Émile Perron

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The first sprint of Koalati’s move to the cloud is completed! 🥳⁣

5 days ago
As I talked about in my previous post, I have set up a 5-month plan to revamp Koalati, my website quality control SaaS. I have organized the development in 7 sprints, plus a sprint zero to set things up before I could get started.⁣ Sprint 0 was already completed when...
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Taking a break to gather energy and focus ⚡️🧠⁣

July 25th 2020
I haven’t posted on Instagram in over a month. I also didn’t do a lot of work on my personal projects in the past two months or so. I had a lot of things on my plate, and I kind of froze for a while. But I also took some...
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Status update: I’m still very much alive! 👨🏻‍💻⁣

June 18th 2020
It’s been a quiet few days on here for me. I suddenly became really busy at work, and I have a lot of interesting side projects in progress as well. There are also a lot of things going on in my personal life; good things, don’t worry!⁣ So, with everything...
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I was overwhelmed and unmotivated... 😰⁣

June 5th 2020
These past week or two, although my workload in my day job was lighter than usual, I felt a bit overwhelmed. I always have a lot of side projects, and every now and again things pop up in every project all at once, and I have to figure out how...
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Keeping your audience engaged with a mailing list 📨⁣

May 27th 2020
When I was doing research on how to promote my new book, many articles stated that one of the most important things to do was to engage with my readers using a mailing list.⁣ Obviously, this is an option that requires you to put in a lot of time and...
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I wrote and published a book! 🤩📒⁣⁣

May 24th 2020
I am incredibly excited to share this news with all of you, friends and followers from the IG dev community. I started working on this project a couple years ago without really thinking that it would ever make its way to the publication stage.⁣⁣ To be honest, I was scared...
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Tomorrow, I am launching a book! 🤩⁣

May 23rd 2020
If you haven’t been following my stories in the past few days, now you know! ⁣ When in Doubt: Applying the Programmer’s Debugging Mindset to Your Everyday Life is coming out tomorrow, and I couldn’t be more excited! ⁣⁣ I am not going to say more for now, but in...
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Today, I used Vue.js in a project for the first time! ⚡️⁣

May 11th 2020
A little while back, I started learning a bit of Vue.js because I thought it would be useful for my projects in the future. I didn’t get really far in the course however, as the project I was planning on building with Vue got cancelled... which was a bit hard...
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The visual revamp of @koalatiapp’s website is now live! 🐨⁣

May 9th 2020
A couple weeks ago, I got started building a landing page for Koalati. When I completed the landing page, I realized that although it looked good, it didn’t really match the visuals of the other pages. So, what did I do? I revamped the entire website to match, of course!...
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Working on user acquisition 🗣⁣

April 29th 2020
I spent quite a bit of time lately trying to write content and think of possible layouts for some landing pages I wanted to build for Koalati. Although I had put a lot of time and effort into the app itself, I have to admit that very little work was...
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