Alex Bea

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Greetings! I'm a web developer, husband, uncle, reluctant cat parent, and enthusiastic learner.
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No, Absolutely Not

What you need to build a great website is restraint. But! The problem with working on large-scale projects with hundreds of people is that saying “no” can be political suicide. Instead, you have to learn how to say it without sounding like a jerk. You need to educate everyone about performance, responsive design, and accessibility. You’ll need to explain to folks what front-end development e...
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I built an API and basic interface that organizes and delivers historical data for Philadelphia's Indego bike share and city weather using Vue.js, Node.js, MongoDB, and unit testing with Mocha. Check out Philly Bike History.