A Tasty Treats Podcast for Web Developers.

Wes Bos

Full Stack JavaScript Developer. Creator of really good web development courses. BBQ enthusiast.

Scott Tolinski

Web Developer, Creator of Level Up Tuts, Bboy, Robotops Crew and Youtuber

Playing: 023: Web Development in 2017 && a look ahead at 2018 🍾🍷

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Dec 13th, 2017

Web Development in 2017 && a look ahead at 2018 🍾🍷

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What happened in web development in 2017? What were our personal and professional feats in 2017? What should we look forward to in 2018?

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The Show Notes!

02:00

  • Scott's 2017 Look Back
  • Scott is a new parent
  • Dealing with kids who don't sleep
  • Scott's Breakdancing Gains

05:20

  • Wes' Look Back
  • Taking Health Seriously
  • First full year of Wes doing tutorials full time
  • Course Correction VS Goals
  • Course Platform Improvements
  • Lots of Email Marketing
  • Migration to Drip

09:10

  • Scott cut ties with startup
  • 100% Invested in Levelup Tutorials
  • Major Platform improvements
  • New Payment Gateways
  • Lots of new Series - 400 videos!

11:25

  • We Launched Syntax!
  • Thank you!
  • The show is getting good (we think?)

13:50

16:20

  • Goals for 2018
  • The Yacht Club
  • S.M.A.R.T. Goals

18:00

  • Scott's 2018 Goals
  • More videos
  • More Youtube
  • Building a Set
  • Less Overtime

20:35

  • Wes' 2018 Goals
  • Releasing lots and lots of Content
  • CSS Grid
  • VS Code
  • Some ideas around JavaScript and CSS Courses (tweet Wes your feedback)
  • If it's not a Hell Yes, it's a no
  • Double down on what works
  • New Checkout Experience
  • Delegate + Automate
  • Get faster at recording

29:40

  • JavaScript in 2018
  • SSR Frameworks: Next.js, Gatsby, Nuxt.js
  • ParcelJS
  • Tooling is becoming less of a pain in the ass

33:00

  • GraphQL Is Blowin' Upppppp
  • Typed Languages / Typings
  • Flow / Typescript / ReasonML / GraphQL Typings

38:00

  • WordPress' Gutenberg Editor

41:00

  • React Patent's Dropped
  • Vue became really popular

45:30

  • CSS Changes!
  • CSS Grid
  • Firefox CSS Grid Dev Tools

48:50

  • Componentized CSS
  • Design Systems
  • Figma
  • CSS Variables

54:00

  • VS Code became very popular

55:00

  • The Iron Yard shut down

58:00

  • Progressive Web Apps

59:00

  • What do we hope for in 2018?

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