Kostas Bariotis

Kostas Bariotis

I'm Kostas Bariotis, a web developer, a proud wanderer and a passionate doer. My mission is to write clean and efficient code, to solve problems on the web and to learn something more.

Latest Posts

Serverless Demystified

This post will be an attempt for me to start talking about the, all heard about it, serverless thing. I have been working with a serverless architecture on top of AWS for the last few months and I am feeling like I have a complete picture about it… »

Modern static site generation

In this post, I will talk about static site generators. How they have evolved and why I switched from a Ghost powered site to Gatsby.js , a modern static site generator. Static site generators as we know them Jekyll , Hexo , Hugo . They do one… »

How I failed landing a remote position

I started looking for a remote position, telecommuting in other words, as a software engineer last November. It took me 3 months to apply to ~150 job descriptions and none of them was a successful hire. Nevertheless, I now have a great job and I… »

Environment based application configuration using Webpack

I am using webpack a lot. A common pattern I am constantly using is how to manage the application specific configuration between different environments. I want to be able to set different API URLs, access codes, feature flags for every environment of… »

Writing a custom CSS framework

Writing CSS is hard! Especially cross browser testing, this is like the least fun game ever. But still, it's a big deal in our day to day life and you always feel good by the outcome. Personally, I am reusing whatever I can get off the internet and… »