September 6, 2021

A recap of our latest team workshop

Factorial Academy Days
February 23, 2021

Balancing profession and private

In our job interviews with potential future employees we have a running gag: “At Factorial everyone works flexibly and remotely, not only when the heating meter stops by”. It is important to us that every employee is given the opportunity to integrate his/her family situation and leisure activities into the daily work routine. And this is how.

November 26th, 2021

How to approach UX and UI Design

There are numerous web pages out there giving advice for what to consider when talking about good user experience and meaningful user interfaces. It actually got to the point where it is hard to wrap your head around all the different opinions existing out there.

October 5, 2021

Developing and testing web components

This blog is a follow up from my previous article “Custom elements with Vue Reactivity”. Here I will be sharing my thoughts on the challenges I faced setting up development and unit testing environments, while not forgetting about accessibility concerns for a Web Components project.

August 27, 2021

Improving Group (and core) with a modular handler system

Entity types in core come with what is known as handlers: Various smaller classes that carry out a specific task for the entity type. Group copied this system for its own plugins, but quickly found out that there are severe extensibility limitations to how core deals with handler declarations.

August 14, 2021

JWT Authentication with Nuxt

In this article, I’m going to show you a way of handling JWT authentication tokens and refresh tokens within Nuxt. We will not use the official nuxt/auth package in this tutorial, since the current version, as of writing this article, is not very stable and not yet fully documented and tested.