startup

Follow my progress on how I'm creating apps, websites, helping others, and starting startups myself

Time to Make Something

I'm going through a internal battle of what project I should start next. I've tried all the tricks of making short lists, pro/con comparisons and just about every other trick available. Time to close all my open apps and just Make Something. Don't fall prey to startup media hype. You don't need a Billion Dollar market to launch a product. It's possible to find niche markets everywhere. The only thing holding you back is you. Don't throw money at big markets and if's. Build products

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2015 in Review and Goals for 2016

As I look back on 2014 year in review/2015 Goals post I'm quite happy with what I've accomplished. However not a goal or accomplishment, the birth of our son Flynn was the biggest blessing I could ever imagine. Everything else pales in comparison when looking back at this year. It is always such a great feeling to see that you followed through on certain goals and what you need to work on for the coming year. 2015 in Review Ride the Zugerberg Classic Mountain Bike

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2014 in Review and Goals for 2015

Wow what a year 2014 was. It had many up's and down's but had a lot of great accomplishments and moments. I'm happy to have completed so many goals this year but I want to continue my progress in 2015. My ToDo list for 2015 is big and and quite venturesome. 2014 in Review One of my goals for 2014 was moving all of my websites to Digital Ocean. This was probably the start of many other projects I undertook. I am still really happy with

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First Project Launched - InstaGP

It's been quite a ride to get to this point. After the first InstaGP Pivot until now it's been a lot of time coding and trial and error. I quite enjoyed the project and learned a ton about the Instagram API and Twiiter Bootstrap. Will it gain traction and become popular during MotoGP season? Only time will tell. I launched the MVP(Minimum Viable Product) for InstaGP on 5 December. I decided to keep the functionality to a minimum of just the rider profiles. I will

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InstaGP Time to Pivot

After my initial post of 3 Startups before the end of the year I already have an update. Like lots of tech companies a pivot was definitely going to occur. Well I certainly didn’t expect a pivot so early on. I started working on InstaGP the Instagram + MotoGP (Motorcycle Racing) mashup. Initially I was going to pull pictures from Instagram based on time and location. Based on this information it was planned to take these pictures + locations and overlay them on top of the particular

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Countdown to 3 Startup Launches!

With the upcoming Christmas Holidays I've already set a very sporty goal for myself. I plan on launching 3 different startups before the end of the Christmas break. Enough of the sitting around dreaming of something to launch. I'm going to pull the trigger and force myself to launch and set the countdown in motion. My inspiration comes from Pieter Levels from Levels.io and Bootstrappers.io. Pieter kicked off his own personal challenge of launching 12 Startups in 12 Months and so far he is

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