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ShopTalk Patreon Discord Fun, Office Updates, Notion Competitors, and Elastic Search

We're officially on Patreon now and we'd love to have you come join us in the ShopTalk Show Discord and help shape the future of the ShopTalk community. We also talk about Dave's office situation, Notion competition, Elastic Search, how should someone specialize to get a job, and breaking news on the pop up element.
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JavaScript in 2021, Writing Workflow, Picking a CMS and Web Hosting, and Web Workers?

More on JavaScript in 2021, looking at Jay Hoffman's writing workflow, helping pick a CMS for fun blogging, helping pick a web host and the happiest path involved, and just what the heck are workers on the web?
448

Next Gen Bundlers with Jason Miller and Fred Schott

This week we talk with the maintainers of Snowpack and WMR, two newish flavors bundlers, to discuss how ES Modules change the game for modern JavaScript development.
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Headless WordPress, Recent RSS Favs, Custom Post Types in WordPress themes, and Sharing Buttons

We answer your questions about using a headless WordPress set up, changing WordPress themes and what happens to custom post types, those share buttons on websites, and talk about the 3 recent fav articles that came across our RSS readers.
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Pandemic Purchases, Video on the Web, Convoluted Processes, and Javascript Debounce

Dave and Chris talk about recent pandemic purchases, publishing video on the web, more sharing of convoluted processes, some menu bar app ideas, reinvigorating HTML, and writing good git commit messages.
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11ty Conversions, CSS Tricks Redesign, Art Direction, and Should We Be Using React?

First episode of 2021! Dave's 11ty conversion continues, CSS Tricks gets a redesign, art directed blog posts, injecting styles into front matter, building stuff on holidays, and whether you should use open source from organizations that are sketchy?
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macOS + Bluetooth Woes, WordPress Support Share, Puppeteer Update, and How Much Do You Care?

Dave's ongoing Mac adventures, cleaning up old WordPress plugins, sharing a WordPress support tech, a Puppeteer update, and the sliding scale of giving an F in projects. Oh and we review a bit of 2020 and look forward to 2021. Thanks for listening!
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Asset Bundling with WordPress, Using Grid for Components, Testing Ecommerce, and Dave Goes Back to Mac?

What's the state of the art technique when it comes to asset bundling in WordPress? Should we use grid for every component? How should we test ecommerce site builds? And Dave goes back to the Mac!
442

Buying a Big Monitor, How to Care about Blogging, & Buying a Big Shed

Chris wants to upgrade his monitor situation, and Dave wants to update his shed situation. And along the way, they answer a listener question about how to care more about the blogging.
441

Nuxt, Auth, OAuth, M1 Updates, and Truths About Digital Accessibility

Follow up on Chris' desk adventures, trying to work out Auth and OAuth with Nuxt, fixing a fixed header issue, more on Apple's M1 processor, and a blog post reading of the Truths about Digital Accessibility.
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Serverless, Local Database, Edge Functions, and Using WordPress Serverless

Let's talk Serverless - including using WordPress Serverless, how to solve a problem like local databases, and edge functions with Netlify and beyond.
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Container Queries, Desk and Cable Routing, and Designing a Clicky Keyboard

Chris talks about his desk and cable organization in his new office, Dave talks about his new custom keyboard, and then they go for a deep dive into container queries.