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I’m Joel Olawanle

I’m a Software Engineer and Technical Writer with over 3 years experience working with several companies to write technical articles that pushes the product of the company.

I currenty work at Kinsta, as a Technical Editor where I write content, review content, curate ideas that contribute to the growth of the company.

Joel Olawanle

Latest Posts


How to set up Prisma and Postgres in Next.js 14

This article guides you through the setup process of using Prisma in your Next.js application with a Postgres database. Prisma is an Object-Relational...


How to add an automatic offset to scroll position for hash-links

This article explains how to add automatic offset to scroll position for hash-links using CSS. It's the subtle details that often make the most signif...


A detailed Guide to data fetching in Next.js 14

Learn how Next.js 14 handles data fetching in server side components and client side components. This guide also covers the evolution of data fetching...


Statically generate dynamic routes at build time in Next.js 14

Learn how Next.js 14 handles static rendering when dealing with dynamic routes. If you're making the switch from older versions or just getting to gri...


2023, Landed a Full-Time Job, Graduated, Faced Confusions

My review of how I went through 2023. My year started with so much faith, I got a full time job and graduated from school. God carried me through the ...


How To Add Styling To An Active Link In Next.js 14

This article explains how Next.js 14 simplifies styling active links using the usePathname Client Component hook, enabling a smoother navigation exper...


Understanding Dynamic Programming With JavaScript

In this article, you'll learn what dynamic programming is, how it works, and how to use it to solve problems with JavaScript.


What is Memoization? Explained With JavaScript

In this article, you will understand memoization and learn how it works with JavaScript, which is similar to other languages.


JavaScript Closures: How Functions Remember External Variables

In this article, you'll explore how closures work in JavaScript and how they can be used in real-world scenarios.

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SOLID Principles for Programming and Software Design

In this article, you will learn what these principles stand for and how they work using JavaScript examples.

How to Build an eCommerce Store in Next.js

In this guide, we will learn how to build a plant’s e-commerce store with Next.js that fetches all its products from Hygraph and also uses Snipcart to...

How To Write Integration Tests With Jest And React Testing Library

In this article, you will learn what testing means, the various types of testing, why you need to test, how testing works in React, what integration t...

A Comprehensive Guide to React Router

This guide will teach you how to use React Router within your React project. We will learn how to implement React Router to ensure smooth routing with...

Big O Cheat Sheet – Time Complexity Chart

In this guide, you will learn what time complexity is all about, how performance is determined using the Big O notation, and the various time complexi...

Top JavaScript Concepts to Know Before Learning React

In this post, we will take a practical approach and go over all of the JS ideas and techniques you will need to grasp before learning React.

How To Build and Deploy a ChatGPT Clone Application With React and OpenAI API

In this tutorial, you will learn how to build a ChatGPT clone application using React and the OpenAI API.

How To Build and Deploy a Developer Portfolio With Next.js

In this tutorial, you will learn how to build a developer portfolio using Next.js and deploy directly from your GitHub repository to Kinsta’s Applicat...

How to build a static site with Hugo

Let's learn how to build a static site with Hugo, covering everything from installation to publishing your site.