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13 Things You Should Give Up If You Want To Be Successful

Sometimes, to become successful and get closer to the person you can become, you don’t need to add more things — you need to give some of them up.
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Adding a CMS to Your Static Site With Netlify CMS

For nearly seven years I was a CMS implementer and contributor, mostly with Drupal, but occasionally with Joomla! and WordPress.
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CSS Starter Kit for Developers – Shoelace.css

Frontend developers need all the best resources they can get. Usually, this means working on top of a framework such as Bootstrap because it comes packed with basically everything. However, there are plenty of alternatives and Shoelace.css is one such example you should be familiar with.
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Building a Vue SPA with Laravel

Building a Vue single page application (SPA) with Laravel is a beautiful combination for building clean API-driven applications. In this tutorial, we show you how to get up and running with Vue router and a Laravel backend for building a SPA.
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Rendering CSS on Servers for Next.js (React) Apps

Server-side rendering is not such an easy task. Its ambiguity is independent of the library — it’s just generally daunting. This is why some amazing developers are out there building open source tools like Next.js (React) and Nuxt.
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Leaflet: Fit Polyline in View

I’ve been playing with the Leaflet.js library over the Christmas holidays to visualize running routes drawn onto the map using a Polyline and I wanted to zoom the map the right amount to see all the points. We have the following HTML to define the div that will contain the map.
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Multi.js – A User-Friendly Select Box Built on Plain JavaScript

Select menus are primitive but they work. Same goes for all the typical form inputs such as checkboxes and radio buttons. It’s easy to create your own forms but rebuilding interface elements from scratch can be tough. That’s why Multi.
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How to Embed MP3 Audio Files In Web Pages with the help of Google Drive

Audio hosting websites like SoundCloud or Anchor.fm make it easy for you to embed audio files in your web pages and blogs. Just upload your file – like an MP3 song or an audio podcast – to any of these sites and they’ll provide the HTML embed code that you can copy-paste in your web template.
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Using Electron for Cross-Platform Desktop Application Development

When computers first became popular and started functioning with ease at workplaces and homes, it was desktop applications that caught the eye. However, with the advent of the internet and the online commerce boom, things changed drastically and web applications came into prominence.
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Angular 5 Server Side Rendering With Firebase ? — Step-By-Step Guide

AngularFire Lite is the very first and currently the only library that supports server side rendering out of the box for both Firestore and the Realtime Database plus other features over the Angularfire2 library like Storage , Observable based Transactions & Batched Writes and Cloud Messaging.
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JavaScript fetch with Timeout

The fetch API started out as a target for criticism because of lack of timeout and request cancelation.  While those criticisms could be argued as fair or not, the you can't deny that the fetch API has been pretty awesome.  As we've always done, if a feature is missing, we can always shim it in.
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Handling Forms in Vue.js

When building web applications, there is always the possibility of working with forms. Learning to handle them as you work with different tools is very important. In this tutorial, you will see how to handle forms in Vue.js. Create a new Vue project using Vue-CLI.
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Introducing Web Payments: Easier Online Purchases With The Payment Request API

The first of these standards, the Payment Request API, is a major step forward. It gives us the ability to request payment from a user and have the browser provide the user interface to accept it.
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