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Book review: The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey

There’s no better time than during a global pandemic, to slow down and do a little bit for yourself. It’s a great time to convert bad habits into good ones, a perfect opportunity to try a new diet, learn a new skill, meditate, or play a series of console games that we’ve been postponing for a long time. I decided to kick 2021 off with a classic self-development book.

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The revealing module pattern in JavaScript explained

Before ECMAScript 2015, JavaScript language was lacking an official module system. Lack of namespacing and protecting against polluting the global environment forced developers to design many solutions for this problem. One of them is the revealing module pattern.

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WebP and AVIF images on a Hugo website

After adding support for WebP and AVIF formats, I managed to serve to my visitors around 40% slimmer images. This pretty significant performance gain is simple to achieve using Hugo.

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Top picks — 2020 December

State of CSS 2020 survey, Extending CSS with Houdini, Cloudflare Pages, React Server Components, AWS Workshops, CSS content-visibility and accessible semantics and more…

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A look back at 2020

Exactly a year ago, at the beginning of 2020, I was confident that it was going to be the best year of my life. Even though we had a lot of madness going on, I somehow managed to make it reality and turn 2020 into the best year of my life.

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Remove all git branches except master

After working on a project for a while, it is easy to end up with a lot of legacy branches that are not anymore needed. Removing one by one would be a cumbersome task. Luckily you don’t have to!

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Book review: We Need To Talk About Love by Laura Mucha

What should you look for in a partner? Why do people cheat? How do you know when it’s a good or right time to split with a partner? Does love at first sight exist? Is it love at all or just lust? These and a lot of other questions arrived after a relationship crisis that I went through a not such a long time ago. I decided to dig to find answers for some of these questions and get to know myself a tad better.

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