Rental Chasers Theme Modifications
October 2019 - December 2019
- Use JS to make charts that are visually interesting
- Modify existing functionality to work with the House Canary API
John needed modifications to a project that was a work in progress. My job was to finish up the remaining site features so the site can launch. Changes included design updates, house pricing charts, and integrations with the house canary API to get relevant rental information.
Rental Chasers Gallery
The process was to work on features as they came in. I had a general list of things to work on and details came as I asked questions and the project progressed. Most of the work revolved around integrating the API and updating information site-wide to reflect this. Lots of testing was required since lots of parts needed to be updated. I used Chart JS to integrate the data and display it.
The stack was straightforward, just plain JS, WordPress, and CSS.
Want to check out some code demos?
Converting jQuery Blog Post Component To Vanilla JS
Defining Reusable Column Extends with SCSS
Quick Note: The atSmall type mixins are just basic media queries. Since these kinds of layouts are common, they also need to be overwritable if I want to change the spacing. Generally, the ‘default’ spacing is defined in the extend/mixins. Example Use Cases To get the layout working, you only need a container class and […]