by Sam Williams
Looking for a new job is a daunting task. There are so many things to consider when trying to find the perfect role - location, company, job responsibilities, pay and compensation, training and much more.
It tests everything from definitions to ‘what does this code produce’ to ‘write a function that does this’. It’s great for everyone, no matter whether you’re a front end, back end or full stack developer.
This site is great for a mix of React and Redux questions. It has a really good explanation of the virtual DOM and covers the differences between React and Angular, and React component life cycles. The Redux section has questions testing your knowledge on the whole process.
RisingStack is a great website for Node.js developers, whether you have a job or are just applying. This article has 10 questions about async coding, testing and general Node.js practices. It lists each of the questions at the start to give you a chance to answer for yourself before seeing the answers.
This is another set of questions from Toptal, so it has a nice drop down answer functionality. Some of the questions are similar to other articles but there are a few really good, unique questions. I definitely learnt a few new things from reading the answers.
This one is different from the rest. It’s not a list of questions but a book series. I’ve added this to the list because it’s all good being able to rope learn some definitions and questions, it’s another to truly understand what’s happening.
This will be extra useful as it will aid you in you new job, not just the interview process. It is also free to read online as well as available in paper copy.
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