Founder's blog

Nov 22 2020
Building and minifying JS, CSS, LESS, SASS in Visual Studio with no extensions

Building and minifying JS, CSS, LESS, SASS in Visual Studio with no extensions

Developing an ASP.NET app (Core or Framework/MVC) still requires working with external web tools sometimes - for example, when you want to use advanced web-dev stuff like SASS/LESS, PostCSS, or modern frameworks like Tailwind CSS, or just simply being able to minify, bundle and "babelize" your JavaScript

Oct 28 2020
Investigating CPU spikes for ASP.NET on Windows

Investigating CPU spikes for ASP.NET on Windows

Ever found yourself looking at the w3wp.exe process eating 80% CPU and wondering "what the heck is ASP.NET (Core) doing"?

Sep 30 2020
How long do you think this code will run?

How long do you think this code will run?

We have just spent the last 24 hours fixing a nasty bug in production.

Sep 7 2020
22 Things We're Awesome At

22 Things We're Awesome At

My previous post was about the things we do wrong

I should probably mention the things we're fucking awesome at.

Jun 22 2020
Things we do wrong at Jitbit

Things we do wrong at Jitbit

1) We still receive all errors via email

May 10 2020
A Quick Note on Being Self-funded

A Quick Note on Being Self-funded

I'm probably biased but I've always been a strong opponent of the VC-backed model and the "Silicon Valley" way of doing things - when a big "exit" is the ultimate goal everyone aims at.

Apr 11 2020
Coding is procrastination for founders

Coding is procrastination for founders

When you have a small startup, you don't have enough hands for everything. Neither you nor the team. Not only that - your brain also tries to avoid tedious tasks, preferring to engage in fun and interesting ones instead. The benefit of being overwhelmed is there's always plenty to choose from.

Mar 23 2020
How to switch to remote in 1 day

How to switch to remote in 1 day

Most remote work guides I see during these days of COVID-19, are all about optimizing for remote work in a remote company where everyone will keep working remotely forever. I haven't yet seen any realistic, simple, unsexy and "down to earth" guides on how to urgently switch a "traditional" old-school corporation to remote in 1 day.

Mar 21 2020
How B2B Software Sales Really Work

How B2B Software Sales Really Work

Ages ago some dude I met at the Microconf conference (I don't remember his name unfortunately) explained to me how B2B software sales work in under 3 minutes, and it was brilliant.

Mar 11 2020
Why Managers Make more Money than Engineers

Why Managers Make more Money than Engineers

Programmers often wonder, why executives make more money than developers. How come "John the manager" gets paid more than me, who's doing all the work?!

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