Paul Messmer

Paul Messmer

Member Since October 27, 2019

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  • Introducing Unit Testing
  • Exploring Async/Await
  • Multidimensional Arrays
  • Loop Through Arrays
  • Store Multiple Values in an Array
  • Working with 'for' Loops
  • React Router and Authentication
  • Implementing Basic Authentication
  • Introducing the Authentication Project
  • How to Make Wireframes in Adobe XD
  • How to Make Wireframes in Balsamiq
  • How to Make Wireframes on Paper
  • What is Wireframing?
  • Principles of Design
  • Elements of Design
  • Telling the Story
  • Designing for your User’s "To-be"
  • Understanding your User’s “As-is” Scenario
  • Becoming Acquainted with Your User
  • Becoming a Design Thinker
  • Exploration
  • Discovery
  • Refactoring and Modularizing a REST API
  • Create, Read, Update, Delete
  • Managing Data and Asynchronous Code
  • Asynchronous Code in Express
  • Going Further with Routing
  • Navigating, Nesting and Redirecting Routes
  • Getting Started with React Router
  • Java Lists
  • Gotchas and Wins
  • Iteration
  • Creation
  • Delivering the MVP
  • Creating the MVP
  • Harnessing the Power of Objects
  • Serving Static Files in Express
  • Applying Express Knowledge
  • React Component Patterns
  • Stateful Components and Lifecycle Methods
  • Meet Objects
  • Perfecting the Prototype
  • Getting to Know REST APIs
  • Simplify Repetitive Tasks with Loops
  • Performing CRUD Operations
  • Defining Models
  • Getting Started with Sequelize
  • Handling Errors When Manipulating Data
  • Deleting Data from a Database
  • Updating Data in a Database
  • Adding Data to a Database
  • Finding the Data You Want
  • Middleware
  • Deeper into Routing with Express
  • What is Authentication?
  • Getting Data from a Database
  • Data, Databases and SQL
  • Using Templates with Express
  • Getting Started with Express
  • Updating and Uninstalling Packages with npm
  • Installing Packages with npm
  • HTTP Methods and Headers
  • Creating a Basic Template Engine in Node.js
  • Handling Routes in Node.js
  • Creating a Simple Server in Node.js
  • Creating a Command Line Weather Application
  • Handling Errors in Node
  • Getting Data From an API With Node
  • Using your New Tools
  • Getting Started with Java
  • Unit Converter
  • Getting to Know PHP
  • Introduction to Node.js
  • Starting a Freelance Career
  • Managing State and Data Flow
  • Build Modular Interfaces with Components
  • Imposter Syndrome
  • Understanding Promises
  • Asynchronous JavaScript with Callbacks
  • What is Asynchronous Programming?
  • Programming AJAX
  • What is npm?
  • Getting the REST You Need 2
  • GET and POST Requests in a Browser
  • Introduction to HTTP
  • Stateful Components
  • Introducing Props
  • Thinking in Components
  • First Steps in React
  • Array Manipulation
  • Create Function Using Arrow Syntax
  • Using Template Literals
  • Defining Variables With let and const
  • JavaScript Tools and Workflows
  • JavaScript is Everywhere
  • Access for Everybody
  • Array Iteration
  • Getters and Setters
  • Working with Classes in JavaScript
  • Object Basics
  • Introduction to Object-Oriented JavaScript
  • AJAX Concepts
  • Structuring Tables
  • Table Basics
  • Becoming a Design Thinker
  • Going Further with Grid Layout
  • Flexible Sized Grids
  • Introducing Grid Layout
  • Putting It All Together
  • Embracing the Process
  • Callbacks and the DOM
  • Callbacks with Timers
  • Introduction to Callback Functions
  • Curating the Work
  • Portfolio Goals
  • Combine and Minify Assets
  • Optimize Assets
  • Measuring Performance
  • Planning for Performance
  • Building Forms With Bootstrap
  • Using Bootstrap Components
  • Responsive Layouts With the Bootstrap Grid
  • Getting to Know Bootstrap 4
  • Traversing the DOM
  • Responding to User Interaction
  • Making Changes to the DOM
  • Demystifying the Portfolio
  • Getting a Handle on the DOM
  • The Browser Environment
  • Advanced Selectors
  • Going Further with Attribute Selectors and Pseudo-Classes
  • Selectors - Beyond the Basics
  • JavaScript Objects
  • JavaScript Arrays
  • JavaScript Loops
  • GitHub and Other Remote Repositories
  • Managing Committed Files
  • First Commits
  • Choosing Options
  • Organizing Forms
  • Form Basics
  • Building a Layout with Flexbox
  • Flexbox Properties
  • Understanding Flexbox
  • Responsive Patterns
  • Media Queries
  • Responsive Theory
  • Positioning Page Content
  • CSS Layout Project
  • Page Layout with the Float Property
  • Controlling Layout with CSS Display Modes
  • Getting Started with CSS Layout
  • Arrow Functions
  • Pass Information Into Functions
  • Create Reusable Code with Functions
  • The Math Object
  • Working with Numbers
  • Making Decisions in Your Code with Conditional Statements
  • Fundamental Concepts
  • Working With Strings
  • Storing and Tracking Information with Variables
  • Hello, JavaScript!
  • Designing with the Latest Features
  • Basic Layout
  • The Box Model
  • Understanding Values and Units
  • JavaScript Functions
  • JavaScript Conditional Statements
  • Sharing a Website
  • JavaScript Numbers
  • JavaScript Variables
  • Introducing JavaScript
  • Finishing the Game
  • Introducing JavaScript
  • Basic Selectors
  • Getting Started with CSS
  • Going Further with HTML
  • Images, Text and Links
  • Using Slack Effectively
  • Introducing Slack for the Techdegree
  • Structuring Your Content
  • Getting Started With HTML
  • Adding a New Web Page
  • Make It Beautiful with CSS
  • HTML: The Structural Foundation of Web Pages and Applications
  • Getting Familiar with HTML and CSS
  • Newbie