That it's one of the best ways to learn a technology you haven't worked with before.
I just published an npm package/tool that allows you to create static candlestick charts for financial data. All you have to do is plug in some JSON data, set some options and call the
draw() function on it. Check it out here for more details, there's a nice and clean little README involved: NPM - candlestickcharts
In a matter of a week's worth of solid work, I managed to:
Now to find out how much maintenance work is involved, maybe I'll make another post then 😉. In the mean time, I'm probably going to look into a new project - because let's face it, it's more fun to work on shiny new ideas than maintaining old ones. (Ha.)
NOTE: This post was originally published on DEV.to, here.