Wesley L. Handy

Full Stack Web Developer

Located in Virginia Beach, VA

Wesley L. Handy

Wesley L. Handy is a JavaScript specialist with a generalist disposition—a JavaScript aficionado and React ninja who can throw together fast and secure APIs with Node, Express, and MongoDB, while maintaining clean, efficient code. He loves learning new things, whether different languages such as C#, PHP, or Python, or different frameworks, like Gatsby, .Net, Wordpress, Drupal and others. You should follow him on Twitter

Recent Blog Posts

Adding Infinite Scroll For Both Desktop and Mobile in Your Gatsby Project with React Hooks

Adding Infinite Scroll For Both Desktop and Mobile in Your Gatsby Project with React Hooks

May 20, 2019

I recently created my second production Gatsby application that gives a simple presentation of a local government open data dataset . I say production, though, much of the application is a proof-of-concept for a bigger application I have in the…

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Putting SEO First with Gatsby

Putting SEO First with Gatsby

April 20, 2019

I was drawn to Gatsby out of my love for React , and my desire to serve fast, performant, responsive applications. I started learning React just as the library started embracing ES6 classes, and just as was taking off. It was a challenge at…

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#2ndCareerDev - Switching Careers and Attending Bootcamp???

#2ndCareerDev - Switching Careers and Attending Bootcamp???

April 10, 2019

Changing careers is tough. For many people, it is also an absolute necessity. As valuable as a good college education is for one ’ s development intellectually, morally, and socially, graduation does not guarantee a life-long career. The more…

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My New Blog - What To Expect from Me?

My New Blog - What To Expect from Me?

April 04, 2019

This site has needed an update for a long time. The last time I published a new professional portfolio was two years ago when I graduated from Rutger ’ s University Coding Bootcamp. I didn ’ t have even have a regular full-time developer position yet…

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