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Building an Element in Polymer 2: Making it Look Good! (Part 4 of 5)

3 months ago
In part four of our series on building an element in Polymer 2, Elliott gets the basic checklist we mocked up looking production ready using pre-made elements and styling. Part 1: goo.gl/KZi1FH Part 2: goo.gl/udVyiu Part 3: goo.gl/pyEJEi Part 4: goo.gl/JrpVHH (This video) Part 5: goo.gl/cZPncL Polycast Code → goo.gl/gQGXNk Polymer Project – Getting Started […]

Building an Element in Polymer 2: Install Tools & Initialize Project (Part 1 of 5)

3 months ago
In this episode of Polycasts, Elliott demonstrates building an element in Polymer 2. This episode is broken into 5 parts, links to the rest of the videos are below. In the first part, Elliott walks us through on how to install the proper tools & initialize a project. Part 1: goo.gl/KZi1FH (This video) Part 2: […]

Building an Element in Polymer 2: Making it Work! (Part 5 of 5)

3 months ago
In the fifth and final part of our series on building an element in Polymer 2, Elliott adds logic to the element to make the checklist fully functional. Part 1: goo.gl/KZi1FH Part 2: goo.gl/udVyiu Part 3: goo.gl/pyEJEi Part 4: goo.gl/JrpVHH Part 5: goo.gl/cZPncL (This video) Polycast Code → goo.gl/gQGXNk Polymer Project – Getting Started → […]

Building an Element in Polymer 2: Basic Polymer Conversion (Part 3 of 5)

3 months ago
In part three of our series on building an element in Polymer 2, Elliott mocks up some code for a simple checklist then starts refining it using Polymer. Part 1: goo.gl/KZi1FH Part 2: goo.gl/udVyiu Part 3: goo.gl/pyEJEi (This video) Part 4: goo.gl/JrpVHH Part 5: goo.gl/cZPncL Polycast Code → goo.gl/gQGXNk Polymer Project – Getting Started → […]

Building an Element in Polymer 2: Understanding Polymer Project Structure (Part 2 of 5)

3 months ago
In part two of our series on building an element in Polymer 2, Elliott goes over the basic structure and layout of a project using demo code. Part 1: goo.gl/KZi1FH Part 2: goo.gl/udVyiu (This video) Part 3: goo.gl/pyEJEi Part 4: goo.gl/JrpVHH Part 5: goo.gl/cZPncL Polycast Code → goo.gl/gQGXNk Polymer Project – Getting Started → goo.gl/WuU55k […]

Asynchronous Actions with Redux — Polycasts #62

1 year ago
Today we’re continuing on with polymer-redux and talking about asynchronous actions. To streamline the process we’ll be using an addition to Redux called Redux Thunk. Redux Thunk let’s you dispatch a function that can asynchronous fire off actions, kind of like an async action creator. Demo code: goo.gl/9j99db Check out the docs for redux-thunk on […]

How to use Redux in Polymer — Polycasts #61

1 year ago
Grab the latest polymer-redux and give it a go! Click here: goo.gl/fGUSf4 How do you manage state in a large Polymer app? This is probably the most frequently asked question we get on Polycasts. Today we’re going to start tackling this problem using the Redux library and an adapter written for Polymer called polymer-redux. Explaining […]

Building Firebase for production — Polycasts #60

1 year ago
It’s time to wrap up our series on Firebase and Polymer. In today’s episode we’ll look at how you can use the polymer-build library to craft a Gulpfile to bundle your Polymer and Firebase resources for production. polymer-build is a really helpful little resource that will take your HTML Imports and split them into individual […]
Firebase Messaging — Polycasts #59

Firebase Messaging — Polycasts #59

1 year ago
Read the Firebase Cloud Messaging documentation: goo.gl/h3wBld One of the coolest features to land in Chrome recently is the ability to send a user a push notification. These notifications may trigger in response to a user action or could just be used as a mechanism to notify the user when you launch some new content. […]
Firebase Realtime Database — Polycasts #58

Firebase Realtime Database — Polycasts #58

1 year ago
Get started with the Firebase Realtime Database documentation: goo.gl/hgWLRL Picking up from where we left off in the last episode, today on Polycasts we’ll look at how to connect our app to the Firebase realtime database. The Firebase database is extremely easy to setup and since it’s event based, you never have to poll it […]
Authentication with Firebase — Polycasts #57

Authentication with Firebase — Polycasts #57

2 years ago
Check out polymerfire at: goo.gl/IX7KIg Polymer and Firebase go together like PB & J. Lots of folks have been asking for a series on using the two together so I thought, let’s do this! Today on the show we’ll be covering the basics of setting up your first Firebase project and handling user auth through […]
Moar Forms! — Polycasts #56

Moar Forms! — Polycasts #56

2 years ago
Today on the show let’s look at how you can wrap a native input element using Custom Elements to make it easy to style controls but still get native form support. httpbin (great for testing out form data): httpbin.org/ Polycasts playlist: goo.gl/r5fsMq Polymer Slack: bit.ly/polymerslack Polymer G+: goo.gl/YC5Bsh Subscribe to the Chrome Developers channel: goo.gl/OUF4e2