Build Stuff Spain 2018 Retrospective

I usually spend some time evaluating the conferences I go to. Last year, I made the mistake of participating in too many conferences and rather than getting more input, I ended up feeling like I didn't really had the time to evaluate what I'd learned. On my latest Founders Retreat…

2017 Retrospect

Time for another retrospective post. Unlike previous years, my main professional focus (maybe personal as well), has been on elmah.io. So, how are things? Very well actually. The product is growing consistently and the numbers are starting to look very promising. Just recently, I hired my first employee. It’…

GOTO Copenhagen 2017 Retrospective

Another year of GOTO have come to an end. At least for me, since I only participated a single day this year. I was invited as a blogger once again. In short, bloggers are offered free access to the conference by writing blog posts, typically around subjects discussed on the…

Lean Startup on elmah.io - Pivot

This is the sixth and final post in a series about Lean Startup on elmah.io. Check out the other posts here: Introduction Minimum viable product Continuous deployment Split testing Metrics Pivot When looking back on the last 4 years, elmah.io has pivoted multiple times. My original idea with…

Lean Startup on elmah.io - Metrics

This is the fifth post in a series about Lean Startup on elmah.io. Check out the other posts here: Introduction Minimum viable product Continuous deployment Split testing Metrics Pivot Tech nerds loves metrics, right? I often hear people saying, that you should select 2-5 KPIs and stick with those.…

Lean Startup on elmah.io - Split testing

This is the fourth post in a series about Lean Startup on elmah.io. Check out the other posts here: Introduction Minimum viable product Continuous deployment Split testing Metrics Pivot Split testing or A/B testing is one of the practices from Lean Startup that I really enjoy. Making a…

Lean Startup on elmah.io - Continuous deployment

This is the third post in a series about Lean Startup on elmah.io. Check out the other posts here: Introduction Minimum viable product Continuous deployment Split testing Metrics Pivot I’m on a path to release every change to production. All of my web apps are automatically deployed to…

Lean Startup on elmah.io - Minimum viable product

This is the second post in a series about Lean Startup on elmah.io. Check out the other posts here: Introduction Minimum viable product Continuous deployment Split testing Metrics Pivot When starting to think about implementing new products and features, I mostly start by talking to the users. I know…

Lean Startup on elmah.io - Introduction

If you are a returning reader of this blog, you know that I’m not into heavy software processes. While I try to be very structured around how I spend my time, my daily work doesn’t follow a specific software development process. I get inspiration from the workplaces I…