This article is for all of my insanely smart friends.
You’re so damn smart — I’ve told you how awesome I think you and the solutions you’ve built…they’re amazing. You have so many awesome things on your hard drive you built that it would blow the world away if only they knew. You created Facebook before there was Facebook and PayPal before there was PayPal. But recently I’ve heard you ask, “how can this junk software out there be so popular?”…why are all these idiots more successful than me?
I’ll try to do my best to explain to you why…
As 2013 comes to a wrap I wanted to take a moment to draw out some thoughts from my experiences being self-employed for 5 1/2 years as a user interface developer by trade.
Please keep in mind this article is written specifically for developers.
Use these lessons learned to help you survive self-employed software development.
Recently I had a machine break down and had to setup a new one and this is documentation of my setup.
In this article I give you all the apps I use, OS configurations and local hosting setup.