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🔥 What's Hot in Web Development? — Weekly Picks #134

react, webdev, javascript, productivity

🌟 This week we have incredible posts about React, Javascript, developers' productivity, and more! As always, all posts were ranked by daily.dev community. Shout out to all the authors. 🙌

So, let's get it started.

1️⃣ Keyboard shortcuts for a Developer

⌨️ Keyboard shortcuts can boost your productivity and save you some time. It is not an easy task to remember the shortcuts, it takes a lot of practice. In this post you can 23 different keyboard shortcuts, focused mainly on editing code quickly.

Keyboard shortcuts for a Developer

2️⃣ 9 Amazing React Libraries That Will Simplify a Developer’s Life

📚 React's ecosystem is huge and there are so many libraries out there in the wild. The author lists 9 libraries such as Redux and React Router that he thinks every React developer should be familiar with.

9 Amazing React Libraries That Will Simplify a Developer’s Life

3️⃣ 15 React Interview Questions with Solutions

Preparing for a job interview is a key part of nailing it. Unfortunately, in these hard times of COVID-19, many of us are looking for a job. You can find here 15 questions and solutions for a React job interview. The questions are targeted to an entry-level position.👩‍💻

15 React Interview Questions with Solutions

4️⃣ The Secret of Simple Code

🆙 Eric Elliott shares his idea of how to become a 10x developer. According to him, it's about abstractions and how to apply them well to your code.

The Secret of Simple Code

5️⃣ My Top 5 APIs For New Developers

🎖 This is such an excellent list, I love these APIs. In this list, there are super cool APIs that you can integrate with right away. PokéAPI and Yoda translator are just an example of what you can find there.

My Top 5 APIs For New Developers

6️⃣ Glowing buttons

Codepens can be very inspiring and a great reference for front-end developers. Check out this neon button, it looks futuristic. 💡

Glowing buttons

7️⃣ These 9 tools can help developers improve their workflow

🥇 The Next Web lists 9 utilities for web developers. Some are very popular like Stack Overflow and some I discovered for the first time like Shape Divider.

These 9 tools can help developers improve their workflow

8️⃣ JavaScript Promises in 5 Concepts

Promise is a design pattern for handling asynchronous operations. In single-threaded environments, such as the browser, you need to master Promise to achieve the best performance. If you are new to Promise, it's your lucky day this guide will make it all clear. 🚀

JavaScript Promises in 5 Concepts

9️⃣ Cards Against Developer vol. 2 😈😅

🃏 Yay! We have one more Codepen on the list. It's hard to explain in words, but basically this pen demonstrates toggling card-like elements.

Cards Against Developer vol. 2 😈😅

🔟 Why Low-Code Will Never Replace Developers

An interesting piece about the relationship of low-code platforms (coined by Forrester) to developers. The author explains that we have nothing to worry about but for more details read it through. 🤖

Why Low-Code Will Never Replace Developers

🙌 Wrap Up!

That was all for this week. We will come back with another list of interesting development posts next week.🌟 This week we have incredible posts about React, Javascript, developers' productivity, and more! As always, all posts were ranked by daily.dev community. Shout out to all the authors. 🙌So, let's get it started.

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