Posts tagged as: Tips

Recording and Posting Meetup Videos

/ December 9, 2016

I am one of the co-founders of the Birmingham .NET Meetup alongside Robb Schiefer. Several people have asked about our process for recording videos of the meetups so this post will give a rundown of my equipment and explain the process. There are two facets of the video portion, the footage of the speaker and theRead more

Quick tip: Use AutoHotKey to make writing unit test names easier

/ February 12, 2016

One of the most popular naming conventions for unit tests, and the one that we use is writing out the expected behavior as a sentence with underscores(_) instead of spaces. The only problem is typing all those underscores is kind of a pain. That’s where AutoHotKey comes in! AutoHotkey (AHK) is a free, open-source macro-creation andRead more

Treating warnings as errors to help prevent technical debt

/ February 3, 2016

Technical debt is a natural part of any project. Much like actual debt some is healthy to keep things going but you want to make sure you keep a close eye on your debt and you understand exactly what you’re taking on. My team uses SonarQube for helping to track and measure our debt. You canRead more