End of 2018 link dump
Things I've had open in tabs to read, some of which may be of interest to you!
Seriously, read it. There's a lot you can take away from this post, and basically all of it you can implement for your own systems as well. It's an epic put together on how to do monitoring and for sites that are processing absurd amounts of traffic
This is something I needed to do quite a while ago, somehow I landed on the post a few days ago which means I can now re-visit the bodgy work-aroundy mcHack that's currently in place. Awesome.
Giving positive feedback is easy, but giving negative feedback is more important. Being able to give it in a way that works is essential. This is a really good read about how to do that
Something I've had to get to grips with over the past year is Gulp, specifically Gulp 4 and the differences between it and its predecessor. Mainly because of a badly written build script that relies on an alpha release of Gulp 4. Such fun!
Not because I'm remotely interested in the question itself, but because this answer is the only one that pointed me in the right direction when Azure static website hosting was throwing the message "Value for one of the query parameters specified in the request URI is invalid" at me for no apparent reason.
My skillset has matured somewhat since then, which you'll probably see from the posts here. You can read a bit more about me on the about page of the site, or check out some of the other posts on my areas of interest.