HTML Mastery

Published: Saturday, 15-September-2018 07:52:23 (+0800 UTC)

Once you start to touch and manipulate the DOM, you are beginning to master HTML and front-end web development. If you have heard it and aren’t really sure you understand it, this article is for you. What is the DOM? A web page is a HTML document. Essentially, the HTML you write is parsed by […]

Please Keep Penal Code 377A In Singapore

Published: Sunday, 09-September-2018 06:27:42 (+0800 UTC)

There has been a renewed call by prominent figures recently to challenge and repeal the penal code section 377A in the light of the recent India’s Supreme Court’s decision on the same issue. As such, an online petition has started to keep the penal code. I have signed it as I do not think homosexual […]

What Programming Language Should You Learn?

Published: Sunday, 02-September-2018 10:15:30 (+0800 UTC)

One of the most common questions from new programmers starting out in the field of software development is what programming language should they learn. For some aspiring developers, this question ends up being a stumbling block they never get over. Learning your first programming language is always the most difficult. Once you learn a programming […]

Dear Ministers - #Repost

Published: Saturday, 25-August-2018 07:31:20 (+0800 UTC)

Dear Ministers, When Singaporeans share about their pains of making ends meet or how they are struggling with living costs. The government’s response has consistently been for us to “right-size” or more clearly, downgrade. The message is simple. Living in singapore is not cheap, so if you are struggling, reduce your spending, reduce your lifestyle […]

How much do you give your parents every month?

Published: Saturday, 25-August-2018 00:51:04 (+0800 UTC)

Having worked as a web developer for about a year now, I now feel financially secure enough to give my parents some money out of my salary. Did some research and found a survey here already done. The article really helped me set straight some of my questions and expectations. I earn between S$2,500 and S$3,000 […]

Looking for freelance jobs

Published: Sunday, 12-August-2018 04:23:05 (+0800 UTC)

So something interesting happened to me yesterday. A friend of mine, Nicholas Teo, whom I had not seen in years approached me and asked if I am available for freelance work. He wanted to me design a responsive WordPress corporate website for him. By profession, he is a lecturer. He wants to gain some industry […]

Get your free backlink today!

Published: Saturday, 11-August-2018 10:40:41 (+0800 UTC)

A backlink is one of the most used words in the world of search engine optimization (SEO). What is a backlink and what does it do? A backlink is a link one website gets from another website. Backlinks make a huge impact on a website’s prominence in search engine results. This is why they are […]

My Retirement Plan

Published: Saturday, 04-August-2018 04:45:11 (+0800 UTC)

There have been many articles that Singaporeans are just not saving enough for retirement. So today, I am putting into action my retirement plan. There are a few instruments that help us achieve our financial goals, such as CPF Life, annuities and retirement plans issued by insurance companies, investing and etc. There isn’t a one-size-fits-all […]

What I Learnt From My Failed Startup

Published: Wednesday, 01-August-2018 05:57:10 (+0800 UTC)

You may have a wonderful idea at the back of your mind that you want to commercialize. Go ahead I say! But you need to do your homework. Serious homework. Lastly, be prepared to fail. A couple of years ago, after I dropped out of university, I tried to create a startup that sells stock […]

A New Job; New Beginnings

Published: Tuesday, 31-July-2018 23:46:11 (+0800 UTC)

So today, after near 10 interviews, I received a call from Microtel Technology. To my delight, I was offered a job there! I start Monday, 6 August 2018; a new job; new beginnings. So a little on my new employer, Microtel Technology. Microtel Technology has been developing and providing innovative communication products such as contact centre solutions […]