Karen Ying
i beep boop && write about it

Quarantine Day 259: Princeton CS Senior Takes the AP CS Exam

Did I get a 5? My ex-Facebook, ex-Google, ex-Airbnb, ex-boyfriend grades it

Nov 296 min read

The Ultimate Guide to Becoming a VSCode Girl

The post that will have tech bros quaking in their Allbirds wool runners

Nov 255 min read

Simple React Router Nav Bar

Using React Router and clever CSS to create a nav bar with dots to show hover and active state

Nov 224 min read

Pixels vs. Bricks

Drawing parallels between web design and major architecture movements

Nov 195 min read

Boost Visual Accessibility by Auto Flipping Text Color

White text on light backgrounds is cancelled. Dynamically change text color based on background color instead. Even Facebook gets this wrong. Do you?

Nov 77 min read

v2.0 Stable Release

blog.karenying.com launch ... @Medium, it’s time to break up. It’s not you. It’s me

Oct 253 min read