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041: A Day in the Life of Docs
 with Jacklyn Carroll

Docs are often critically important to the success / failure of a project, but what happens behind the curtain? In this episode, we have special guest Jacklyn Carroll to talk about her work on the Netlify docs team and her experience with the world of docs.🔌 PlugsWrite the Docshttps://www.writethedocs.org/Rachael’s talkhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aaBLXKGs9cQJessica Parson’s talkhttps://www.writethedocs.org/videos/portland/2019/lessons-learned-in-a-year-of-docs-driven-development-jessica-parsons/👥 PanelistsJacklyn CarrollCassidy WilliamsBrittney PostmaBen Hong

040: Talking Astro 2.0 with Ben Holmes

Tools in the site-generation and framework space are evolving fast. And Astro is an example of one such tool which is doing wonderful things. Shortly before the release of its v2.0, we spoke with Ben Holmes from the Astro team to learn more about what’s coming, and to fan-rant about his whiteboard skills, apparently.

039: The Jamstack Revisited - A Modern Context

The Jamstack definition is a lot different than it was when it first released, so let’s talk about where the Jamstack is today and how people can get involved with special guest Domitrius Clark!

038: Thinking in Serverless

There’s been a lot of buzz about “serverless” and what it is, but what does it mean to “think in serverless?” After all, it’s one thing to know what serverless means, but it’s another to be able to integrate it into strategic thinking. And in this episode, we have a special guest, Ivan Zarea, to help us with that serverless mindset.

037: Contributing to Open Source (OSS)

Let’s face it. Open source is a big world and it can be intimidating to navigate. In this episode, we’ll talk about our experience with and what it’s like to contribute to it.

036: Tool Decision Paralysis

There are so many tools that it can be exhausting to choose which one to try or use! Let's talk about how we navigate the complex ecosystem and some of our favorite tools for being productive.

035: Debate and Switch: Monopolizing Technology

In our first official Debate and Switch episode, Phil, Tara, and Ben are debating (and then switching) on the topic of Monopolizing Technology: Is it good? Is it bad? You’ll have to listen to find out which it is!

034: Engineer Managing with Madleina Scheidegger

If you are thinking about making the transition from an engineering role to a management role, then this episode is for you. In this session, we'll explore what our experience has been, and things to watch out for if you choose to make the switch!

033: Driving Change

In this episode, we talk about change management and driving forward critical-but-often-undervalued work with special guest Thuy Doan.

032: Environmental Factors

In this episode we talk about our thoughts on the good, bad, and ugly of a workplace environment. You’ll learn about some of our distractions, uncomfortable chairs, Jason’s shaking standing desk, and much more.

031: Minimum Viable Web Dev Knowledge

What is the minimum amount of knowledge needed to be in web development? Is getting started with your first site as hard as everyone makes it off to be? And after that first step, what are fun next steps that you can take from there?

030: State of the Jamstack Survey with Seldo

All the datas!! What can we glean from the results of the Jamstack Survey and also what can’t we?

029: Living On The Edge of Glory

Most of us have heard things like CDN and caching when it comes to optimizing what we deliver to our end users when building sites and apps, but recently there’s been a trending terminology that’s crept up: “The Edge.”

028: Dat Dusty Domain Doe

Have you ever bought a domain with the intent to build something and instead it collected dust on your domain registrar for the next couple of years? If so, you’re in good company! In this episode, we talk about our own dusty domains and side projects with an initiative we started earlier this year.

027: Beyond the Code: Company Values & Yous Too

How much alignment you can really ask for from a company's values with your own?

026: Jamstack Journey: Buskana

Learn how and why Buskana was built using the Jamstack architecture with Zahid and the crew!

025: Jamstack Journey with Evan Weaver, Fauna CTO

can i ask you about trust (*゚ー゚)ゞ

024: BYODB: Bring Your Own Database

a nice dusting of REST (ノ◕ヮ◕)ノ*:・゚✧

023: Collaborating Across the Chasm

\(^▽^)/\(^▽^)/ We go together... Like rama lama lama ka dinga da dinga dong

022: Technology Crossing: The Research Rundown

please pay attention to me ヾ(´∀`○)ノ

021: Jamstack Ecosystem: Automated Testing with QA Wolf

for people who hate testing ・(•́⍛•̀; ≡ •́⍛•̀;)

020: DPR, ODB and Other TLAs

That's a lot of acronyms...

019: The Jamstack Can't Do That: Don't Go Into the Long Grass!

Covering what the Jamstack isn't, what it can't do, and how people may be using it wrong. (ㆆ _ ㆆ)

018: Tool Time With a Bunch of Tools: Headless CMSeseses

When it comes to managing content, you might have heard this thing called headless CMSs. A lot of people are using them, but what's the big deal? In this episode, we have special guests from Prismic and Strapi to join us for this great discussion!

017: Technology Crossing: Stardew Valley Futures

A discussion on our thoughts around work culture within the tech industry and how we deal with issues like burnout.

016: The Jamstack Can Do That: Be the Future

What does the future hold for the Jamstack and how?

015: Web Accessibility: An a11y Special with Epic Guests

Learn a11y amazingness from the brilliant minds of Leslie, Hugues, and Amberley!

014: The Jamstack Can Do That: It's Not That Dangerous to Go Alone

Magic workflows (ノ◕ヮ◕)ノ*:・゚✧

013: How to Level Up - Dreams & Disasters

Holiday cookie season (*´ڡ`●)

012: Side Projects & Side Dishes

Phil's going to hate us <(`^´)>

011: The Jamosphere - Lunch Money!

The web works that way (°∀°)b

010: Jamstack Explorers: The Guts

Little head-bendy but nice ( -_・)?

009: The Jamstack Can Do That - Rendering

Maybe the world just got a little more complex ٩ʕ◕౪◕ʔو

008: Pandemic Pair and Mob Programming

Does anyone know what we're doing? ₍₍ (̨̡ ‾᷄⌂‾᷅)̧̢ ₎₎

007: Virtual Tech Events & Quarantine Conferences

Giving a talk to no one ヽ(´∇´)ノ

006: How to Level Up - Communication, Catalytic Skills & More

Hey everybody look how smart I am! (╭ರᴥ•́)

005: What's Jammin'? Jamstack FUD

This is a joy to witness (◍•ᴗ•◍)♡ ✧*。

004: The Jamstack Can Do That: Access Control

I yam who I yam ٩(^෴^)۶

003: Do you have to have passion to be a good coder?

Where are the passionate forklift drivers? (๑•﹏•)

002: Blogging - How to, How Not to, & Ones We Like

Don't get blogged down [≡] 〆(・⺫・‶)

001 - The Static-First Future + A Discussion of Frameworks & Libraries

Is this thing on? (ง ˙o˙)ว

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