Category: Recommendations

  • Migrate your Etsy Shop to your own website

    Etsy recently hit sellers with a 30% fee increase on sales, not including the processing fees, listing fees, platform store fee, and marketing fees (opt-in) they charge. They are taking quite a cut from indie sellers! They do provide a nice service and a built-in community. But indie sellers that have their own social following […]

  • Inhibiting Email Tracking

    A lot of email services track you by putting a tiny transparent image in your email and logging when you load it. You can prevent this by turning off autoloading of remote images in your favorite email app’s settings. If your app doesn’t have that setting, consider switching. I’m currently using Airmail across all of […]

  • A Week with AirPods

    I’ve had Apple’s AirPods for a week. Here are my impressions so far: Getting them The back order is a real bummer. I bought these the same day I bought the 10.5” iPad Pro, but I had to wait a month and a half to get them. Two days after getting them, Amanda tried them […]

    A Week with AirPods
  • An Exercise for Professional Clarity

    Isaac, Praxis’s founder and CEO, had me do an exercise today that helped me clarify what the education part of our product is and how we expect customers to use it. Think about what you do at your job, why you do it, and how you do it. Or even better, what your company’s product […]

  • 3 Ways to Use Your HBO Subscription 

    If you are like me, you just rebooted your HBO subscription in order to watch the new Game of Thrones season. Here are three great shows you can watch Monday through Saturday: The Wire – A classic. If you haven’t watched it, you must. Drugs, politics, and life in Baltimore.  Westworld – Amanda and I […]

  • The NYTimes Magazine’s set of graphic stories (read: comics) they published last week are fantastic. Check them out:  https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/06/02/magazine/new-york-stories-introduction.html