Migrating From Evernote To Joplin

Reading Time: 2 minutes Migrating From Evernote to Joplin is a pretty straightforward task. This article will walk you through migrating from Evernote to Joplin on macOS and Android. My History With Evernote I’ve used Evernote for just shy of three years. I used it briefly when it first came out, then quickly pivoted to using my own handwritten…

Learn Structurizr

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Basics Structurizr is primarily a diagram generation tool created by Simon Brown, the creator of the C4 Model. The primary focus of the tool is the rapid generation of several diagrams with the same components. It appears that Simon was tired of the other tools that make you reinvent the wheel. I share the…

Yet Another Productivity System

Reading Time: 2 minutes Yet another productivity system that won’t work for you! Well maybe? I don’t know about you, but I’ve been chasing the cloaked unicorn of productivity my entire life. I’ve tried many different techniques to stay focused, and I’ve failed more often that not. Hopefully you’ll find this useful, I know I will find it useful.…

Open Source Web Clipper

Reading Time: < 1 minute Open source web clipper?! Yes, it’s true, there is such a thing, and it’s awesome. I’ve been using Evernote for a couple years, and I’ve found it be less than ideal. It has many features that I like, but it’s trying to do too many things. I’ve also used OneNote and Notion and find that…

Dendron And GitJournal

Reading Time: < 1 minute I had a task to check out Roam notes. I finally got around to completing the task, and I’m glad I did. As I was researching, I ran into Dendron, which is similar to Roam, and I’m hooked. Roam costs money, I don’t need another bill, and in fact, I’m trying to dump Evernote. Roam…

Learn Design Systems

Reading Time: 5 minutes The Basics Learn design systems for fun and profit! A Design System is a set of interconnected patterns and shared practices coherently organized to aid in digital product design and development of products such as apps or websites. It may contain but is not limited to pattern libraries and design language, style guides, coded components,…

A Pragmatic Programmer Book Review

Reading Time: 6 minutes A Pragmatic Programmer book review by Jeff Bailey I really like this book. As a programmer that has been at it since the 20th century, this book codifies my experiences. As I read through the book, I find myself nodding my head and agreeing more often than not. It’s almost like reading daily affirmations that…

Learn Java

Reading Time: 3 minutes The Basics Learn Java for fun and profit! Java has been around for so long that this article is nearly meaningless. It’s possible to find resources to learn Java in top abundance. It has been around a long time; on May 23, 1995, Java was born. It’s a mature language with a deep bench of libraries…

Learn How To Prioritize

Reading Time: 5 minutes The Basics Learn how to prioritize for fun and profit! I don’t know about you, but prioritization is challenging for me. I’ve struggled with deciding what the most important task is at any given time for years. My prioritization struggles are rooted in my desire to do all the things. I have a large set…