Stress is the root cause of our declining productivity. Let’s reduce it

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At one point in my life, my mind was always racing, thinking of how to solve one problem or another. At night, it was difficult to sleep because my brain would just not shut down. And the following morning, stressed from the night before, I had to dive into my work.

Soon, I realized I was burning out little by little and becoming more stressed as each day passed by.

Stress. The cause of our declining productivity.

After trying several different techniques, I discovered five that have helped me manage my stress level as a programmer.

In this article, I…


The React Build Tutorial: Here is how this works!

My Todo App built with the useReducer hook of React and hosted with Firebase
My Todo App built with the useReducer hook of React and hosted with Firebase
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A Todo app is a software that allows you to create todos, read them, delete them, and sometimes toggle if done or not. In this article, we'll be building a Todo app that possesses all the functionalities above.

In this React build, we are going to be using:

So without further ado, Let's get started!

Contents· 1. Creating a React App
React App Installation
Here is how this works!
React Project Clean-up
· 2. Setting the Todo…


Hey Friend, you've found your Fantastic 3.

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Going into an interview, you will feel overwhelmed and scared of what might play out. Yes, especially when you plan to crack your first job interview.

How to stop severe anxiety during interviews? I am scared, my interview is tomorrow. Any help?

Go on Google! Tens of thousands of people are asking these same questions and more questions related to those. This shows you are not alone.

Interviews. As nerve wracking as they may be, there and then, you must be prepared to sell yourself — your skills and capabilities. …


These YouTube channels will make up your toolbox.

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"Good design is good business." -- Thomas Watson Jr., businessman, second president of IBM

According to similarweb.com, Starbucks.com has attracted approximately 17+ million visitors in the last 6 months.

What made the site attract more visitors? Is it the message/art direction that intrigues them? Or is it because they serve amazing coffee?

"Design adds value faster than it adds costs." -- Joel Spolsky, web programmer, writer, and creator of Trello

I’m sure the web designers of this site know this!

And I am sure you won't stick to a website if you don't like it.

So, in this article, you…


Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.

Use These 12 YouTube channels to Improve Your Web Development Skills.
Use These 12 YouTube channels to Improve Your Web Development Skills.
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I conducted research where I asked some successful freelance web developers what learning resources they use.

I found out this collective group of web developers, who earn an income ranging from $85,000 to $118,000 per year, have something in common.

The YouTube channels they watch.

So, in this article, I will share with you these YouTube channels to learn web development from to get your desired results.

“Learning is a treasure that will follow its owner everywhere.” — Chinese proverb

Here they are:

Contents  Learning the Basics of Web Development

Building website…


These YouTube channels will bring your JavaScript skills to life.

7 Best YouTube Channels to Follow to Level Up your JavaScript Skills.
7 Best YouTube Channels to Follow to Level Up your JavaScript Skills.
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I spoke a with freelance JavaScript developer who earns $85,000 per year. And something he mentioned piqued my interest.

So, YouTube is his most utilized learning resource. And he didn’t even bother with paid courses.

So if he can do it, you can too!

I dug deeper into what YouTube channels he watches.

So, in this article, I will share with you the 7 best YouTube channels to follow to level up your JavaScript skills.

Here we go:

Contents· The basics of JavaScript.
·
Improve on The Basics
·
Project-Based Learning
·
Final Ihoughts.

The basics of JavaScript.

A weak foundation is the…


Awaken new possibilities through inspiration.

Colour inspiration for your website
Colour inspiration for your website
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When I started, I developed crappy website user interfaces (UIs), thinking I had the best UI ever. "People would love this" I would muse.

Well, that was until I explored other websites later on – with awesome user interfaces (UI) and user experiences (UX). Instantly, I realized I had to improve drastically.

One of the reasons I sucked at my UI game was because I lacked color inspiration. That’s pretty much a turn off for any UI since:

"Colour is a power that directly influences the soul" – Wassily Kandinsky.

So I came across some websites which I resort to…


Visitors will be glad just as you’re with Instagram

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How does it feel accessing Instagram from any where you want without any headache?

Amazing right!

Every web application out there emerges from a local host or production environment before it’s brought to life online.

In this tutorial, we’ll be hosting your React app to firebase, for easy access whenever and wherever you want.

We’ll be using:

Let’s continue!

Table of Contents· 1. App Config on Firebase
Setting up your app on Firebase
Registering your app on the web
· 2. Configuring the Firebase Setup Locally.
Setting up…


Your friend will be glad just as you’re with Facebook.

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How does it feel accessing Facebook from any where you want without any stress?

Great right!

Every website out there emerges from a production space or a local host before it's brought to life online.

So, in this tutorial, we’ll be hosting your static website to firebase, for easy access whenever and wherever you want.

We’ll be using :

  • NodeJS
  • VScode
  • Terminal or Command line, and
  • Firebase

So without further ado, let’s get started!

Table of content· 1. Website Config on Firebase
Creating your website on Firebase
Registering your website on the web
·
2. Configuring…

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