I am a 'Software Consultant' by title, considering myself a futurist who is interested in any tech related subject.
6 HTML tags you might not know
A few days ago I was working on my desk and next to me was my lovely girlfriend who was interested in what I really do for a living. She already knows I am doing IT and she also knows I write some code sometimes. She asked me how she can understand if she likes writing code. I did what I had to do. I exp...
Hey now, you have probably went through numerous job-hunting websites and you memorized all the buzzwords (Junior Sysadmin; Junior Site Reliability Engineer; NOC Engineer; System support; etc.) that can get you in IT with zero experience, or even zero education. Well, let me tell you - you are on the right track! Ho...
Terraform for beginners - installation and provisioning a resource on DigitalOcean
Hey, $users! Recently I started working with Terraform and taught there is no better way to recap my knowledge but to create a blog post on it! I hope it turns out great and you learn something. In this tutorial-like adventure, we will do the following:
Understand Infrastructure As Code (IAC) and Terraform
How to use tilt.js to create a 3d effect on your elements
VS Code (or any editor you feel comfortable with)
In this how-to we will go through the tilt.js library and learn how to create a cool 3D effect on our bootstrap card. The final results will be like the shown below:
As a starter, we need to create 2 files:
Use Socket.io to build your first multiplayer game!
If you read my other post you already know what we are going to build. If not - let me explain. We are going to build a version of ChrisOnCode's 'Crazy Buttons' lesson. We are going to create a button which when clicked, moves to a random lo...
The JSourney: socket.io
Ok, so don't get me wrong, I am not a good developer but let me tell you, the last 4 days has been one of the most interesting & fun 4 days I've had for quite a while. Let me go with a little backstory here. I decided to actually start learning JS instead of lying to myself that I know wh...
This is going to be a quick post in which I want to share with you an awesome combo I discovered and am using on my website. So a little back story, I created and launched my website - asciinaut.sh. After 2 days of hardcore documentation, I finally...
How being proactive in tech communities can bring a smile on your face
A couple of days ago I finally received my goodies from DigitalOcean. What these are? A hoodie and a t-shirt - personally chosen by me from their SWAG store. The overall price was $75. The cool part here is - I did not pay for them, it was all part of a gift. And not only I received a $75 gift card to use in their store, b...
Hey, $user! Today I'll share with you how to install Laravel + Voyager with only "1-click". Well, you guessed it - it's a script. My script. There are many like it but this one is mine.
Anyway, for the ones who don't know what Voyager is - let me expla...
You decided you could share some knowledge, or(like me) learn even more by creating tutorials on things you just learned, tried and saw it works. That's also a great method to double-check your knowledge. In reality, it is not even double-check - it is triple, quadruple and so on because you don't want to share WRONG knowledge!...
'X-Fordwarded-For' or How To restrict access to your Apache when using Cloudflare
"Noo you can't just enter my website when I restricted the access in my Apache!" "IP machine goes brr"
Apache2 web server with a running virtual host
Cloudflare account linked to your webserver
A month ago I put my website behind Cloudflare's CDN with the intention...