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  1. Eleventy: how to ex­clude draft col­lec­tion items from build pro­gram­mat­i­cally

    With its 0.11.0 re­lease, Eleventy of­fers a pow­er­ful fea­ture. Let’s see how to ex­clude draft col­lec­tion items from build out­put in Eleventy pro­gram­mat­i­cally, us­ing eleven­ty­Com­puted.

  2. Thank you, Next! Moving from Google to NextCloud for my con­tacts & cal­en­dar.

    A per­sonal ex­pe­ri­ence of a GNOME and Android user mov­ing from Google to a hosted NextCloud in­stance for im­proved pri­vacy of her con­tacts and cal­en­dar.

  3. Make your RSS feed dis­cov­er­able to feed read­ers

    How to add the nec­es­sary meta tag to make auto dis­cov­ery of RSS/Atom feeds pos­si­ble.

  4. Configure git to use a spe­cific SSH key for a repos­i­tory per­ma­nently

    How to con­fig­ure git to use a spec­i­fied SSH key for a repos­i­tory. Details a work-around in case of con­flicts with your SSH con­fig.

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  2. Recently, Kev mes­saged to ask where my ar­ti­cle full of praise for Miniflux was. While I have spo­ken highly of it on Fosstodon it­self, I re­al­ized I haven’t done so here. Well… here goes.


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  3. Motivated by a type ahead chal­lenge in JavaScript30, I ex­plore if re­mov­ing 2500 DOM nodes is more per­for­mant us­ing Element.removeChild or Element.innerHTML. Interesting ex­er­cise and re­sults!


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  4. A slow day where I learn to up­date CSS vari­ables dy­nam­i­cally from user in­put, and get a brush-up on ReactJS’ idea of com­po­nents.


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  5. Today, I start Wes Bos’ React for Beginners course, build a sim­ple clock in vanilla JavaScript, and set up a study group on Zulipchat.


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  6. Today, I start Wes Bos’ JavaScript30 course, pon­der about the group­ing op­er­a­tor, and make sense of Higher Order Components in the­ory.


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  7. A part of the JavaScript30 se­ries — re-learn­ing JavaScript and its ecosys­tem over 30 days. Includes ReactJS, the this key­word, and mu­tat­ing meth­ods for Arrays.


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  8. Morning mus­ing trig­gered by an ar­ti­cle pub­lished on CSS-Tricks yes­ter­day around job-ti­tles and ca­reer paths.


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  9. The ecosys­tem moves fast and my ex­ist­ing knowl­edge is out-dated.


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  10. I talk about lig­a­tures in ty­pog­ra­phy and why I had to dis­able them on my site.


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