Create a Gatsby Spotify plugin

Create a Gatsby Spotify plugin

Take advantage of the Spotify API and build a plugin to add your top tracks easily to your site.

March 27, 2021
Adding an updated date to Markdown and MDX posts

Adding an updated date to Markdown and MDX posts

Improve your SEO by showing when your posts got last updated. Perfect for Gatsby and Next js sites which use Markdown or MDX for their content.

February 17, 2021
Tv series for the struggling enthusiast

Tv series for the struggling enthusiast

A collection of Tv shows for the enthusiasts looking for their next favourite show, to try something different or just satisfy their binge.

December 16, 2020
5 of my all time favourite films

5 of my all time favourite films

A rare glimpse into my top 5 favourite films of all time, regardless of genre. Of course, they are subject to change over time as I grow as a human, but that's just the way it goes.

September 25, 2020
Using hast to create tables

Using hast to create tables

Discover the power of Hast and how we can use it to manipulate markdown content. Let's turn some .md table links into the real deal.

August 05, 2020
Creating a gutenberg block using create guten block

Creating a gutenberg block using create guten block

Let's talk about Gutenberg blocks and how we can create a block of our own to create a wonderful UI experience.

May 30, 2020
Reduce page weight using font subsetting

Reduce page weight using font subsetting

Using Glyphhanger and pyftsubset let's reduce our page weight by subsettting our font files and only serving the glyphs our pages need.

December 09, 2019
Creating a masonry layout with css grid

Creating a masonry layout with css grid

Not gonna lie masonry can be a bit of a bitch. Let's create our own layout using CSS variables and some javascript.

July 29, 2019
Replacing emojis with html entities

Replacing emojis with html entities

Avoid issues using Emoji's in our markup by replacing them with the HTML entity equivalent. Let's write a script to help us do this.

July 20, 2019
Using react context instead of redux

Using react context instead of redux

Forget about the redux hype and add react context to your project instead. Much obliged to Kent C Dodds.

June 08, 2019