Todd Motto

Todd Motto

Owner, Ultimate Angular
Dec 28, 2015

Stateless React components

React v0.14.0 introduces “stateless” components, which takes a more functional approach to creating chunks of...

Dec 28, 2015

Creating a tabs component with React

I have to say, this is my first proper component built in React. I tried...

Dec 21, 2015

Angular modules, setters, getters and bootstrapping

The first place you’ll usually start in any Angular application or module library, is creating...

Dec 20, 2015

A year in review of toddmotto​.com

2015 was a crazy year for me, a lot happened and much of it is...

Dec 15, 2015

Using Controller $filters to prevent $digest performance issues

Filters in Angular massively contribute to slow performance, so let’s adopt a sensible way of...

Dec 14, 2015

Resolve promises in Angular routes

Phase 1 of our Angular careers involved $http inside a Controller. Phase 2 involved abstracting...

Dec 14, 2015

Directive to Directive communication with "require"

Communication between Directives can be done in various ways. When dealing with Directives that have...

Dec 10, 2015

Dynamic Controllers in Directives with the undocumented "name" property

Assigning Controllers to Angular Directives is the norm when building out components. But what if...

Dec 7, 2015

Angular component() method back-ported to 1.3+

AngularJS 1.5 is soon to release the component() method which I wrote about last month....

Nov 13, 2015

Exploring the Angular 1.5 .component() method

AngularJS 1.5 introduced the .component() helper method, which is much simpler than the .directive() definition...

Oct 27, 2015

Walkthrough to upgrade an Angular 1.x component to Angular 2

In this article we’re going to look at upgrading your first AngularJS (1.x) component, a...