Marketing, Product Launching and SEO 101

As of about a half a year ago I knew literally nothing about marketing or search engine optimization. I've been involved on the technical side of early stage companies a few times and had oft wondered about the magical mystical world of online marketing. I kept hearing things like "landing…

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Open-sourcing

Quick post today: I've open-sourced my blog code, and the code for a mobile application I've been working on. They are both on my GitHub account: Projects Hey Jane is an iOS app that lets you share, rate and view messages by location. Basically the way it works is anyone…

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Mailbox Beta

Mailbox has given me access to their beloved Beta and several "Betacoins" to share! First of you to download the Mailbox Beta App for OS X and drop in one of the unused Betacoins gets access: For those of you that don't know, Mailbox is an awesome email client that…

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Day Job

A couple weeks ago I did a "lightning talk" at a Ruby meetup in Ottawa. It's a quick presentation of some of the technology I'm using to build a network performance monitoring product during my day job. Technology like Sidekiq, Amazon SQS, Go, Logstash and more. …

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Ghost + Heroku

Well, I guess it makes sense for my first post to be about the tech I'm using to make my first post. I opted for Ghost because I liked a lot of the Ghost themes better than the Wordpress ones I found, and I'm not planning on doing much more…

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