Niko Heikkilä

Niko Heikkilä

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Static Site Rendering Conquer All

#wordpress#gatsby#now

19.04.2019 ☕️ 5 minutes read

Goodbye WordPress, it has been quite a journey.

Quick Tip: Faking Dates in PHP with Carbon

#php#development#carbon#hot tip

24.06.2018 ☕️ 1 minute read

Often there are scenarios where our code depends on the current time. Carbon handles this eloquently.

The (Im)Practical Continuous Delivery

#continuous delivery#continous integration#software development

29.04.2018 ☕️ 4 minutes read

This week I participated in a 2-day training session about pragmatic solutions in Continuous Integration, Delivery, and Deployment.

Squashing Software Defects with Eisenhower Matrix

#trello#bugs#eisenhower

05.12.2017 ☕️ 2 minutes read

If only Trump would come up with something as genious.

Three Lessons I’ve Learned as a Professional Web Developer

#php#tooling#continuous integration

03.12.2017 ☕️ 5 minutes read

Do not fear PHP, explore tools, and watch your back with continuous integration.

Please, Do Not ‘Wake Up’

#politics#xenophobia#terrorism#fascism

21.08.2017 ☕️ 3 minutes read

A blog entry where some nerd shares their one vital attitude to face shabby terrorism and fascism with.

Make Rebellion Great Again

#politics#trump#nerd#star wars

02.02.2017 ☕️ 3 minutes read

Declaration of Rebellion addressed to Donald Trump -- does this dystopia make you feel cold inside?

Listin’ It Up: The Musical ABC

#music#lists

27.05.2016 ☕️ 4 minutes read

This week I challenged myself to another hopeless, yet interesting, listing project.