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September 22, 2020

An Introduction To Running Lighthouse Programmatically

Tuesday, September 22, 2020 Teklinks No comments

Being able to run Google’s Lighthouse analysis suite programmatically provides a lot of advantages, especially for larger or more complex web applications. Using Lighthouse programmatically allows engineers to set up quality monitoring for sites that need more customization than straightforward applications of Lighthouse (such as Lighthouse CI) allow.

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September 20, 2020

Migrating from styled-components to Stitches

Sunday, September 20, 2020 Teklinks No comments

This post is about highlighting the main differences between styled-components and Stitches. Some of these differences are related to the authoring experience. Others are about what happens behind the scenes. Disclaimer: This post isn't about comparing which one is best.

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How to Use Rate Limiting on Nginx

Sunday, September 20, 2020 Teklinks No comments

Rate limiting controls how many requests users can make to your site. This is usually put in place to stop abusive bots, limit login attempts, and control API usage, which can prevent your server from slowing down under load.

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September 17, 2020

React + TypeScript ❤️: The good parts ⚡

Thursday, September 17, 2020 Teklinks No comments

I've started using TypeScript with React, and after a while, learning, and implementing them together. This is how I feel: If we type labels. inside List we get the code completion with methods and attributes from Array.prototype, in this case Array.prototype.

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Tailwind CSS Resources you wish you had.

Thursday, September 17, 2020 Teklinks No comments

This week I decided to take a look at Tailwind CSS and create a simple e-commerce website. The first thing I noticed is how well the documentation was written. Even if Tailwind is your first CSS framework, you will easily be able to navigate through different sections😉.

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September 15, 2020

Performance tests in your CI Pipeline with Lighthouse CI

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 Teklinks No comments

Lighthouse CI is Google’s 2nd take on running performance analysis on the development flow for a web app. Previous and now deprecated was Lighthouse Bot. In this article we’ll go along the setup of Lighthouse CI in an existing pipeline of continuous integration that we use in our web apps at Properati.

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