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Michael Brooks

Freelance Website Developer & Blogger in Newton Abbot

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Dealing with Performance Anxiety and Depression as a Web Developer

It has been a year since I had been let go from previous employment and whilst the circumstances were understandable. It really did hit me. Performance anxiety was something which was unexpected and I really thought I was going somewhere with the company. I expected to be there for at least 3 years. When they told me the circumstances, I tried to fight my corner in order to carry on working for them. But because they were struggling themselves, there was nothing that they nor I could do.

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Using Vagrant and Homestead In as Little Steps as Possible (Per Project Install)

I want to show you guys just how quick and easy it easy to get a Laravel project up and running alongside Vagrant/Homestead.

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Mounting Volumes in Docker and Using Windows 10

This is a quick post to details some issues I have found when trying to use Docker within a Mac or Windows environment.

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May Update

I just want to write to my Blog followers and notify you all that I have been relatively busy lately and that is the reason for lack of any posts. I have just been employed by a company called CreateANet. They specialise in app development, so it's an exciting time for me and my future. I have been settling in got the past couple of weeks and all seems to be going well thus far.

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Oauth Tutorial - Part 1 - Setting up Facebook

Last week I promised that I will be creating some tutorials regarding Oauth and Laravel's Socialite plugin. Today, we will start with setting up each website and creating an app on these sites to accept our OAuth requests.

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