An experimental ReactJS project to turn text input into a point based graphical output, shown as a Github Contributions Graph mockup.
A reminder of the emphasis on opinions in Prettier's guiding principles, and how this can conflict with ESLint.
An adventure in trying to write a Gatsby remark plugin to wrap specific markdown blocks (aka MD AST nodes) in custom classed div HTML elements.
How to test that an array does not include any members of another array with Chai JS and Mocha framework. Explains workaround and why certain tests don't work.
Information about public Reddit APIs, building post preview embeds, parsing Reddit JSON data, and an example of a custom Reddit embed generator.
Simple music meta info scraper bookmarklet, for a few sites. Grabs song title, artist, album title, and more, and then lets you copy to clipboard as TSV or JSON.
Tips and tricks on sharing global variable values, inject values, capturing variables, and general NodeJS workarounds for if you can't edit a file.
Figuring out why stat is returning blank birthtimes on Unix/Linux and how NodeJS got around this with an update to fs.stat through its libuv dependency.
Automated file timestamp extractor: git-date-extractor NPM package and CLI tool. The tool lets you retrieve file creation and modification dates based on Git history.
Solutions and tips on how to use "created" and "last updated" date and timestamps with Gatsby and Git, including a fully automated approach with git hooks.