When to use Node.js as backend ๐Ÿงช

Check this article to see when it is something for you.

The point about using the same language throughout your stack is strong ๐Ÿ’ช

Guide to reactive microservices ๐Ÿงฉ

A small guide to get started – especially if you are still considering your architecture.

Microservice troubles

This article has some valid points about the challenges of running your setup as microservices.

Playing with files in PHP

A good short introduction to the basic file operations in PHP.

Time and time again…

This whole problem comes from the fact that time is interpreted differently around the world.

One universal time – one truth – would solve this.

#notimezones

JSON example in Go

If you need to parse JSON in Go you can start here…

Speed op JSON parsing (Go) ๐Ÿš—

I wonder how much would’ve been saved just by using the non-reflection approach?

This is also a prime example on how to use profiling.

Express in Go ๐Ÿ•ธ

Express is very cool in Node – it looks ok in Go.

Finding bugs in drivers ๐ŸฆŸ

This is an interresting tale and really illustrate how working at scale flushes out all the rarest cases.

Funny headers ๐Ÿงžโ€โ™€๏ธ

These are some create examples of companies using HTTP headers for recruiting.

That is smart – but I wouldn’t expect it to have the largest impact on job applications.

It is worth noting that you can make your own headers and use them to communicate between server and client (or any proxy/cache eg. in between).

Modern CMS dont’s ๐Ÿ‘Ž

This list kinda paves the way forward for anything wanting to be labelled “a modern CMS”.

Or a checklist to avoid the “modern” label ๐Ÿคช

Go Study Guide ๐Ÿ˜Ž

This is one of the most comprehensive guides I have seen.

Simple CRUD in PHP

This article is super short and super simple.

This is where every beginner should start with PHP.

In my opinion this is way better than starting with composer and pulling in a ton of dependencies before you even get started.

Emojis in Go ๐Ÿคฉ

This is a small library that let’s you use emojis very easily!

(In case you haven’t noticed I really love emojis)

Netlify + Go? ๐ŸšŠ

This article is just a treasure chest!

Netlify is a very nice way to host frontend – but with this info. you’ll be up and running with a fancy ol’ backend in no time! ๐Ÿ’˜

What platform are you running on?

This article demonstrates how to get information at runtime about the platform your .NET Core program is running on.

Short and simple.

Web dev checklists โœ”

This is the most comprehensive list of checklists I have seen to date ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿ’ป

Logging in Go ๐Ÿ“

A nice short introduction to logging in Go.

I can’t recommend logrus enough. It is a really nice package.

Generate social images ๐ŸŒ…

This is some very cool code! ๐Ÿ˜Ž

I will surely be using these snippits in the near future! ๐Ÿ’ป

And it is Go – what’s not to like?! โค๏ธ