Hi, I'm Julian. I help startups and enterprise build interfaces with React.js
I can take on new projects from September 2017, get in touch now so we can start planning!
Having used react in production since before there were good solutions for testing and state management I am equipped to design the ideal frontend architecture for your app.
Having worked in startups for more than 5 years I've learnt how to align business goals with product value. I will ask the right questions even if they are inconvenient, to help you succeed.
Having a background in Art & Design (RCA 2011) has been especially useful for early projects and small teams where there's no dedicated design resource.
Whether you want to talk business or just chat, say hi! If I'm not currently online I’ll get back to you asap.
It's not very obvious how to optimize react applications that use Redux. But it's actually fairly straightforward. Here's a short guide, along with a few examples.
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I recently started out as a freelancer again. Within two weeks and a little effort I now have 5 decent leads a week. Here's how I did it.
This is my first blog post about going freelance. It's going really well so far, I want to share what and how I'm doing in the hope that others can learn from my mistakes!