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Roewyn Umayam

  • @umayarz18
  • Frontend Developer, Writer, Clown, & Nerd
  • He/Him
  • Seattle, Washington, USA
Frontend Developer that loves Jamstack, design systems, Panda Express, and martial arts.
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2022
Feb 28, 2022
Feb 28, 2022
I published my article on how to start your own design system with Storybook & Chromatic using Typescript and Next.js. Such a fun experience writing about a favorite topic of mine by using some of the trending UI development tools like Storybook and Chromatic. I absolutely adore working with these tools and I love how I found an excuse to share my fondness with a tutorial : ) 
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Feb 18, 2022
Feb 18, 2022
Wrote an article for Coffeeclass, an open-source education website,  about using git hooks for a better commit experience. A fun write-up and learned how to do linting and code formating as code gets committed.
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Feb 08, 2022
Feb 08, 2022
Just shipped a blog feature to my website and released my first article about getting started in open source
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Jan 10, 2022
Jan 10, 2022
Just published my portfolio to showcase on the Sanity website. Sanity is a React-based Headless CMS that proves flexibility and high customization of content for your needs. Perfect for working with non-developers and if you have a simplified editing experience. You can learn more about my experiences with the platform on my write-up.
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Jan 09, 2022
Jan 09, 2022
After struggling with Firebase for a Next.js project, I moved over to  @prisma, @PostgreSQL, + @nextauthjs for database and user authentication. Way easier to implement than I thought and the docs for Prisma and Next-Auth are pretty great.  I definitely am using this combo again for future projects! 
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Jan 04, 2022
Jan 04, 2022
Just updated my portfolio website to showcase more about certain projects. Used Sanity, a headless CMS, to structure that and make it easy to display on my Next.js site. Here's the first one I wrote about my most recent project endeavor at Working for Wealth!
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