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Regex Tips & Tricks

by Juliette Reinders Folmer

Published December 6, 2017 in Programming

Presented on December 6th, 2017 at the Confoo conference, Vancouver, Canada.
No matter whether you develop in PHP, Javascript, Ruby, Python or even HTML5, knowing how to write Regular Expressions is an essential skill for any developer.
While many consider regexes to be black magic, used appropriately they're an awesome power-tool in your tool-belt.
This talk will show you how to build effective regular expressions, introduce you to some of the more advanced features and teach you some useful tips and tricks.