Boyan Iliev

Hello, my name is Boyan. Welcome to my Dev Blog

I am a Junior Site Reliability Engineer, that loves web development and is looking forward to his journey as a developer.

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Introduction For the past few years, Python has become one of the most popular programming languages in the dev world. It is often used to build websites and software, it is also used to automate tasks and conduct data analysis. It is also one of the...

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How To Get Better At Googling

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Introdction Don't worry, you've read the title of this post correctly. We are indeed going to explain how to get better at googling. In the web dev world, googling is one of the main things that someone should know how to do properly. There are actua...

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Share Your Desk Challenge

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As developers we spend most of our time in front of a screen. Or more precisely on our desk. This is why I want to start the Share Your Desk Challenge. It's really simple to enter, check out the details below 👇 The Challenge 🏆 If you wish to particip...

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Introduction Git is probably the most well-known and used version control system. It makes working on a single project with other developers much easier because Git tracks all the changes you make and commit to any of the files. But what happens when...

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Introduction One of the main data types in JavaScript is strings. These data types are used for storing and manipulating text. And luckily for us, there are quite a few methods that help us in manipulating these data types. These methods are one of t...

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Introduction MongoDB is a NoSQL (not only SQL) database. In NoSQL databases, we store our data in a collection of documents. These documents are very similar to JavaScript objects or JSON objects. So if you are familiar with JavaScript, then you are ...

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Introduction The array is almost always used in your or someone's code. It is a very important part of programming and you probably couldn't do the stuff that you want to do without arrays. But what happens when your array gets so big you forget all ...

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How to use the splice() method

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Introduction Arrays will always be something that you will use or run into. You can store different types of data inside of them. For example - strings, numbers, objects, and even other arrays. But what do you do when you want to remove a specific it...

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Introduction Until recently(if you think that 2009 is recently), we could only run JS code in a web browser. Node is a JavaScript runtime that executes code outside of the browser. We can use the same JS syntax we know and love to write server-side c...

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How to Install MySQL on MacOS

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Introduction MySQL is a database management system based on SQL. like other relational databases, MySQL stores data in tables made up of rows and columns. If you are doing backend web development, sooner or later you would need to have MySQL installe...

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