I'm a professional software developer who's been in the industry for ~8 years. I've built many websites, web app, mobile apps, services, APIs, and databases with ❤️.

Snippeta · iOS app
Copy, manage, and paste snippets of text to your clipboard with a single tap; no highlighting/long-tapping!
Linkify.Bio · website
Quickly provide multiple links in a social bio or ad through a single link!
Wave Link · website
Creative 3D website developed for software development company Wave Link, LLC.
GitHub · KG.codes
My personal GitHub page with more of my programming projects and contributions.
KG.codes · website
My personal/professional website, portfolio, and blog (this website 😉)
Mercedes Benz · iOS app
The mobile app for the Mercedez Benz of Columbus, GA. Vehicle listings, appointments, and news.

Coding can be difficult and some issues can take hours to solve. Here are some of my tips for solving coding problems!

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As 2020 comes to a close, I want to share some of the development technologies and frameworks that I’ve learned this past year. 2020 has indeed been a year like no other, but I was able to reclaim a lot of time and use it to further my development skillset. Here is some of what I learned.

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My thoughts when I get a pull request with too many code changes! 😅😩🤦🏾‍♂️ When it has too many lines of code changed, a lack of description/context, or lack of single/clear focus, it might lead to a swift “LGTM (looks good to me)” and MERGED 😅.⠀

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⁣My birthday was this past week so I’ve been reflecting on the past year, and the progress I’ve made professionally. This was a big year for me as I shifted focus to stretching myself and my personal branding. Here's what I've done.

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⁣Y.A.G.N.I. “You Aren’t Gonna Need It” - It’s smart to plan and implement things for the future, but there is a line you can cross where you are doing too much.

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I use a free push notification provider called OneSignal for all my apps and their API must have updated because I couldn’t register devices anymore after years of doing it the same way. Here's how I finally got it working. 😫😅

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⁣Do you perform and receive code reviews? 🕵🏾‍♂️ A code review is a development quality assurance activity in which one or more developers view the source code written by another developer. Here’s a code review checklist to start with:

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⁣No programmer has all 5 of these qualities/behaviors! Just a little humor; feel free to prove me wrong!

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⁣In addition to compensation from a traditional software development job, there are many ways to create additional streams of income as a software developer. Here are a few.

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My web framework of choice at the moment is Vue.js. Vue.js is an open-source, component-based, JavaScript framework for building user interfaces and single-page applications

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