In Ruby we call Math:

“The Math module contains module functions for basic trigonometric and transcendental functions.”

Ahh transcendental functions and basic trigonometrics, those things we’ve all come to love over the years. …


Tailwind is a utility-first CSS framework packed with classes that can be composed to build any design, directly in your markup.

So why use tailwind?

Utility-First

Traditional CSS has you writing pure CSS while using selectors and classes to add styles.

//index.html
<button class="std-btn">Click Here</button>
//styles.css
.std-btn {
border-radius…

Knex is a query builder that sits on top of SQL databases. It allows for easier dynamic querying than straight SQL, while remaining lightweight in comparison to a full ORM.

SQL is a language meant to retrieve, manipulate, and store data within a relational database.

If you’re looking for instructions…


Two big reasons to adopted semantic HTML.

  1. There’s a group of users on your website that can’t see it. This is primarily made up of search engine crawlers (SEO) but you should also consider the visually impaired community here, who use screen readers.
  2. Think of future developers! You ever see…


Node is a JavaScript runtime environment. It basically packages up everything needed to run JavaScript.

Express is a web-app framework. It will allow you to handle requests, set up middleware, and potentially provide views.

Knex is a query builder for SQL databases. It will allow you to create schema, query…


Love it dude! Can't wait to see where we go!

Blake Runyon

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