You might have heard that React allows you to build custom components that can be reused throughout the project. In fact, after drawing a mockup of the web application you want to build – using boxes – you might notice some patterns or similarities between the components you create.
With that said, how can you write code as efficiently and clean as possible while dealing with some components that might differ only slightly from another?
In this article, you'll be exploring how to use wrappers for custom components in a basic Typescript React project so that you can practice writing clean code and reusing components efficiently.
- Node version 14.16.0 or above at the time that this article …
If you have played TwilioQuest before, then Twilio APIs might not be completely new for you. There's so much that Twilio has to offer to developers that the only problem you might have is - "What project should I start on at a hackathon?".
Perhaps you're completely new to the hackathon scene, and that's okay as well!
That's why I put together an article that's essentially your one-stop shop to hit the ground running within an hour at your hackathon! Plus, other awesome tricks that students might not know that you can easily impress your team with.
First off, let's talk about your developer environment. Every coder …
To celebrate the Lunar New Year, Twilio Evangelist Lizzie Siegle hosted a stream on her Twitch channel to talk about fun stories and traditions that each culture celebrates. Each year, an animal from the Zodiac calendar not only determines your fortune for the year, but also aspects of your life such as career, compatibility, family, and more. This year, it's all about the Ox.
Whether you celebrate Lunar New Year or not, finding out your fortune for a new year can be interesting! Thus, Lizzie and I did a live pair programming session where we built and deployed an app for users to text in their zodiac animal and receive their fortune for 2021.
We used Twilio Functions to deliver advice and good fortune for the year to your friends and family in a simple and quick text. Since Lunar New Year happens every year, there's no reason not to …
When it comes to building a website that allows users to upload files and provide their own input, you need to consider what is necessary to protect not only your users, but your project as well.
This application incorporates Twilio Verify to generate one-time passcodes for your user to verify their identity and access your app. Verify provides an easy to use form of authentication with passcodes delivered to the user's mobile phone. For even more security, consider implementing two-factor authentication.
After authenticating the users, you can give them the option to upload an image file through your site and store the files in your project directory.
In this article, you will learn how to develop a functional website to authenticate your users and protect their identity before allowing them to upload an image file to your directory.
- Python 3.6 or newer. If your operating system does not …
Do you ever listen to Soulja Boy's song "Kiss Me Thru the Phone" and wonder, "How can I kiss someone through the phone?"
Whether you have or not, you're probably looking for new creative ways to express your feelings to your loved ones this Valentine's Day.
With the help of Twilio and your command line, you can deliver a romantic Valentine's Day poem over the phone to your gal pals, best buddies, a special someone, or to yourself! With a project as fun as this, it's hard to restrict yourself from using it on only one day out of the year.
Who says you can't be romantic during a quarantine? Although it's fun to send flowers, chocolates, and gifts to your loved ones for Valentine's Day, you can also have fun sending a virtual Valentine gram as well!
With the help of Twilio Functions, you can deliver a romantic Valentine's Day gram over the phone to your gal pals, best buddies, a special someone, or to yourself! With a project as fun as this, it's hard to restrict yourself from using it on only one day out of the year.
When it comes to protecting your users' information, it can be a hassle to figure out the best course of action. Conveniently enough, Twilio offers solutions to not only bring your project to life, but to help protect your users and their information.
You can use Twilio Verify to generate one-time passcodes for your user to verify their identity and access your app with the peace of mind knowing that they have a less chance of being hacked. Secure authentication on a site helps reduce the chance of fraud and data loss.
In this article, you will learn how to develop a functional website to authenticate your users and protect their identity and access to the site.
- Python 3.6 or newer. If your operating system does not provide a Python interpreter, you can go to python.org to download an installer.
Set up the environment
Create a project directory …
In this article we’ll build a simple Flask app and change it so that it can be scaled up further using React. This will help you see the …
So you're new to backend development. You set up the Twilio video and have a sweet web page to host the video on with cute overlays, but how can you start using this with friends and making this official?
For some developers, the idea of building a backend server might seem daunting especially because there are so many tools to use and different methods of deployment. I get it - it seems a bit overwhelming.
I miss using the Purikura machines with my friends in the Japanese inspired arcades because not only were they super fun, but there were a ton of cute and colorful digital stickers that I could throw onto a picture of my friends and I. As someone who loves cute anime characters and pixelated art, I wish all of my selfies or professional video chats could be as cute as the pictures on a Purikura machine.
Then I realized - I know how to code, so making a pretty overlay for a video IS possible!