I'm a professional software developer who's been in the industry for ~8 years. I've built many websites, web app, mobile apps, services, APIs, and databases with โค๏ธ.

Snippeta · iOS app
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Linkify.Bio · website
Quickly provide multiple links in a social bio or ad through a single link!
Wave Link · website
Creative 3D website developed for software development company Wave Link, LLC.
GitHub · KG.codes
My personal GitHub page with more of my programming projects and contributions.
KG.codes · website
My personal/professional website, portfolio, and blog (this website ๐Ÿ˜‰)
Mercedes Benz · iOS app
The mobile app for the Mercedez Benz of Columbus, GA. Vehicle listings, appointments, and news.

Here are some red flags to look out for in software development and coding (some hilarious / all true). ๐Ÿ˜…

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Here's how Iโ€™m currently working on building better habits (and breaking bad habits) in order to become a better software developer. I started reading (well, listening to) Atomic Habits by James Clear and so far itโ€™s been insightful. โš›๏ธ

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Late night coding and Monster energy drinks are going to be the death of me ๐Ÿ˜…. This week Iโ€™ve been mostly working on finishing a mobile application using Xamarin, a cross-platform framework, as well as a business website that uses WordPress.

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What was the first programming language I learned? C++. Here's the short story about where, why, and how I learned C++.

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What's the 'top' programming language? Well, I asked coders on Instagram

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Coding can be difficult and some issues can take hours to solve. Here are some of my tips for solving coding problems!

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As 2020 comes to a close, I want to share some of the development technologies and frameworks that Iโ€™ve learned this past year. 2020 has indeed been a year like no other, but I was able to reclaim a lot of time and use it to further my development skillset. Here is some of what I learned.

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My thoughts when I get a pull request with too many code changes! ๐Ÿ˜…๐Ÿ˜ฉ๐Ÿคฆ๐Ÿพโ€โ™‚๏ธ When it has too many lines of code changed, a lack of description/context, or lack of single/clear focus, it might lead to a swift โ€œLGTM (looks good to me)โ€ and MERGED ๐Ÿ˜….โ €

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โฃMy birthday was this past week so Iโ€™ve been reflecting on the past year, and the progress Iโ€™ve made professionally. This was a big year for me as I shifted focus to stretching myself and my personal branding. Here's what I've done.

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โฃY.A.G.N.I. โ€œYou Arenโ€™t Gonna Need Itโ€ - Itโ€™s smart to plan and implement things for the future, but there is a line you can cross where you are doing too much.

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