Archive for the ‘JavaScript’ Category

Your Site without JavaScript

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Building a Multiplayer TicTacToe Game with Meteor

Meteor is a popular, full stack web framework that makes it very easy to prototype your ideas and get from development to production really fast. Its reactive nature and the use of DDP, make it a great candidate for building simple, multiplayer, browse...

How to Create a QR Code Reader for Your Mobile Website

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The barcode and QR code have modernized our shopping and searching experience. Customers carrying smartphones can now pick up a product anywhere in the world, scan its barcode or its QR code using one of the many free phone apps and find out its lowest...

How to Get Started With restdb.io and Create a Simple CMS

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This article was sponsored by restdb.io. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. Databases strike fear into the heart of the most experienced developers. Installation, updates, disk space provision, back-ups, efficient ...

JavaScript Design Patterns: The Observer Pattern

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In JavaScript, there is a problem that comes up often. You need a way to update parts of a page in response to certain events, with the data these provide. Say, for example, user input that you then project into one or many components. This leads into ...

Grab Our Free Printable Functional JavaScript Cheat Sheet

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Functional programming (FP) has become a hot topic in the JavaScript community. It's being touted as a great way of building scalable and maintainable applications and we're staring to see many of its core principles incorporated into libraries and fra...

Quick Tip: Getting Started with Headless Chrome in Node.js

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Oftentimes in our line of work we need to be able to replicate a user journey repeatedly to make sure that our pages are offering a consistent experience as we make changes to our site. Critical to being able to accomplish this consistently and conven...

Nuxt.js: A Universal Vue.js Application Framework

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Universal (or Isomorphic) JavaScript is a term that has become very common in the JavaScript community. It is used to describe JavaScript code that can execute both on the client and the server. Many modern JavaScript frameworks, like Vue.js, are aimed...