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Sometimes, you actually need a break

There is a very slight difference between “Workaholic” and “Hard Worker”. I have been working without any breaks for a two years of a long time. No weekends, occasional outings and lesser contacts. While I was thinking it would bring me more productivity, it actually started killing it. Only then I figured: Being at work and…

Delhi

The Bling City – Delhi

It’s about November’13 when I moved to Delhi, thinking of a better living  and work than my current city Varanasi. But as they say, not everything works as planned, that’s what happened. I have bunch of problems here in my current city and I just keep fighting and fighting with it. To count a few,…

2014

2013 Year In Review

Since last year, I started writing “Year In Review” every year to track my own progress year by year and also for them who are interested in things how I made it happen. If you haven’t already seen the last year’s review, you might want to take a quick look. Speaking of last year, when…

First Two Hours of Contributing to WordPress Core

If you have read my previous article about completing 2 years with working with WordPress then you must be aware that I recently decided to contribute to WordPress Core. I have committed to contribute to WordPress core every Sunday for an hour. Last week I started doing pretty small things, like reading docs about how…

Two Years with WordPress

It’s been exactly two years today since I started working with WordPress and that was the best decision I made ever. I’ve been always thinking of giving back to the community but always ended up with an excuse of not knowing how to. In past 2 years, I’ve done more than 50 sites on WordPress but I stopped doing client work from last Feb since I started my own venture Codestag with John Fraskos. Since then we’ve released quite a number of quality themes with thousands of happy customers. Lately I started receiving e-mails for some help and it felt…

Things I would love to see changing on Mojo

Its been 1 and half year since I started working with WordPress. Apart from taking freelance projects I thought to generate passive income and Mojo-Themes was a great way to do that. Going ahead I published a my first theme Miniature on Mojo-Themes. It wasn’t able to grab too many sales but as an start it went well. While being a user of Mojo-Themes I came up with a couple of problems that I would like to see changing on it. As a part of this marketplace I’d like to be a part by coming up with some problems that…

2012 Year in Review

I thought of writing a year in review for looking back what I did this year. Starting 2013, I’ll be doing this every year, it will help me track my progress, but I hope you can learn something as well. 2012, was year when I was working with a company as an intern, joined in October’11. Things went well in starting I had bunch of things to learn. In October 2012 I left it and started working on myself. As a front end developer and WordPress tinkerer I started taking freelance projects later October’12 via oDesk and other places. Income Report…