Kevin Yank

Recent articles in web development (page 1 of 6)

  1. Sep 25, 2023 useEffect vs useLayoutEffect and server-side rendering

    Why React prints an ugly warning when you call useLayoutEffect on the server, and what to do about it.

  2. Apr 18, 2023 Elm Town #54: Aloha with Kevin Yank

  3. Apr 5, 2023 On Endings: Why & How We Retired Elm at Culture Amp

    From time to time someone will ask, "Does Culture Amp still use Elm?" I'll answer privately that no, we are no longer investing in Elm, and explain why. Invariably, they tell me my answer was super valuable, and that I should share it publicly. Until now, I haven't. This is the story of how, after four years of proudly advertising Elm as its preferred language for building web UIs, Culture Amp decided – I decided – to leave it behind.

  4. Mar 8, 2023 MelbJS March 2023 notes

  5. Jan 21, 2023 Fix System Beep on Move Editor into Next Group in VS Code