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Below are my most recent posts. Please explore some of the one-off posts, as well as some longer running series that I’ve started recently (updates as I have time). Check out the projects section for interesting work I’ve been creating (Completed series will be collected here as well).
Also check out my work on GitHub!
New Free Code Camp Cert
A Solution for Tracking Repair Tasks
A Solution for Tracking Brass Keys
Designing and implementing a new logo
File Metadata Microservice
FreeCodeCamp Backend Challenge 5
Full-stack microservice (really basic frontend in Pug/HTML) that takes a FormData object from a file upload form and returns the file size in bytes as part of a JSON response.[Read More]
Image Search Abstraction Layer
FreeCodeCamp Backend Challenge 4
This microservice creates an abstraction layer (and history) between the user and the Google Images search API.[Read More]
Url Shortener Microservice
FreeCodeCamp Backend Challenge 3
The challenge here was to create a URL Shortener microservice. It uses a database to associate a short url ID with the original url, and once created, the microservice will redirect visitors of the short URL to the original URL.[Read More]
Request Header Parser Microservice
FreeCodeCamp Backend Challenge 2
The goal for this one is to get return to the user the IP address, language, and operating system of the browser/user making the request.[Read More]
FreeCodeCamp Backend Challenge 1
The goal is to create a microservice that will take a date string or a unix timestamp and make a JSON response with both versions of the given timestamp / date.[Read More]