My wife Stacey is getting back into web design after a 15-year hiatus, with a goal of having a job in the field a year from now. She may also be interested in development in the future, but design comes first. She’s on a timeline, and can’t afford to drown in a sea of resources. […]
Author: Avdi Grimm
A complaint that I have with pretty much every programming language manual I’ve ever read, is that they almost never start by telling you how to get the tools you need. Sure, they tell you how to install the basic compiler or interpreter for the language, information you could easily discover by following the first […]
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Reader Rob asks: One thing stuck out to me reading this, and I was wondering if you’d be willing to elaborate on it further: “The trouble is, the economics of selling a service for less than $10/month are damn near prohibitive.” Would you mind explaining how you came to this conclusion? Thanks!
On probably half a dozen different occasions some aspiring entrepreneur has asked me: Would you be interested in a hosted solution for selling screencasts? In most cases, the promised solution never goes beyond talk. In a few cases I’ve been sent invitations to beta test. In all cases, a successful business has failed to materialize, […]