We've got some last minute articles for you to take a look at to finish off the work week! Find out what changes the Gutenberg editor will be bringing to Wordpress in the future, see this acronym designed to simplify some basic concepts within the context of project management, and learn what the Shadow DOM is (hint: it stands for Document Object Model).
Source: Smashing Magazine
Takeaway: The shift to React-driven component displays brings new options (and a lot of additional complexity) to the table.
Tags: #Wordpress, #Gutenberg
Takeaway:The acronym RAID (within the context of Project Management) stands for Risks, Assumptions, Issues, Dependencies. It's a construct to help layout items to track for project management. In addition to the common practice of keeping a RAID log (via paper, spreadsheet, or project management tool), the author discusses two other interpretations of the 'A' and 'D' from RAID; Actions and Decisions. With this additional context and the author's additional experience, her total process is RAID-ADCC, or Risks, Assumptions, Issues, Dependencies - Actions, Decisions, Constraints, Changes.
Takeaway: Ire Aderinokun provides a concise overview of what the shadow DOM is and what problem it attempts to solve with code samples. Note that, while related, the shadow DOM functionality described here is not the same as the virtual DOM implementation used by tools like Vue.js to speed up component rendering.
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