New Portfolio Piece

Category: React

React is a fun and useful tool for building all sorts of projects, from small apps to large-scale websites. As such, I’ve decided to build a small portfolio piece to show off my understanding of React, Redux, TypeScript, Async/Await, local storage, Axios, and more. These are some of the tools that I use every day … Continued

Get Docker Container IP


This is a quick way to get the IP address of a docker container (webserver, in this example). I find I use this frequently to connect to my Database CLI. docker inspect -f ‘{{range.NetworkSettings.Networks}}{{.IPAddress}}{{end}}’ webserver Alternatively: run docker ps to get the container ID and rundocker inspect [container ID] | grep IPAddress

Don’t be Afraid to Contribute

Categories: Aside, Contributing
Tags: WordPress

I think a lot of new, and even seasoned, developers have a strange fear of contributing code or submitting bug fixes. For me, I was afraid to submit a bug fix for fear that it wasn’t actually a bug or that my code would only fix the problem for me. I spent a lot of … Continued

Quick and Simple Telephone Function

Nearly every site I build outputs a phone number somewhere. The header, the footer, the sidebar, sometimes more places. This is a just a simple function that I wrote to make it a little bit easier. The function accepts two parameters; the phone number and a boolean which determines output style. Typically, I will add … Continued