After another "three year old has clearly been in my office" situation today, Kevin brought this when he came for dinner.I'm deadly serious. My office is getting locked.
Incredible words from my pal Davey about his pal Scott.
It’s odd reading this and thinking “I remember him mention that” or “I remember seeing that photo on Facebook”.
Thank you for sharing, Davey.
The first time I met Scott, was the same as the last time. In fact, the same as every time. He walked in sheepishly to the reception of the Union in Dundee, looking for someone to speak to. Or rather waiting for someone to speak to him. And there it was. The single raised hand greeting, with the other firmly planted in his pocket. A nervous smile, and the overly humble introduction. This is how Scott introduced himself to me 10 years ago. It’s how he greeted me when he walked into the Queens Arms on my stag night, the last time we saw each other. This quickly morphed into a classic Scrab hug, coupled with the affirmative ‘hiyaahhh’ wee laugh that always accompanied it. A lot changed in the decade that followed. But Scott didn’t.
The first night we met, I had booked the band for a T Break…
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Taking time off just because
Changing up my desk set up
tl;dr I have now contributed ~once~ twice to improving the WooCommerce plugin. Much like how I got started in contributing to the Remote in Tech list with a few "simple" commits, I now have started with two small tweaks of the WooCommerce plugin. I realised we didn't link to our core Importer documentation in the readme,… Continue reading It starts with a commit
Pings and Bells
Passing on knowledge
Sometimes this little “remote jobs” thing surprises me
I’m always interested to see if and how the remote-jobs repository is popular. I’ve looked on GitHub at the Insights > Traffic tab quite a few times, and tweeted previously about it.
I wanted to know exactly what “views” and “unique visitors” meant when there is only a 14 day window shown.
Visitors chart for https://github.com/remoteintech/remote-jobs up to 6th December
2.5K views, wut?!
“Is that in the 2 week period, surely not… * counts individual days * …oh ” and “I wonder if those uniques are a tally?”
So I asked GitHub support, and sure enough, those numbers are _only_ for the period shown. Yes, if someone comes back like every 3 weeks, they are shown as a unique for each count, but still, this is humbling to me.
Referring sites up to 6th Dec
Those top four are consistent. The reddit ones are a bunch of threads which change…
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Delicious Yeo Valley Lemon Curd Yoghurt
Coming back from AFK