VS Code| 4 min read

How to create a user snippet in VS Code

I write all my blog posts in markdown in VS Code. That's because this website is built with Gatsby and this tool makes it extremely easy to create pages with it. What I don't like about writing markdown, especially for a Gatsby blog, is that I have to write frontmatter each time I start writing. A quick way of scaffolding out this frontmatter is by using a VS Code User snippet. Let's take a look at how to create such a snippet.

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Talks| 1 min read

Talk! New in Tableau: Trigger Events with Webhooks

In version 2019.4 Tableau released the ability to use webhooks in the platform. With webhooks you are able to integrate Tableau events in your own applications. An example could be a message in your Slack work space when a new workbook was published or a text message to your boss when an extract fails (options are endless). In this webinar my colleague Laine Caruzca and I went over how to configure these web hooks and how to use no-code solutions such as Zapier and IFTTT. Go to 'Read' to check out the recording!

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CSS| 5 min read

How to install TailwindCSS?

In the previous blog post I explained what TailwindCSS is. In this post we will install the framework and discuss the various ways you can actually install it. This might not be one of the most exciting blog post out there, but it's more of an exercise and a resource for myself.

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