Welcome to my PinkLetter. A short, weekly, technology-agnostic, and pink newsletter where we cultivate timeless skills about web development.
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An Introduction to JQ by Adam Gordon Bell
In this article, I’m going to go over the basics building blocks of jq in enough depth that you will be able to understand how jq works. Of course, you still might occasionally need to head to google to find a function name or check your syntax, but at least you’ll have a firm grounding in the basics.
Testing Your Edge Cases by Joël Quenneville
Do we have any tests that cover the nil case?
CSS Utility Classes and “Separation of Concerns” by Adam Wathan
Over the last several years, the way I write CSS has transitioned from a very “semantic” approach to something much more like what is often called “functional CSS.”