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Category: Web Development

Posts related to web development topics, development tools, strategies, etc.

This page lists all posts in the category, in reverse chronological order.

  • GitHub JavaScript Module Used By Panel

    Posted May 15, 2023 in Web Development
    On a module's repository page, GitHub shows which other repositories use the module. Who knew?
  • Implementing Custom Pipes in Ionic

    Posted July 19, 2021 in Web Development
    Pipes are a really cool feature in Angular and Ionic and I had an opportunity to build one of my own and this post describes what I did and points you to the code.
  • Displaying Build Information in ReactJS

    Posted May 15, 2021 in Web Development
    I've been doing a lot of React development lately and I wanted the ability to display the app version number in the app. Now that I have the Ionic Build Info utility I described in the previous post, I copied that project and created a version of it that works for React as well.
  • Displaying Build Information in Ionic Applications

    Posted May 14, 2021 in Web Development
    I was building an Ionic app and I wanted to display the app version in the app without having to hard code it as a constant in the app. Recognizing that the app's `package.json` file contained the app version and I could update it when I needed outside of the app, I built a little utility that writes a data file to the ionic project with build information that can be displayed anywhere in the app.
  • PWA Webinar This Month

    Posted July 31, 2020 in Web Development
    To help promote my latest book and to make a little money, I agreed to deliver an O'Reilly webinar on Progressive Web Apps. This post provides details about the event.
  • Discarding Data Object Edits in Ionic

    Posted June 6, 2020 in Web Development
    When editing an object in an Ionic application, the framework automatically saves your changes to the object even though the user may have cancelled the edit page. In this post, I describe an approach I discovered that allows me to discard those changes when the user closes the edit page without saving.

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