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I'm Alejandro

A Web Engineer from Málaga, Spain based in London, UK


React Testing Setup

Testing your code is like having a lifesaver, everyone should have one. Here, I'm going to set up an environment of safety, one that will you the confidence you need to ship your React code in the best shape possible. Let's assume you…
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Animate SVGs with CSS

I recently had to work around animating an SVG in a project I'm working on, and you know what? I really liked it, so I thought I would share it with you all. In the future, I will post the actual page where I worked on the animation, but at…
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Mocking HTTP requests with Mock Service Worker

There is a lot of talk these days about if when you are testing your API integration you should be mocking your client (fetch/axios...etc.) or not. To answer your question, we want our tests to be as reliable as possible, so if they work…
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Understanding NPM Scripts

Have you ever thought about creating your own command line tool? Well, here is your chance to create one for your project. What are NPM Scripts? NPM scripts is a simple solution to automate any repetitive tasks. For example, building your…
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Using Google Spreadsheets as an API

Sometimes getting a small side project up and running is difficult. Building your own database, backend and frontend takes a lot of time. I'm going to show you how you can make this journey easier and faster with Google Spreadsheets and its…
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