6 Ways to Bring Your Development Team Together with Technology

Are you looking for better ways of bringing the team together? Would you benefit from an arsenal of tools that facilitate team working, while boosting productivity and creativity? Project managers in development teams have to be leaders of balance, progress, decision, and business need. Exhausting! Maybe you need to consider …

10 Popular Plugins to Extend or Enhance Your WordPress Site

This sponsored article was created by our content partner, BAW Media. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. WordPress plugins offer easy ways to add or extend the functionality of a WordPress site. There are hundreds of these plugins on the market. But which ones you choose …

Creating a WordPress Ecommerce Store with WooCommerce

With the ever-increasing number of ecommerce users, more and more ecommerce websites are coming up. There are several dedicated ecommerce platforms out there, such as Shopify, that take care of everything for you, such as web hosting and SSL certificates. Ecommerce stores can also be powered by WordPress. In this …

React Hooks: How to Get Started & Build Your Own

React Hooks are special functions that allow you to “hook into” React features. For example, the useState hook allows you to add React state to a functional component. useEffect is another hook that allows you to perform side effects in function components. Side effects are usually implemented using lifecycle methods. …

How to Use TypeScript to Build a Node API with Express

Like it or not, JavaScript has been helping developers power the Internet since 1995. In that time, JavaScript usage has grown from small user experience enhancements to complex full-stack applications using Node.js on the server and one of many frameworks on the client such as Angular, React, or Vue. Today, …

Create an Automated Scoreboard that Senses Your Score with a Raspberry Pi

On an impulse just before Christmas, I bought myself an NBA “over-the-door” mini basketball hoop. I wasn’t sure what I’d do with it, but having a basketball hoop for my office seemed like a good move. In the end I decided to experiment and bring some connectivity to it by …

Deploy a Laravel App to Alibaba Cloud Using Docker

In this tutorial, we will deploy a Laravel application using Docker and Alibaba Cloud Container Service. Prerequisites Before you begin this guide you’ll need the following: Docker installed on your local machine (if you can’t install the latest version you can use Docker Toolbox) Composer installed on your computer Preparing …

Looking for the Perfect UX/UI Tools? Check Out These Great Ones

This sponsored article was created by our content partner, BAW Media. Thank you for supporting the partners who make SitePoint possible. As the saying goes: "an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure". More companies than ever are beginning to heed this advice. They're realizing that it is …