Laura Kolstein

Web Developer


Hello! I am Laura and I am front-end web developer who loves reading, going for long walks and watching funny things. I am a graduate of the front-end web development immersive program at HackerYou and I have certificates in web development and design from George Brown College. I also have 10 years of experience working on websites. Check out my resume to learn more about me.

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Blog Posts

CSS grids

Grids are the future!

March 26, 2017

I recently had to do a presentation about something web related for school. I chose to talk about CSS grids because I’d learned about them when I studied web design and I felt like I had something to share with my classmates. Like how I use the Photoshop template whenever I put together a wireframe for a site I’m building. Or how Bootstrap is really easy to incorporate into a site...

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Practice, practice, practice

March 5, 2017

I was super nervous to enrol in a full‑time web development bootcamp for many reasons. First, it would mean living off my savings and being unemployed for two months. The last time I was unemployed I was 15 and even then I babysat every weekend. Second, it would mean returning to school after 10 years of working full‑time. Could I handle the long days at school...

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Sublime Text Snippets: Where have you been my whole life?

February 4, 2017

I’ve been coding for a while. Ten years to be exact. And I have used a lot of text editors along the way. First there was Notepad when I was learning HTML in college. Then Dreamweaver when I started my first job and managed the company’s intranet. I thought Dreamweaver and I were in it for the long haul...