Developer Experience is kind of having a moment right now — and not necessarily a good one. Have we prioritized DX at the expense of UX? In some cases, definitely. But the two are very connected, and we can't fully choose one over the other.Read about it!
I'm Steven Hicks. I am a web generalist with 20 years of experience. I'm currently focused on React development.
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In a surprising turn of events, I'm happy with my 2022, and I don't really have much to complain about. Is this growing up?Read about it!
I've written in the past about breaking problems down in the abstract. For the last couple months I've worked on a project where I can demonstrate it in real life!Read about it!
Recently I needed to make a bunch of nearly duplicate pull requests. Like any good programmer, I automated the repetition, using sed and the GitHub CLI.Read about it!
Work projects require git commits to be signed with my work email; I'd like commits on my personal projects to be signed with my personal email. The solution: conditional includes in my .gitconfig!Read about it!