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Introduction

Welcome! I'm Richard Hartfield, also known as RJ, and I have been writing code since I was about 12 years old or so. I initially got into programming because I wanted to create a game, but I got into web development shortly after that. I enjoy writing code that performs quickly but also balances the readability of the code as well.

I've started this blog to share with you my experiences and opinions while working on projects. However, I'm going to write about the things that I think tend to be more complicated. For example, understanding the value of and writing tests, which is a topic I want to cover soon. I will also write about my interpretations and opinions on a variety of concepts and tools, which I'm not claiming to be an expert in, but instead to give my perspective on it and I hope that others can give their perspectives too.

I hope that this blog can serve as a great inspiration to you and that you will want to join for some discussions in the comments.

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