How to Build a Website with React, React Router & Styled-Components Pt.2

How to Build a Website with React, React Router & Styled-Components Pt.2
Reading Time: 10 minutes

Have you ever though about building a website with React, React-router and styled-components? Then, this tutorial is right for you. In this second, we will start by creating responsive navigation, playing with React state, and creating a few more React components. We will also use some handy helpers from styled-components. And, at the very end, we will create the first page for our React website. So, dust off your knowledge of React and styled-components and get ready. Our adventure into the world of React continues. Continue reading “How to Build a Website with React, React Router & Styled-Components Pt.2”

How to Build a Website with React, React Router & Styled-Components Pt.1

How to Build a Website with [React], React Router & Styled-Components
Reading Time: 11 minutes

How fast can you build a simple website with react, react-router and styled-components? The question is not whether it is doable. Everything is. The real and more important question is, how hard it is? Well, it is actually very easy. You can do this in just a few minutes, even with only a very basic knowledge! In this easy tutorial we will take a look at all the steps that are necessary to do it. So, let’s use the power of react, react-router and styled-component and build a simple website completely from scratch! Continue reading “How to Build a Website with React, React Router & Styled-Components Pt.1”

A Quick Introduction to PostCSS – What You Need to Get Started

An Introduction to PostCSS - What You Need to Know to Get Started
Reading Time: 9 minutes

As web designers and developers, we spend a lot of time working with CSS. For many, this is a time full of pain. There are many tools that aim to make working with CSS easier, faster, more flexible and fun. PostCSS is one of those tools. You may already heard about it. Maybe you even thought about trying it out. Unfortunately, you didn’t know where to start. Good news. In this article, you will learn what you need to know about PostCSS in order to start using it today. Let’s begin! Continue reading “A Quick Introduction to PostCSS – What You Need to Get Started”

8 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started My Freelance Business Pt.2

7 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started My Freelance Business Pt.2
Reading Time: 11 minutes

Starting a freelance business can be a very bumpy and long ride. There are many things one has to deal with if she wants to succeed. In this article, I will share with you the last four things wish I knew when I started my Freelance Business. My hope is that learning about these things, or lessons, and applying them will help you build your own freelance business and keep it going, without killing yourself in the process. So, without further ado, let’s take a look at these four final lessons. Continue reading “8 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started My Freelance Business Pt.2”

8 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started My Freelance Business Pt.1

8 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started My Freelance Business Pt1
Reading Time: 11 minutes

Starting a freelance business was an incredible journey for me. I have been on this road for more than seven years. During this time, I made a lot of mistakes and I learned many lessons, about what to do and what to avoid. In this mini series, I will share with you some of these lessons I learned the hard way. You don’t have to repeat any of these mistakes in order to learn. Take these lessons, apply them and build your own successful freelance business. Continue reading “8 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started My Freelance Business Pt.1”

6 Things You Should Do Before You Start a Business Pt.2

6 Things You Should Do Before You Start a Business Pt2
Reading Time: 10 minutes

When you decide to start a business, it is just the beginning. But before you make that final leap, there are things that need to be done. Today, we will take a look at what those things, the last three of them, are. Hopefully, this will help you, and other aspiring entrepreneurs around the world as well, avoid unnecessary mistakes and help you build your first successful business faster and at the first attempt. Anyone can become an entrepreneur, start a business and succeed. Let’s find out how to beat the odds. Continue reading “6 Things You Should Do Before You Start a Business Pt.2”