Use the Debugger!

Consider this a plug for using the good ol’ debugger as part of your Javascript workflow. We’ve all done the thing where we throw console.log's all over the place, but I’m here to tell you that the debugger can be your friend. It's not that scary. Really. How does this work, you may be asking? Well, let me show you using a very silly (though I think still informative) example.

Split Form inputs with a form ID

Did you know you can split your form inputs from the form and still submit a group of inputs together as the same form? Well, you can.

I'm Tired

Is it just me? Why am I so tired? Like all the time. Not exhausted, but always some flavor of tired. Physically. Mentally. Across the board tired.

PM2: Why Aren't My Environment Variables Being Set?

I recently ran into an issue when working on a deployment that ended up pretty clearly pointing to some issues with environment variables. The application is leveraging PM2. This is a really handy tool most of time time, but there is also a lot of hidden corners and black magic at play. This can make resolving some seemingly obvious issues really challenging. Let's sort out this one.

Array Map

One of the core skill-sets a developer needs are some strategies to handling data. I don't know about you, but I feel like I'm always doing this type of work. Arrays are a super common structure we encounter a lot in JavaScript and ES6 brought along with it some pretty great new array methods. These new methods are really powerful and can substantially clean up your code. Let's take a look at `map` today to get things started.

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