Find element size in React with the useDimensions hook
How to add an RSS feed to your Next.js site
Next.js vs Express: Which one should you choose?
When I built this site, Next.js’ built-in server wasn’t great… so I had to rely on Express. But have the recent updates to Next.js 9 changed my mind? Let’s compare. I created Ironeko during the few months before Next.js 8.1 was released. At that point the only realistic way to actually run Next.js was with […]
Infinite Carousel with React Spring: How to?
React Spring is a fantastic animation tool, but it’s not the most straight forward. In this article we’ll go through how to build an infinite React Spring carousel. Edit 8/9/2020: I’ve made some significant improvements to the carousel script in this article. These include: Autofitting the carousel to its container Back and Forward buttons More […]
Parallax effect with React Spring: How to?
Ever wondered how to create a parallax effect with React Spring? This is one of my favourite effects to use when sprucing up a page with some motion. However, due to how React works, tracking the scroll position is a bit harder than it would be on a standard website. So let me show you […]
Web Design Inspiration #1: Functional and Beautiful
There is one thing that I see people asking for over and over in all the communities I post in: realistic examples for web design inspiration. These are really hard to come by. I’ll usually see suggestions from sites such as Awwwards – and while these sites can be beautiful, more often than not their […]