Recent content by mpigsley

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    React WYSIWYG Editor

    First thing is that I would develop the editor separately from your back-end/database of preference as they really shouldn't have anything to do with each other. At the end of the day you'll just be storing the data as a string in some sort of database. If you take a look at draft.js it looks...
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    The Question Game

    Sounds fun! After college I was really into the idea of a startup. Building an MVP, getting some initial users, and monetizing it straight from the go. I struggled with a few concepts that revolved completely about monetization. I can't remember exactly who it was at the time, but they said...
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    Development Beginner's experience with React - a shout for feedback

    Looking really awesome! Alright here are some random thoughts. The easy and simple answer is.. if you find yourself writing code (javascript, styles, etc.) multiple times, you should think about extracting it into a common component. I like to think of your base building blocks as...
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    Hello from Nebraska!

    @Adam I've been working off and on on a project called Sectors Without Number. It's a generator for a tabletop roleplaying game called Stars Without Number.
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    Where would you send a customer with little budget looking for their own website?

    I always recommend squarespace. It seems to have more of the "hip" design templates the clients are looking for in a modern website. It holds the user's hand pretty well through the process.
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    Hello from Nebraska!

    Excited to dive into this community! Probably will be more of a lurker than anything, but we will have to see. I'm a web designer/developer and my sweet spot is Node/Firebase/Javascript/Gatsby/React/Redux. Outside of tech I love playing video games, board games, and tabletop role playing games...