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In total, I've written 488 essays, snippets, tutorials, and notes!
Essay Sharding Yourself2 ♥
An advanced tip for high-volume writers.
On The Importance of 15-5 Updates
We had a delightful discussion on the importance of writing weekly updates in this week's [Coding Career Community meetup](https://learninpublic.org/#community). I rarely get so excited about an idea I immediately know I need to start doing it, so I'm choosing to write it up to commit to it, and to share it with you.
My recent [End of Localhost](https://dx.tips/the-end-of-localhost) piece on [Hacker News](https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=31669762) came with the usual dash of HN criticism devolving into [blaming beginners for not knowing the same parts of the stack that they consider mandatory](https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=31669762#31671401):
The 8 Jobs of Management
Recently, John Cutler [tweeted](https://twitter.com/johncutlefish/status/1533661807029563392?s=21&t=WJORvdw2EyoLB1ChjQ8NpA) a chart on the view of management:
The Hard Problem of Rendering Tweets
I've been unhappy with my [tweet rendering strategy](https://github.com/sw-yx/swyxkit/issues/61) for a while - Twitter encourages you to use their heavy JS script to render tweets, which undoubtedly heaps all sorts of tracking on the reader, docks your lighthouse performance score by ~17 points, adds ~4 seconds to Time to Interactive, occasionally gets adblocked (so _nothing_ renders!)
Corey Quinn is one of my favorite cloud/creators/podcasters/writers/comedians and I was honored to be invited on his pod!
Essay The End of Localhost2 ♥
> This post was originally published on my new dedicated DX site: https://dx.tips/the-end-of-localhost
Why I Moved Off Dev.to7 ♥
2 years ago I [moved all my blogging to Dev.to](https://www.swyx.io/devto-cms). Today [my main blog is on Github Issues](https://www.swyx.io/github-cms) and [I've just launched DXTips on Hashnode](https://twitter.com/swyx/status/1531330889535602688).
> This post was originally published on my new dedicated DX site: https://dx.tips/circles
Now that the dust has settled on the Plaid-Stripe thing it's time to recap lessons learned.
Running Docker without Docker Desktop
Docker is great. Docker Desktop sucks. Here's my fix.
My 2022 New Mac Setup8 ♥
I set up a new Mac for work today. Here's everything I use on a Mac for fullstack web development.
I joined JSParty crew to talk more about the Third Age of JS after my Reactathon talk!
Essay The Law of Conservation of Risk
Risk cannot be created or destroyed, it can only be redistributed
Slides and show notes for my updated Talk
I joined Lee Ngo a second time to talk about tech strategy and angel investing!
a reprint of my interview on Will Larson's InfraEng project.
These are the raw notes of my talk prep for my React Miami 2022 talk - Temporal - React for the Backend. Includes links and initial draft at the bottom.