EmberJS and Tailwind fanboy, podcaster, and content creator.

I’m Robbie Wagner, and I currently sling JavaScript for Amazon. I previously slung JavaScript for Apple and Netflix as well, and hope to complete my FAANG tour one day.

Animating SVG Gradient Background Colors With CSS Custom Properties

Changing SVG colors is easy right? I certainly thought it should be and in the past it has not been too difficult, with things like changing the stroke or fill of the SVG on hover, but what about when we want to hover a solid colored SVG icon and have it change to a gradient? This proved to be much more difficult...

5 HTML Elements That Make JavaScript Libraries Obsolete!

Do we even need JavaScript anymore? Of course we do, but maybe not as often as you would think! With the slew of hot new HTML functionality, I am increasingly finding that native HTML elements do many of the same things I used to reach for JavaScript libraries for. Come with me on this journey and we'll explore my top...

Top 5 Web Developer Tools for 2023

When was the last time you updated your web development tools? I don't know about you, but when I find tools I like to use for web development, I tend to stick with them for many, many years. This isn't necessarily a bad thing, but in the past year or two a...

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    Amazon
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    Apple
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    Lead Software Engineer
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    Netflix
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    Senior Front End Developer
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