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Gift Egwuenu

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I’m a Software Developer based in Lagos, Nigeria and I'm passionate about the open-source community and enjoy solving complex problems using web technologies.

Tree-Shaking Basics for React Applications

Tree-shaking is an important way to reduce the size of your bundle and improve performance. See how you can do it in your React apps.

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Getting Started with Gridsome

The era of Static Site Generators is changing over time, a lot of cool tools are being created to help foster the JAMStack evolution and developers are embracing these tools. One of the tools for creating blazing fast websites is Gridsome.

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Migrating to Gridsome from Hugo

I recently moved my blog from Hugo to Gridsome static site generator. its great to adopt change I did because I wanted a more flexible solution and Gridsome offers that and more.

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My Workflow And Tools That Help Me Speed Up Productivity

In this post I’ll outline the tools I use for my day to day activities.

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How I Moved My Blog To Forestry CMS

I moved my content from writing in markdown to writing content with a CMS. This makes creating content seamless as I have most of the things I would manually do automated for me.

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Getting Started with Eleventy

The era of static sites generators is ever growing due to the popularity of JamStack on the web. We'll learn how to get started with 11ty, a static site generator and explore its use cases.

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My 2018 Year in Review & 2019 Resolutions

2018 has been a really productive and long year so far for me. Here's my reflections on what I've been able to accomplish this year and plans Ihave for 2019.

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Introducing React Hooks

React v16.7.0 was introduced at the React Conf 2018 and Dan Abramov did the honors of letting the cat out of the bag when he introduced React Hooks. We only just got a new release React v16.6.0:lazy, memo and contextType and now Hooks don’t you just love the react community.

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The First Remote Nigerian Conference—Concatenate Conference 2018

Takeaways from the Concatenate Conference, a free conference for Nigerian developers with topics ranging from frameworks to design systems, performance to animation.

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Quick Guide to Linting JavaScript Codebase with ESLint

Linting is a way of keeping your code clean from any issues and generally improving your code style.

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Setup Continuous Integration with Travis CI in Your Nodejs App

This tutorial will take you through how to setup CI with travis in nodejs app

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A Collection of Essential VSCode Extensions

Every developer makes use of a code editor as a tool for the trade in this tutorial i'll be highlighing my go to extensions for vscode.

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Useful Tips for Writing Better Git Commit Messages

Awesome tips on how to write better git commit messages.

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Quick Setup of Oh My ZSH! terminal on Ubuntu

Oh My Zsh is a delightful, open source, community-driven framework for managing your Zsh configuration.Learn the nitty gritty of using Oh My Zsh for make your terminal com alive

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Getting Started With VuePress

VuePress is a Vue-powered Static Site Generator mainly designed for documentation purposes.

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What is JAMstack and Why You Should Try It

JAMstack is a modern web development architecture based on client-side JavaScript, reusable APIs, and prebuilt Markup.

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How to Center Anything in CSS

Learn how to center elements with Flexbox and CSS Grid.

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Build a Static Site with Hugo and Deploy with Netlify

Hugo is a static site generator. We'll be looking at how to build a static site generator with Hugo and deploy to Netlify

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Introduction

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