1. Write everyday. Build a blog for the project and write about milestones, progress, and hurdles. Also keep a personal blog and write about hobbies. Read some theory about "copy writing" and search engine optimization. Write personalized email responses to customers. Great communication skills will have the most impact on …
I spent the weekend fretting because one of my servers was basically being DOS'd by paying customers. During the outage I started thinking about the best way to scale and how I could make the code-base more efficient.
Linux top reported high load, in the 20's. Eventually I figured out …
tldr; When faced with pivoting or killing a project, take a good look at all possible by-products. Don't miss the hidden gem in a project's slag!
Last year I built yoursitemakesmebarf.com, a novelty web application which allowed anonymous link submission. The software would automatically take screenshots of submitted links …
- acquire users
- support my users well
- scale in a timely manner
- react quickly to feedback
- monetize the application
But most of all I'm scared that nobody will like me. I'm scared of failure.
Now that I got …
Convert any webpage to an image.
Is my idea too minimal?