We code the web

Writing better, functional Javascript with map, filter and reduce

There is a clear trend going on in the Javascript world. We prefer a functional programming style in our Javascript applications. Let’s see how we can leverage Javascript’s three most powerful built in functional array methods.

Why We code the web is now statically generated

In case you haven’t noticed. We code the web had a big makeover. It’s not just the outside. Under the hood it is completely new. I moved away from Wordpress and it is now a plain old static HTML website, or is it?

Software principles in Front-end development

I am mainly a front-end developer, but I’ve also programmed quite some C# .NET software. I learned a lot about the SOLID principles, TDD, DRY etc.. and in my opinion these principles are a bit unrecognized in the front-end world. Should they get more attention?

How to structure your front-end application

I have always been very picky about a good folder structure. I enjoy working in a neatly structured project. How do we go about this in a front-end application?

An introduction

Hi, my name is Niels. I am a front-end/web developer from the Netherlands. I opened this blog to share my experiences about front-end development with the world! The main topics will be Javascript, React, Angular, Sass, Gulp and everything involving front-end development.