Lately I’ve been working on trying to make a copy of an existing website. It has been quite the challenge for my CSS skills. But of course that wasn’t enough for me, I had to try and use more hooks as well. …

As I recently put up a portfolio website, I believed it was time to start publishing more apps. When I thought of things I would want to show off, I thought of my poetry site. Then remembered that would be a bit embarrassing. Instead I decided to work on a…

I noticed I was working on a lot of projects, some I’d even say were finished. Not a single one published, I believed that needed to be changed. I made a portfolio website, so I can test out building a site. …

Last time I was talking about how I was working on a tutorial to make a game, and how I was experiencing hiccups, but more importantly picking up some more tips. Well I continued with the tutorial and experienced some more difficulties. There was a problem where the html file…

I’ve realized that my brain has been rewired since learning to code a little. I open up an app on my phone and think “wow, they used modals within modals nice.” Now thinking about how these apps are made based on what I experience as a user makes me appreciate…

I’ve probably been telling you how I have been working on this game for a bit now. It looks like it might finally be done. A friend played a huge part in helping me getting this far. I am still new to programming so my chances to have someone help…

As I’ve been working on some more apps I’ve been starting to notice that I need to be reminded about which type of function to use. The ever effective compiler error. The computer not knowing what “this” is and me assuming I knew what this was. Always a good recipe…

My Toolbox

I’ve been using react for what I think to be a decent amount of time now. All of my latest projects were definitely in react, that got me wondering about what tools I’ve been using to make these apps. Am I using the same tools to get better…

After looking at SVG’s I became a bit more interested in CSS. When you think about all the gears that turn to make a simple app, you understand that programming is beautiful. When you start learning CSS, you understand how hard it is to make something look beautiful. …

Akil Griffiths

Software engineer kinda

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