Senior Web Developer at Day Out With The Kids
A detailed description of creating my next modern Node.js API starter project with TypeScript, and how I got it working on a Mac M1 machine.
How to receive JSON formatted multipart form data in a Next.js serverless function from a form service webhook, such as Jotform.
Why the 'too many connections' error happens with Postgres on a Node.js serverless function like Vercel, how to stop it so you app runs smoothly, and an attempt at connection pooling
Writing a script to pull images from an external URL, resize each image, and upload to object storage, all done with Node.js.
Using Progressive Web App technology to allow users to install websites on their devices using service workers and manifest files while providing offline support.
How to create dynamic screenshots of a page for use when sharing on social media with Open Graph images.
Cloudinary makes it easy to get images in any shape or size, but this method leverages React components to make development easier, quicker, and performant.
Using local database and Redis caching to help speed up your application and ensure you're not hitting those API request limits.
How to make a 5 star rating system in a React Native app, with a Node JS server and Postgres database. This solution was used in my Cinepicks app.