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The latest edition of the Agency Developer Newsletter
Stay up-to-date with our weekly round-up of trending web-dev content, including articles, how-tos, tool reviews and other tips & tricks.
Hi everyone!

I've been really busy recently. Over the last few weeks I worked with digital agency iamota to migrate local BC brand Mustang Survival to Shopify. Yesterday we launched, just in time for Black Friday! And that was right on the heels of re-launching Skinsei.com last week! 🎉 🎉 😅😅

Thankfully, the busy schedule didn't stop me from taking breaks scour the web for top web-dev, security and tech advice. Let's get started! - Mike

🗞 News around the Web
iPhone owners, beware. 👀  It appears Facebook might be actively using your camera without your knowledge while you're scrolling your feed.
Did you know there's a calculator that can tell how environmentally friendly your website is? This calculator will measure the carbon footprint of your website, and suggest options to reduce your site's impact on the planet. 🌎
💡 Tools, Tips, Resources
Tom from Torque provides a handful of simple tactics and tools you can use to make performing critical WordPress maintenance tasks easier. You can even automate and delegate certain parts of the process! 
Lets dive into the pros and cons of this popular architecture, some of the key design choices it entails, and common anti-patterns.
10 years of experience boiled down to 7 efficient pieces of advice! 
This is the first of four parts of the Indeed Tech Skills Explorer, an interactive look at which tech skills are in demand and for which tech jobs.
Let’s face it - being a junior developer is anything but easy. Here are some pointers to find and create a junior developer-friendly engineering culture to help boost the learning curve.
Octotree, SourceGraph, Ghostery.. just a few extensions mentioned here, check out the rest to make your Chrome surfing smooth sailing! 🏄
🧠 Blogs, Books & Podcasts
How come AdBlock, Adblock Plus, uBlock Origin, Ghostery, Brave and Firefox are letting a third-party tracker from Eulerian, a leading tracking company, execute their script freely on fortuneo.fr, one of the biggest online bank in France?
This week we talk compilers, Logo turtles, and building websites for family members. Plus a chat with Stack Overflow's new CEO.
🚰 Around the Water Cooler
An amazing tool for the less artistically inclined web developer! This little app allows you to try font pairings and see how they look in your project. Try fonts against dozens of pre-made templates too!
A helpful collection of CSS properties to build all the common geometric shapes! Who needs SVGs? This is super handy! 🔴🔷 
👋 Wrapping Up
That's it! Thanks for staying tuned. If you have any questions, please get in touch! If you know anyone who might be interested in this newsletter, sent them this link: Subscribe to Agency Developers Newsletter.

If you're in the Vancouver, BC, Canada area, you should join us for a monthly meetup of the Indie Hackers Vancouver meetup group. We meet at the end of each month to discuss entrepreneurial issues and help solve business problems as a community. It's a great time. Come check us out!

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