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I Did It! I Wrote 15 Blog Posts in 15 Days!

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The other day I got bored and decided to write 15 blog posts in 15 days. Suffice to say, I did it! From the 16th of September, I wrote the following.

  • [Looking Back On Five Years of Programming]https://codelab.farai.xyz/the-old-ones/5-years-coding/)- Here I decided to take a look at the first five years of me programming.
  • The Time I Ran A Business In High School- Did you know I ran a business in my last few years of high school? Here’s what I got out of it.
  • The 8.5”x11” Notecard- The best academic advice I’ve ever received.
  • Random Notes About My Trip To Indonesia- I went to Indonesia and learned a few things.
  • The One Thing #TeamCrispy Should Work On- Me arguing as to why #TeamCrispy should make use of all their fancy cameras and get creative. And making slick camera shots doesn’t count.
  • [What To Learn In My Next Years of Programming?]https://codelab.farai.xyz/the-old-ones/continuing-coding-journey/)- After looking at my programming origins, I decided to look at what’s next for my (non-existent) career.
  • Fine, I’ll Look Into Grad School- Reluctantly looking into grad school.
  • [My Other Tech Interviews]https://codelab.farai.xyz/the-old-ones/interviews/other-job-interviews/)- I’ve gotten a handful of tech interviews which I’ve promply failed.
  • Expressing Gratitude- It’s good to be thankful. Here’s my attempt at doing that.
  • [How To Not Get A Job After College]https://codelab.farai.xyz/the-old-ones/job-search-fail/)- Here I summarize all the mistakes I’ve made while failing to get a job.
  • [The Time I Tried To Do An Acessibility Audit]https://codelab.farai.xyz/the-old-ones/attempted-accessibility-audit/)- One of the more substantial things I did during my volunteering experience.
  • Where I’ve Traveled In The 2010s- Looking back on all the trips I’ve done in the 2010s.
  • [A Really Bad Way To Extract PDFs]https://codelab.farai.xyz/the-old-ones/bad-pdf-extraction/)- It’s a project I’ve been sitting on for 6 months. I decided to pick it up just to write about it.
  • [My Experience As A Web Development Volunteer]https://codelab.farai.xyz/the-old-ones/web-dev-volunteer/)- Finally decided to write about the time I decided to volunteer at a charity and sucked at it.
  • I Did It! I Wrote 15 Blog Posts in 15 Days!- What you’re reading right now 😊.

I’m sure that there are loads of spelling mistakes in there, but I don’t care. If it really bothers you, send some feedback.

With that out of the way, we are now 3/4s1 of the way through the year. Along with gloating about my achievement, I wanted to use this post as a way to look at what I want to for the rest of the year.

  • Get at least three people to use my Amazon affiliate link. If it isn’t used by the end of the year, I lose it.
  • Earn a sale through my Namecheap affiliate link.
  • Get a tip through Paypal.
  • Get a patron on Patreon
  • Start a YouTube channel
  • Make a project showing my programming stickers
  • Make a project to list flights from Amsterdam airport
  • Summarize the best books I’ve read this year.
  • Debug the JavaScript syntax highlighter in Hugo.
  • Go down the rabbit hole with planning a Stardew Valley Plot
  • Finish the YouTube RSS link project I started.
  • Make my moms website
  • Make a money CMS for notaphilists.
  • Apply for jobs and
  • Apply for grad school.

There are some other projects, but I’m keeping them for next year.

Hope you keep reading!

  1. Technically 74.79% but you get it. ↩︎