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…

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…

Building seen in public - day 5

This is the continuation of attempting to implement the UI features using Material Design Lite, which started on day 4 and hopefully will be finished by today. Too much to chewYesterday it was pretty obvious that the long list of features was not going to happen. So before adding the…

Building seen in public - day 4

Today I'm aiming to implement some of the UI features of the wireframe created yesterday. Material Design LiteI'm going to use Material Design Lite. The reason being that it doesn't tie me to any specific UI framework, and still gives me the clean Material Design components. Before adding any new…

Building seen in public - day 3

This is the continuation of the work I did in day 2, to get the big picture see the main post. It's no question that the UI needs a lot of work. When I started working on this serivce, it was only for my own use, so I didn't feel…