These will provide you the resources and tools to become an all-around web developer. So, let’s take a look at the resources in the list.
Fresh Resources for Web Designers and Developers (August 2020)
While we tended to focus our list on specific fields in the previous installment of this series, our… Read more
A new open-source PHP package from Laravel. In a nutshell, it is a scaffold that includes login and registration, email verification, 2FA, session management, and user management. A truly complete package to build a web application using Laravel.
Stripe.com’s new web design has been a buzz on social media. It features a striking gradient color with an interactive globe. In this tutorial, the team at Stripe revealed how they build the globe.
This library allows you to build API on your web application using GraphQL. If your site is built on top of WordPress, you can simply use WP GraphQL which implements and integrate with the library so you don’t have to set it up from scratch.
A collection of modern icons for your web and mobile application. It’s available to load with the CDN and SVG file that you can download. It’s completely free so you can use it in any way you like without attribution to the author.
A PHP library that allows you to manipulate an image file easily. You can do things like resizing, adding watermark, cropping, rotating, and even adding text on the image.
This library called Detox aims to make setting up an automated end-to-end (e2e) testing for mobile application much easier. Once it’s set up, it will run your application and emulate the user interaction you have set up in the native iOS emulator.
React Podcast covers a lot of helpful material on React.js; guides, tips and tricks, interviews with developers, and a case study of popular project. It’s a worth bookmarking resource if you’d like to keep up with this industry.
A collection of a responsive and accessible user interface (UI) from Adobe. On top of the usual components like the layouts, buttons, and forms, it also comes with a complementary feature that integrates with a testing tool like React Testing Library, Jest or Mocha to test your application using the UI.
Alice is a PHP library that makes it easier to generate dummy data either to develop and test your website using a simple one config file in JSON, YAML, or PHP format.
FAST is a complete set of tools to build a user interface and design system using the standard Web Components. Developed by the team at Microsoft, the library includes the package which gives you access to the new Microsoft design system, Fluent UI.
A UI library built on top of the standard Web Components specification. It contains some feature-rich custom HTML elements that we can use just as easy as a regular HTML. One of my favourite elements is the
<sl-rating></sl-rating> to add star rating.
This is a Composer package that provides the necessary data such as the function and class specifications to run static code analysis in a WordPress-based project. We can use it with PHPStan or Psalm; the two most popular tools to perform static code test in PHP.
A collection of reusable Blade components. It’s similar to HTML and Web Components in a way that we use these components as a regular HTML element. We can add it to a template page, set the attributes with the appropriate values, and it will render the content.
Stitches is a “styling” library that aims to modernize and simplify styling components generated with virtual DOM, such as those with React.js. It’s fast, supports the server-side rendering, and provides a much better developer experience.
A collection of tools to test the accessibility of your website. The tool consists of web browser extensions, and a Node module that allows you to run the test within a continuous integration which is compatible with headless browser including Selenium, Puppeteer, and Zombie.