Konnor's Blog

Written by Konnor Rogers who currently works as a paramedic looking to transition into becoming a full time software developer. You should follow him on Twitter

Webpack, Rollup, Parcel, Snowpack, and beyond

September 29, 2020

A brief comparison between popular frontend bundlers. I will walk through my thoughts and feelings related to each bundler

Dynamic Getters and Setters on an Object

August 10, 2020

A guide to defining dynamic getters and setters on a Ruby Object

Dockerizing Bridgetown

May 23, 2020

Getting started building with Bridgetown by dockerizing it. I'll walk through a Docker setup for Bridgetown using Alpine Linux.

Getting Started with Rails 6

May 03, 2020

A guide to getting setup with Rails 6 using Docker

Adding Emotion, Typescript, and Jest to Gatsby

March 05, 2020

A detailed description of adding emotion, typescript, jest, and react-testing-library.

Adding tailwindcss to a Gatsby project

January 20, 2020

Details on how to add tailwindcss to a Gatsby project.

Setting up a Gatsby project with Docker

January 16, 2020

How to setup a new gatsby project with docker within the current directory of your project

Making EMS Helper - Hiccups

December 18, 2019

Detailing a few of the issues faced when attempting to populate the database.

Making EMS Helper - Setting up

December 08, 2019

Detailing the initial setup of EMS Helper with Rails 6, Webpack, TailwindCSS, Docker, and Docker-Compose

Making EMS Helper - Introduction

December 05, 2019

This is the beginning of EMS Helper. A service meant to provide people with the ability to quickly locate the closest appropriate hospital.

PostgresQL - Setting up postgres on a local environment

November 24, 2019

I will detail a short and easy way to get PostgresQL running on a Ubuntu based machine for local development.

PHP for Beginners - Part 8 - What the heck is PDO?

November 23, 2019

Lets learn about PDO and why its important.

How to setup TailwindCSS with PostCSS and Webpack

October 11, 2019

I will detail how to setup TailwindCSS with PostCSS and Webpack. I will do the bare minimum setup to get it working without many plugins.

JS - How to configure webpack-dev-server live-reloading

October 10, 2019

In this post, I will go over how to configure webpack and webpack-dev-server to allow for live-reloading similar to live-server

JS - Using Jest with Import and Export statements

October 02, 2019

Using jest with import and export statements is not easy. I will detail how to use the ES6 based syntax in the following post.

JS - Appending multiple children to an element

September 29, 2019

After searching and scouring the internet for the best way to append multiple children within the DOM at the same time, I came across the DocumentFragment API

JS - Introduction

September 29, 2019

A basic introduction as to what this series will be about

PHP for beginners - Part 7 - Classes?...Like school?

August 26, 2019

Lets look into classes in PHP. Classes are the building blocks of Object Oriented Programming

Learning PHP - Part 6 - MySQL? Or Your SQL?

August 26, 2019

Lets learn some basics of SQL based databases, in this case, MySQL

Learning PHP - Part 5 - Lets make it functional

August 26, 2019

Lets learn a little bit about functions

Learning PHP - Part 4 - Lets get conditional

August 19, 2019

Dealing with conditionals and booleans

Learning PHP - Part 3 - Arrays, Arrays, and more Arrays

August 18, 2019

Lets dive deep into arrays and associative arrays

Learning PHP - Part 2 - Lets get coding!

August 18, 2019

Learn php with me! Part 2

Learning PHP - Part 1 - Lets Compile PHP!

August 18, 2019

Compiling PHP with PHPENV is not easy, come enjoy my frustrations in this task.

My Second Post!

May 06, 2015