Self-taught coders: What are some of your personal projects that got employers' attention when you found your first job?

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  • game

    ⚔️ An online JavaScript 2D Medieval RPG. (by delaford)

    https://github.com/delaford/game It's my JavaScript RPG with a multiplayer connection using Node.js and Vue 2.5

  • tspvis

    🗺️ Visualize and control algorithms for the traveling salesman problem

    This one tspvis.com (source). Just having an organized GitHub goes a long way

  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The Open Source Firebase alternative introduces iOS support . Appwrite is an open source backend server that helps you build native iOS applications much faster with realtime APIs for authentication, databases, files storage, cloud functions and much more!

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts plus user suggested alternatives. Hence, a higher number means a more popular project.

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