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Becoming a web developer from scratch

Back in those days (like 7 years ago), the list of technologies you needed to learn in order to become a Web Developer were not so big than now and it was easily to choose the right path for it but over the years that task has become even harder because people started to build more tools so the developers can do a better job.

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Numi – the best calculator app for MacOS

I’ve been using Numi for probably 2 years and it is the only calculator app that has been covered everything I need, everything…

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3 free templates for WordPress

Until 11:59pm July 31st AEST, you will be able to download 3 excellent WordPress themes from Envato Market. These templates have a regular license so you can use it in your projects without any problem but a couple of things to consider is that the support and updates are not provided for free downloads.

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Using SSH alias for a faster connection

You are probably using the following command when you are trying to connect to your server through SSH

ssh -i id_rsa_myserver.pub root@server.com

Which is valid but it takes some time to remember which of your several ssh keys is the indicated one for that specific server. Fortunately, there is a simple way save that time.

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Awesome websites to find color palettes

Two weeks ago I started a new personal project, doing the whole process from planning to its execution (as always do with my clients).

When I began with the design, interface, etc. I got stuck because since I am not a designer but only a developer, that task become harder when I started thinking on the colors. So I decided to start looking for some color palettes and I found some very good websites that I want to share with you.

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Simple webpack starter with pug, sass, jquery, es6 and more

Being a freelancer always implies to cover the full requirements of the clients and at some point, one of them will request to you to build a website without any kind of JS framework (https://reactjs.org/https://vuejs.org/, etc).

That happened to me, so I thought that I didn’t want to work using simple html + css and that’s why I decided to build a Webpack starter for those specific projects.

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Nginx configuration for Laravel in a different port on CentOS 7

I have a DigitalOcean droplet for testing purposes and usually I deploy static websites, NodeJS APIs and Laravel projects and in order to get the Laravel and the NodeJS servers working in the same droplet, I need to set a different port for each one using Nginx and FirewallD to open the port.

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Open ports with FirewallD on CentOS

If you are working with some services or ports that your application is using and if you are not receiving information from the server, probably it’s because your firewall is not running or doesn’t have the rules for the port you are using.

Here we are going to learn about how to open ports on CentOS using FirewallD.

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Instalar y configurar Django con PostgreSQL en Windows

Vamos a realizar la instalación de Django y PostgreSQL para así realizar la conexión entre ellos mediante un conector especial para Windows que será el mismo psycopg.

Si aún no tienen instalado Python o Virtualenv configurado, pueden seguir éste link para realizarlo.

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