Quirky Apex

Developer related topics for the platform


July 2017

An approach to reusing Lightning Components

In this blog post I’m going to show you how to increase the usability of your Lightning Components in your application by decoupling responsibilities and enforcing separation of concerns.

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Fast Simple Unit Testing

Fantastic video from Salesforce explaining how to use the ApexMocks framework and the new Stub API. Highly worth watching if you’re interested in speeding up your unit tests or considering using the FFLIB framework.

Just passed the Community Cloud Consultant exam!


What I liked about this exam is that it forces you to look into functionality not commonly used within communities, such as topics or reputation and even moderation. It’s a valuable certificate to attain for opening your eyes to other areas of the platform you may not be so familiar with!

Speeding up Lightning Components

One thing I hear from time to time is that Lightning Components can be a little slow, especially when rendering dynamic data. In this blog post I’m going to share some thoughts and approaches on how to speed up rendering times and improve the usability of your applications.

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