Frontend

Frontend Javascript Logic typically assisted by Babel and Webpack. Primarily focused on fundamentals, as opposed to bandwagon frameworks.

Compiling Frontend JavaScript & Stylesheets Flask

Compiling Frontend JavaScript & Stylesheets Flask

Create and compile LESS, SASS, and JS files for your Flask app's frontend using Flask-Assets.

Todd Birchard
Todd Birchard
Flask
MongoDB Stitch Serverless Functions

MongoDB Stitch Serverless Functions

A crash course in MongoDB Stitch serverless functions: the bread and butter of MongoDB Cloud.

Todd Birchard
Todd Birchard
NoSQL
Query MongoDB via Frontend with Stitch

Query MongoDB via Frontend with Stitch

MongoDB Stitch vs the impossible: secure database queries via frontend JS.

Todd Birchard
Todd Birchard
NoSQL
Image Compression Using Gulp and Imagemin

Image Compression Using Gulp and Imagemin

The simplest way to optimize page speed without breaking everything.

Todd Birchard
Todd Birchard
JavaScript
Upgrading to Gulp 4.0.0: The Build Automation Toolkit

Upgrading to Gulp 4.0.0: The Build Automation Toolkit

Upgrading to Gulp 4 and tackling the breaking changes that come with it.

Todd Birchard
Todd Birchard
NodeJS
Building Page Templates in ExpressJS With Handlebars

Building Page Templates in ExpressJS With Handlebars

Building views in NodeJS by incorporating layouts, partials, and everything in between.

Todd Birchard
Todd Birchard
NodeJS
Using Gulp: Tasks to Make Frontend Tolerable

Using Gulp: Tasks to Make Frontend Tolerable

Optimize your frontend code with Gulp: the task runner to make you production-ready.

Todd Birchard
Todd Birchard
NodeJS
Build Custom Widgets For Your Ghost Blog

Build Custom Widgets For Your Ghost Blog

Use Handlebars to build custom widgets for your Ghost blog. Keep readers engaged with related posts or introduce them to the authors.

Todd Birchard
Todd Birchard
ExpressJS