Silly Two Hour Side Project

For the past couple of months I’ve been working on a new side project called Howdy. It’s a highly opinionated chat-free bot-free in-app notification tool. It’s a big side project to take on and I’m currently only about half way to a beta. Tonight, on a whim, I decided to try and launch something before […]

Sustainable Side Projects

For the longest time now I’ve been fond of indie businesses. Most of my friends don’t even know this, but the first real company that I ever started on my own was called SimpleStartup. It was a web app written in PHP that helped single person companies create a website, charge money for their services, […]

I’ll Stay Indie, Thanks…

We all know the “Silicon Valley” siren call: IF: you quit your job, and start a company, AND you raise money (early & often), AND you prioritize the growth of your company over everything else in your life, AND you can hang onto the reins for 5-12 years… THEN: you’ll be rewarded with a Scrooge […]