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AWS Amplify vs. AWS CDK What is the most powerful AWS IaC in 2020?

AWS Amplify vs. AWS CDK. So you are just getting started with your next project and can't figure out what IaC to start with, lets compare two of AWS's most popular.

Alex Patterson

Google Cloud Reference

A developers cheat sheet for all the products offered by Google Cloud Platform

Alex Patterson

JAMStackGR #4-Scully An Angular Static Site Generator

Learn how to use Scully with an existing Angular project to create a static site.

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Scully - Angular Static Site Generator

In the Static Site Generator (SSG) space, ReactJs has Gatsby and VueJs has Vuepress/Gridsome. This left for a space to be filled for Angular, introducing Scully the Angular solution for SSG.

Alex Patterson

JAMStackGR #3-Getting Started with Serverless

We will build a small CRUD application using Firebase Functions. We will talk about the benefits of going serverless and why you might want to start using it for your next project. There will be heavy focus on the function building process vs the interface to use it. Please bring a computer to follow along and questions.

Alex Patterson

Gatsby Cloud with Sanity CMS

Start building your static site with Gatsby cloud and get live previews when you utilize Sanity as your CMS!

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JAMStackGR #2-Git Your Build System Right vs. Deploying Fast

Demonstrating how to quickly deploy using Angular CLI to 6 places. Then how to setup CI/CD in Azure, AWS, and Google Cloud Platform.

Alex Patterson

Increasing Productivity with Notion

Have you ever wanted to take a minute and fix all the disparate lists that you have in so many places, and really start to focus on what is important? Notion is helping me solve this and I want to tell you how!

Alex Patterson

JAMStackGR #1-Sanity.io as a Backend

Talking through Sanity.io as a backend to multiple Static Site Generators. A slightly deeper dive into Gatsbyjs.

Alex Patterson

Anchor Links From Sanity in Gatsby

Have you ever hunted around for days trying to find that simple package for adding anchor links to your Gatsby blog? It is easier than you might think, and you don't need a package!

Alex Patterson

AJ is Loving Sticker Mule

I have tried several sticker places and the images always come back terrible and the customer service stinks. Then I found Sticker Mule and everything has been like a dream!

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Updating AJonP's Brand

Another evolution in the AJonP brand has come in the form of standardizing on acceptance. Making the most of neutral (non-stereotyped) colors. Taking a nod from Dev.to and updating AJ's tag to include a rainbow, as every mascot should have gender neutrality.

Alex Patterson

Adding Angular Components to your static site

Utilizing Web Components within Hugo Static Site Generator (or any static site), to take Stripe/PayPal payments and more!

Alex Patterson

Adding Web Component for Ionic Modals

Utilizing Web Components within Hugo Static Site Generator (or any static site). Adding a Custom Element for an Ionic Modal pop-up.

Alex Patterson

Firebase Hosting Version Settings

Set your version history for firebase hosting, to avoid storage costs.

Alex Patterson

Front End Web Development Podcasts

This is my current list of front end web development podcasts, and just a little detail on why I listen to each one of them.

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Better Performance through analysis

Example of how to use Web.dev to maintain a timeline of performance, while running firebase performance for constant monitoring.

Alex Patterson

Building a Fun App With Ionic Studio and Cloudinary

This post describes the procedure of uploading images to Cloudinary as a prelude for building a fun app called Face Smash with Ionic Studio.

Alex Patterson

Slack Workspace Theme Customization

A simple demo on how to customize each workspace in Slack.

Alex Patterson

Cloudinary in Jamstack using Webp

Create a single source for all of your posting needs, using the best format for the browser!

Alex Patterson

VSCode Extension Peacock

Subtly change the color of your Visual Studio Code workspace. Ideal when you have multiple VS Code instances, use VS Live Share, or use VS Code's Remote features, and you want to quickly identify your editor.

Alex Patterson

Ionic Icons

How can you use Ionic Icons, anywhere and everywhere?

Alex Patterson

Cloud Function GitHub Update

Changing git libraries

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AJonP - Rebranded

Rebranding AJonP, the beginning of going for it in WebDev!

Alex Patterson