Gareth Brown

Written by Gareth Brown who lives and works in Bristol, UK. You should follow him on Twitter

Using GraphCMS and Remark with Gatsby

January 8, 2021

Using GraphCMS with Gatsby is a great way to manage your blog without having to keep all your posts as markdown in your repository. I describe how I used Remark to render the markdown on the page.

Adding Vue frontend to Firebase Functions API - Part 2

December 16, 2020

This is a part 2 of the previous post for setting up Firebase Functions. I thought it would be good to have a frontend for our API. I’m very new to Vue JS so I’ve chosen to use Vue mainly as a way to learn it further myself.

Building a notes API with Firebase Functions - Part 1

December 16, 2020

I’ve been a big fan of Firebase for a while and have now used it in a number of projects. In this tutorial blog post I want to create an API endpoint using Cloud Functions where we can create and get notes from Firestore.

GitHub CLI

December 16, 2020

I’ve seen this new GitHub CLI pop up recently in articles and as I use GitHub for both projects at work and home it makes complete sense for me to check it out.


December 16, 2020

Welcome to my blog. At this stage I'm not sure exactly what will be found in the pages of this blog but it will most likely be documented processes of certain development problems I run into and how I solve them.