Senior Web Developer Life

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How I Learned to Like Story Points in Scrum Project Management

Story Points Properly Done Consistent Task Size Consistent Code Delivery Consistent Quality Lets you break tasks down into consistent units of work. What is the difference between Agile and Scrum? These terms are frequently used interchangeably or in the same sentence: "We are...

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Impacting Company Culture as a Senior Web Developer

Your Company culture In a nutshell, a company culture is what you feel like while you are at work. Is your company a hip startup? A bank? A service company? A marketing firm?Each company will have a culture and style. Often culture will be created intentionally from the top down. Other times...

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How to Make a Table of Contents Automatically Using jQuery

Introduction Many applications such as Google Docs, Word and Confluence create a table of contents automatically for you if you make heading tags in your document <h1>, <h2>, etc. This is how to do it using jQuery! In this blog post and video I will show you how to write a simple...

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How to Move your Data to a Larger Hard Drive with MacOS Catalina For Free without using a Third Party Installer

The nearly 1TB of files iCloud was filling up my 500GB hard drive. After a few frustrating days with "Disk full" errors I decided to buy a new 2TB drive. MacOS Catalina is the OS for 2020. The currently available instructions make it much harder than it needs to be. TL:DR These are the...

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How to set up a new Site on MailGun and connect it to Gmail

(Click on images to toggle small and large) About Mailgun Mailgun is a great service for companies that send marketing emails. You can configure very advanced scenarios and sorting all without managing an SMTP server on your own. You can turbocharge your mail sending and use many API...

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Version Control Systems: CVS, SVN, TFS and GIT

Version Control Version control systems (VCS) make large software projects with large teams possible. Version control lets you manage your code base. Amazingly, Google keeps ALL of its code in a single code repository. Major Version Control Systems There are 4 major version control systems that...

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First course available: Launch a Website!

We have launched our first, and free course! Launch a Website How to Register a Domain Name, Point the DNS to a Hosting Provider and Get it Live on the Internet This is the first course in our school that will help you become a Senior Web Developer. Sign up today to get...

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