered when running the next-sitemap in postbuild

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Fri Jun 10 2022

How to update URL hash on scroll with Next.js Router

An explanation of how to dynamically update the URL hash when scrolling in Next.js using next/router

# typescript

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Sat Jan 21 2023

Property β€œx” does not exist on union type in typescript when object destructuring

An outline into how to destructure object properties when coming across the "Property β€œx” does not exist on union type" warning"

# javascript

How to remove falsy elements/values from a JavaScript Array

Thu Jun 02 2022

How to remove falsy elements/values from a JavaScript Array

Here are some of the best ways to remove falsy values from a JavaScript array

Best way to group an array of objects by a key

Sun May 29 2022

Best way to group an array of objects by a key

A quick walkthrough on how to use the array reduce method to group objects in an array by any property value

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Sat May 28 2022

How to remove falsy property values from a JavaScript object

A quick snippet of code showcasing a function I created to remove falsy values from a JavaScript object

# career

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Sun Dec 12 2021

How to land clients on UpWork (template for approaching clients included)

UpWork is a great source for landing good quality project to beef up your portfolio, if you do it right. Learn how I did it.

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Sun Nov 21 2021

How to get experience to get experience as a self-taught developer

Some thoughts on how to break the cycle where you need experience to get experience as a self-taught developer

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Thu Jan 07 2021

Why every developer should be on YouTube

I finally have my own YouTube channel! Read onto to find out why I started a YouTube channel and the hurdles that I overcame to get here

# tools

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Sat Jul 31 2021

How to expose your development server to the Internet with ngrok

A quick guide on how to expose your development server to the internet

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Thu Jan 07 2021

8 etiquette tips for using Slack

Here are my thoughts on how you can use Slack to get work done with irritating your colleagues and teaching them a few things too

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Thu Jan 07 2021

Integrating Continuous Deployment to Gatsby

Learn how to intergrate Continuous Deployment to Gatsby projects using GitHub and Netlify to make pushing new features easier and faster