The Embedded Entrepreneur - Introduction

In this series of posts, I'm going to summarise my takes on Arvid Kahl's new book "The Embedded Entrepreneur", while reading the book for the second time. I have had the privilege of being one of the reviewers of the book and I have already finished it once. Now I'm…

March update

If you're reading this you are probably interested in reading my February update as well. In this blog post I'm going to talk about what happened to me during the month of March and the first half of April. Things that I planned to do and didn't manage to do,…

February update

In the past month (and a week) I wasn't updating anything on the seen.lit.codes service and nothing on any other projects really. I was mostly involved with applying for a full-time job in Europe. I will soon move there. Hopefully I will write about my reasons to leave…

Switching to UIKit

I decided to go with Material Design Lite at first because it was closer to Material UI which is my go-to framework these days and does not require any build tools to work (works fine with pugjs) The result wasn't very visually compelling though. Choosing the right frameworkIt looks clean…

Seen improvements

Last week I managed to implement a tracking service which allows you to track who has seen your emails (or blog posts) by pasting an invisible pixel in the contents, in this post I went into full detail about the process and what I've done each day to make it…

Building seen in public - final

In this post I'm going to talk about my experience, (re)building seen in public. It was a 7 days challenge and I did my best to make a service created previously for personal use into something presentable. See the thread of the blog posts here. Ups and downsAt the…

Building seen in public - day 7

Today is the last day of building seen.lit.codes in public. After today I will be attempting to launch it on various platforms to get feedbacks. So today will be about finishing touches to make it more usable. See the day 6 here. Fixing clipboard on mobileThe document.executeCommand(…

Building seen in public - day 6

Today I'm going to work on usability of the app, my goal is that by end of today a lot of users have less trouble using the service. You can find yesterday's work here, more links are available at the end of this page. List of featuresI was fortunate enough…