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CodePen Radio

The CodePen team talk about the ins and outs of running a web software business.

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#234: React Grids

Cassidy is on to talk about powering the grids on CodePen with React to make them faster and future feature friendly!

21 Aug 2019

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#239: Our Current Stack

Rachel and Chris go on a tour through tech town to talk about CodePen's current stack and how it has changed and morphed over the years.

25 Sep 2019

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#249: 2019 in Review

We're wrapping it up for 2019! In this special episode, Marie talks to everybody on Team CodePen about their favorite projects of the year.

19 Dec 2019

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#254: Design Tools

Klare and Chris talk about the design tools used at CodePen, and why we landed on the apps that we did.

6 Feb 2020

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#243: Breaking Stuff

Chris and Marie are on to talk about when stuff breaks at CodePen. We chat about how things break, how we handle communication while things are broken, and what we learn about our product (and ourselves) when something isn't working like it should.

6 Nov 2019

Rank #5

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#260: Remote

Marie, Klare, and Chris talk about the things CodePen has learned about working from home and offer some advice to those who are unexpectedly making the transition to working from home.

18 Mar 2020

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#252: Browser Testing

Stephen, Marie, and Chris talk about cross browser testing - both as a user as well as behind the scenes at CodePen.

22 Jan 2020

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#261: Following and Activity

Chris, Stephen, and Marie talk about how CodePen has updated the Following feed and the activity feed to make them more fun and useful

25 Mar 2020

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#242: Collections

Stephen and Marie are on the show to talk about recent updates and improvements to the Collections feature on CodePen.

17 Oct 2019

Rank #9

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#259: Teaching with CodePen

Stephen and Chris talk about the various ways CodePen is used in education - both formal and "for fun". Documentation, streaming, code camps, and more!

11 Mar 2020

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#245: Stuff

Chris and Marie are on to talk about a lot of stuff — literal stuff, like swag and our branded merch, and tough stuff, like making the decision to wind down meetups.

20 Nov 2019

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#251: Marketing

It's January, and that means Chris and Marie are thinking about marketing (again). In this episode we talk about the challenges of marketing and user education for a complex app like CodePen.

15 Jan 2020

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#247: Ads

Chris and Marie talk about the various ways sponsorship and advertising has changed over the years at CodePen.

4 Dec 2019

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#244: Kristopher Van Sant

CodePen community member Kristopher Van Sant is on to talk about her #PassThePen group and Collab Mode Extravaganzas on Twitch.

13 Nov 2019

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#258: Keyboard Commands

Show Description Stephen, Marie, and Chris talk about figuring out how to add new keyboard shortcuts to CodePen and the challenges it proposes trying to add features like that to a browser-based app like CodePen. Time Jumps 00:49:09 Shortcuts are hard 08:23:19 Moving between editors 14:30:14 Sponsor: Netlify 16:25:24 Other new commands Sponsor: Netlify Netlify […]

4 Mar 2020

Rank #15

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#246: Pop Out Previews

Klare, Stephen, and Marie talk about the latest feature CodePen launched: grid modal view. How did we build this? Why did we build this? And, more importantly, what do we call it?

27 Nov 2019

Rank #16

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#263: A New Editor Vue

Show Description Chris, Stephen, and Marie talk about the new editor experience that’s coming soon for Vue.js on CodePen. Time Jumps 02:59 What the Vue? 06:27 🍑 14:32 Sponsor: Jetpack 16:59 Prefill embed Sponsor: Jetpack Jetpack is full of features. If you have had the feeling that you’re paying for more than you need, you’re […]

8 Apr 2020

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#241: CTO

Chris talks with Alex about his role as CTO at CodePen and what he sees as his job, how to learn from mistakes, and ways to level up as a developer.

9 Oct 2019

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#256: Browsing

Klare, Stephen, and Marie talk about recent changes to browsing CodePen and how it makes everything faster and less likely to start a fire on your laptop.

19 Feb 2020

Rank #19