Joel Dare


July 14, 2024 7:44 PM
Today I explored email sending tools. I want to send email and SMS so I think I’ve landed on Twilio Sendgrid. I added a short article to my site about (Sending Email with Sendgrid)[sending-email-with-sendgrid] after following their simple instructions for Curl.

July 11, 2024 7:01 AM
This week I joined Barbara’s Club with a personal invitation from Patty Newbold. Patty is the President of Barbara Sher Online LLC and reached out when I recommended the book Refuse to Choose by Barbara Sher in a comment on Hacker News.

July 07, 2024 9:17 AM
I read and enjoyed this post about Writing to Think by Henrik Karlsson.

July 03, 2024 1:16 PM
I posted my Quick Calories app on Hacker News. For some reason I was nervous about this today. I post on HN pretty regularly, I don’t know why this felt different. There’s a nagging fear that I could fail. But, I threw it out there and I think I’m ready for whatever happens.

June 29, 2024 11:47 PM
I wrote a new article about Using Neat CSS on GitHub Pages and realized I had screwed up variable substitution on a previous article.

June 28, 2024 3:09 PM
I finished the short audio book Permission Marketing by Seth Godin during a long drive this week. The book is relatively old but it was a good read and the main points have stood up relatively well.

June 18, 2024 11:47 PM
Yesterday, I 3D printed a sewing button to avoid going to the big box store.

June 17, 2024 9:36 PM
Created a mailing list for small business founders.