Hard work pays off. That expression is always said in today’s society, and it’s considered a good trait to have. However, many people every day work hard, yet they still find themselves struggling to pay bills or live.
It is a truth universally acknowledged that the Caps Lock key is completely useless. I use it about once or twice a year, and that definitely does not warrant it a spot right next to my pinky finger on the home row. It’s in a place that is just as convenient as the Enter key, despite being completely useless.
It’s pretty much common knowledge that Gmail is awesome. It’s fast, connects seamlessly with the rest of your Google services such as Drive, has a cool app called Inbox, and is overall an extremely powerful email service. However, to use it with a custom domain, you need to purchase Google Apps for either $5 or $10/month, which for casual users is a bit unnecessary. On top of that, you don’t even get all of the features a personal account gets, e.g. Inbox.
Preston is an extremely powerful library for creating RESTful applications that use Mongoose models. In this tutorial, I’ll be hooking up the AngularJS TodoMVC app to a Preston-powered backend.
I was having problems getting Django working with Vagrant, then I stumbled upon this StackOverflow answer.
AngularJS is an awesome web framework made by Googleto create “structured web apps”. In this framework, templating is done client-side,so all the server needs to do is send data to the client via HTTP. Thus, no templatingneeds to be done on the backend and the web browser handles all of the data.All the backend needs to do is send JSON.
I wanted to set up Vim so that Coffeescript files would use 2 spaces for indentation. This was very simple:
Today, I wanted to put my downloads on a different domain from my screenshots. Not wanting to manage multiple servers for no reason, I set up virtual hosts, also known as vhosts. Basically, depending on what domain you visit my web server from, you will get a different website. This is actually very simple to set up.