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Feb 19, 2017

Demystifying enter key submission for React forms

There are some common problems that developers run into when trying to get enter key submission to work for forms with multiple buttons. This is true for both React and plain HTML...

May 19, 2016

I'm joining Algolia to help developers build search

tl;dr: I've joined Algolia as a developer advocate! Algolia helps developers build amazing search experiences inside of products and apps. Companies like Medium and ProductHunt use Algolia to deliver a super fast search-as-you-type experience...

May 1, 2016

How to change the og:image tag on the wordpress.com free plan

The wordpress.com free plan doesn't give you control over which image becomes the og:image Open Graph meta tag on the pages and posts you've created. The tag is important because it's used to show a preview image for your page when it's shared on social networks like Facebook and Twitter...

Apr 9, 2016

Search Presidential Speeches with Oval Quotes

Oval Quotes is a mashup I made using data from The Miller Center and search from Algolia. It's highly compact and lots of fun to play with. The app lets you search over 500 historical speeches by US presidents...

Apr 2, 2016

Not a company, a full-time side project

I really connected with this post on AVC yesterday about side projects. The gist of the post is that we’re seeing less companies these days that started as spare-time side projects...