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CSS News July 2020

by Rachel Andrew

In this article, Rachel Andrew takes a look at some of the interesting CSS features that are making their way into browsers right now.

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Understanding Plugin Development In Gatsby

by Aleem Isiaka

Gatsby is a modern static-site generator that has revamped the way static websites are being built. It incorporates React, Node.js, and GraphQL to create stunning and blazing-fast websites. In this post, we will discuss Gatsby plugins and develop our …

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How To Test Your React Apps With The React Testing Library

by Chidi Orji

Testing gives confidence in written code. In the context of this article, ‘testing’ means ‘automated testing’. Without automated testing, it is significantly harder to ensure the quality of a web application of significant complexity. Fails caused by …

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