Learning Node and JS Frameworks/Libraries

Since my last post I've been focusing on wrapping up some of the JavaScript games, learning the basics of Node, and experimenting with different frameworks and libraries for my next step of learning. I started with reading the Node documentation and some resources from the Odin Project. While it's still a challenge, I feel my… Continue reading Learning Node and JS Frameworks/Libraries


JavaScript Basics with small projects

Recently I have focused on creating smaller projects to reinforce my understanding of JS basics. Here are a few of my recent efforts: a quiz: GitHub code - GitHub pages a to-do list: GitHub code - GitHub pages a song playlist: GitHub code - GitHub pages dice roller: GitHub code - GitHub pages Flicker API… Continue reading JavaScript Basics with small projects

Portfolio Website with jQuery  and Bootstrap

Here's a working draft of a portfolio website for a graphic designer, or check out the code on GitHub. Though I've been spending most of my time with Rails, I spent some time at the end of the day creating a website with AJAX through JQuery. I plan to add more Javascript features while keeping… Continue reading Portfolio Website with jQuery and Bootstrap

Mini App Collection with Sinatra

As my Heroku account fills up, I set out on a side project to combine my smaller projects into a single simple portfolio. Check out the app on heroku here or the code is up on github. The project gave me experience assembling the separate Ruby, Javascript, and styling files into a single structure. I… Continue reading Mini App Collection with Sinatra