Devember Day 5

Today I barely did anything on my personal projects as I was at codebar, 24 pull requests, your first pr and ladies who code event to help people submit their first pull requests. Personally I worked on Twitter Windchimes for a bit, deleting the chrome extension stuff and setting up the streaming for the app, though I’m unsure how I’ll test this without getting banned by Twitter for a while for making too many requests, but we’ll see.

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Devember Day 4

Flip flop on the way I’m going to implement this, as it seems CORS prevents any way of interacting with the Twitter API in the browser side. I was fairly sure this was true already given my hacky way of getting the github contribution graph to show up on my project page.

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Devember Day 3

I didn’t work on Twitter Windchimes at all today, as I was wrangliing with what I needed to do, and go stuck on needing an icon for the chrome omnibar to get started. I realise now I could just download one from a template, duh, but either way today is done. It’ll be the first chrome extension I’ve made so I’m excited to see how it’ll work out.

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Javascripthers

I’ve decided to start a community for women and non-binary people who code in Javascript called Javascripthers! I’m excited and I’ve had a good initial response; 200 followers on the Twitter and nearly 30 in the slack so far. I was inspired by this post by Garann Means. She covers a lot of what I’d like to see in this community, but I thought I may as well list out some of the things I’d like to happen that aren’t listed in that post, as well as highlighting some of the most important things in my opinion.

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