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My goal is to help you work faster.

I must speak and teach until I hear 10 people say, "That thing you taught me? I used it! And it saved me time!"

(Ahem ... although maybe blogging slower than I'd hoped. Ugh, coders' repetitive stress injury.)

So check out the tutorials. Play with code. Tell me about your triumphs.

Sanity CMS Minimum Viable Build

07 Jul 2020 🔖 architecture tips web development 💬 EN

Now I’ll set up Sanity CMS instead of markdown as a data source for the “Hello World” in my Gatsby-generated index.html.

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Why WYSIWYG static site CMS's love Gatsby

24 Jun 2020 🔖 architecture web development 💬 EN

Please correct me if I’m wrong.

This is my current understanding of why most Jamstack CMSes with drag-and-drop WYSIWYG previewing seem to heavily favor using Gatsby as a static site generator.

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How I brought my Google Page Speed from 80 to 91 in 5 minutes

23 Jun 2020 🔖 tips web development 💬 EN

I finally took the world’s advice and split my blog’s JavaScript into “load first” and “load last” sections. Brought my Google PageSpeed Insights score on mobile up from 80 to 91.

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Gatsby React WSYIWYG CMS-Friendly Markdown

22 Jun 2020 🔖 architecture tips web development 💬 EN

Come see how I built a drag-and-drop WSYIWYG CMS-ready web page with Gatsy and React.

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Gatsby React Minimum Viable Markdown Template / Component

18 Jun 2020 🔖 architecture tips web development graphql 💬 EN

I discovered that a directory only needs two small files in it for the Gatsby static website generator to turn it into a functioning index.html with a body of <div>Hello world!</div>.

My next project is to build it up from an index.md Markdown file containing the message of “Hello world!” and have Gatsby inject it into index.html.

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Audient iD14 sound check for iOS and Windows

10 Jun 2020 🔖 music 💬 EN

New Audient iD14? Lucky you! Here’s a plan to sound-check it on an iPad and a Windows PC.

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Gatsby Minimum Viable Build

09 Jun 2020 🔖 architecture tips git web development 💬 EN

Back in February I played with “minimum viable contents” that would make Netlify successfully build a web site + a Netlify CMS instance, auto-detecting that it should use the Jekyll static site builder.

I’m less familiar with the Gatsby static site builder, so today I’m doing a similar exercise, but just worrying about getting Netlify to detect that I’m using Gatsby and to display a Hello World.

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Virtual Conference Live Music

03 Jun 2020 🔖 conferences music 💬 EN

I’ve been supporting a professional musician’s conversion to livestreaming, and he’d be a killer addition to your virtual conference, online vendor booth, Zoom wedding, baby shower, etc.

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Boolean 'OR' in DemandTools MassImpact formulas

07 May 2020 🔖 tutorials salesforce demandtools 💬 EN ( FR )

Over on Salesforce Reddit, someone asked how to get “OR”-ing conditions together to work in a formula in the MassImpact module of Validity’s DemandTools ETL software.

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Le 'ou' booléen aux formules MassImpact de DemandTools

07 May 2020 🔖 tutoriels salesforce demandtools 💬 FR ( EN )

Sur le Reddit de Salesforce, on a demandé comment combiner des conditions avec une logique de « ou » dans une formule du logiciel DemandTools.

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