Kent C. Dodds

Kent C. Dodds

Kent is a JavaScript developer who likes open source and teaching.

He is currently working for himself as a full-time educator. Before going full-time on education, Kent worked at PayPal. During his time there he represented the company on the TC39 committee and started several Open Source projects, notably glamorous💄, downshift 🏎️ and dom-testing-library 🐙.

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Kent C. Dodds • 2h 29m • Course

The Beginner's Guide to React

This course is for React newbies and anyone looking to build a solid foundation. It’s designed to teach you everything you need to start building web apps in React right away.

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Get into Open Source

Open source is an excellent way to level up your skills as a developer. You don't need to be an expert to start contributing to open source. Learn how Kent recommends starting in open source.

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Kent C. Dodds • Course • 1h 30m
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Kent C. Dodds • Article • 5m
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Kent C. Dodds • Article • 3m

More From Kent

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Podcast

Kent C. Dodds chats with developers about life, career, and code.

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Epic React Case Study
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egghead Case Study

Learn how Kent started working with egghead.