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8 Job searching tips for Software Engineers

Job hunting for Software Engineers can be tedious and sometimes very discouraging and difficult, especially when you've just lost a current job or you probably…

Posted on April 20, 2020 - 3 min read

Introduction

Hello! My name is Vanessa (Nkoyo) Ating. I am a Software Engineer based in Lagos, Nigeria and I work mostly with Frontend technologies eg: React, Vue etc. I…

Posted on February 27, 2020 - 1 min read

PreCommit Hooks!

Setup pre-commit hooks for an existing project. A Pre-commit hook is run just before a commit is added to a new revision. They are mainly used to point out…

Posted on March 26, 2019 - 3 min read

Webpack 4 + React with Typescript

Webpack is a static module bundler for Javascript applications. It takes modules(either installed or custom) and generates static assets to represent those…

Posted on September 17, 2018 - 12 min read

Lets code the TDD way!

TDD — Test Driven Development. Testing is a crucial part of software development. It is very important for finding bugs, verifying the functionality and…

Posted on September 16, 2018 - 5 min read

Restful Routes, What are they?

The client/server relationship is a prerequisite of a set of principles known as REST(representational state transfer) which provides a way of mapping HTTP…

Posted on October 07, 2017 - 3 min read

Creating a Todo App with Nodejs + Express

A simple Todo List App, No Database required. This application is a very basic one but it has the following features: Add and complete a task on a single page…

Posted on September 20, 2017 - 7 min read

Getting started with EJS

An understanding of how EJS works This is a short explanation of how I finally understood and started using EJS in most of the basic applications that I've…

Posted on September 17, 2017 - 4 min read

Nodejs: Build a simple Wikipedia viewer

Build a command line Wikipedia Viewer that makes an API call. So, I built a very simple Wikipedia viewer app that makes a call to the Wikipedia API and…

Posted on September 14, 2017 - 9 min read